Henk Schultink

Posted: June 2017

The LSA is saddened to report the passing of Henk Schultink this past January. Dr. Schultink, an LSA Life Member since 1952, was one of the leading figures in Dutch Linguistics. He was instrumental in founding the Landelijke Onderzoeksschool Taalkunde (LOT), a biannual linguistics institute featuring a lecture named in his honor. After his retirement from the University of Utrecht in 1986, he was dedicated to the historiography of Dutch linguistics.

You may read more about his life and work in English or Dutch.