Ari Páll Kristinsson

Research Professor
Language Planning Department
Email:
ari.pall.kristinsson [at] arnastofnun.is
Work phone:
(+354) 525 4442
Location:
Laugavegur 13

 

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Research Professor.
Head of Language Planning Department. Advice on language usage. Research on the Icelandic language, language use, and language policy. Editor of the journal Orð og tunga 2015–2018.


 

Employment history: 

Director of the Icelandic Language Institute 1996–2006
Language consultant at RÚV Broadcasting Service 1993–1996
Linguist at the Icelandic Language Institute 1990–1992
Upper secondary school teacher 1984–1990
Other former responsibilities include:
Vice Chairman of The Language Council for Icelandic Sign Language 2011–2015
Chairman of the Icelandic Place Names Committee 1998–2006
Chairman of the Icelandic Linguistics Society 1995–1997, and 2013–2015

 

Education: 

Ph.D. in Icelandic Linguistics 2009
Cand. mag. in Icelandic Linguistics 1987
Certificate in Pedagogy and Educational Theory 1987
BA in Icelandic and General Linguistics 1982


Other studies include:

Linguistics at University of Oslo 1999

Linguistic Society of America Summer Institute Michigan 2003

Publications 

Recent publications:

2018. Ed. Orð og tunga 20. ISSN 1022-4610.

2018. (U)forståelige love, domme og digital formidling. [(In)comprehensible law, judgements, and digital communication.] (Co-authors Sigrún Steingrímsdóttir, Birgitta Guðmundsdóttir & Olga M. Cilia.) Sprog og kommunikation i digital borgerbetjening. Rapport fra Nordisk klarsprogskonference København, 4.–5.maj 2017. Eds. Anne Kjærgaard & Johanne Lauridsen. Copenhagen: Nätverket för språknämnderna i Norden. Pp. 25–32. ISSN 2246-8919.

2017. Terminologiske oplysninger som en del af det almensproglige: webportalen málið.is. [Terminological data presented as part of LGP information: The web portal málið.is.] (Co-authors Halldóra Jónsdóttir & Steinþór Steingrímsson.) Hvem er brukerne av terminologiske ressurser – og hvordan når vi ut til dem? Rapport fra NORDTERM 2017 Kongsberg, Norge 12.–15. juni 2017. Eds. Marianne Aasgaard & Ole Våge. Oslo: Språkrådet i Norge. Pp. 90–96. ISBN: 978-82-93424-07-9.

2017. Málheimar. Sitthvað um málstefnu og málnotkun. [Worlds of language. On language policy and language use.] Reykjavik: Háskólaútgáfan [University of Iceland Press]. 214 pp.
ISBN 978-9935-23-150-5.

2017. Ed. Orð og tunga 19. ISSN 1022-4610.

Selected publications APK.pdf

 
Name Position Email Phone
Aðalsteinn Hákonarson Project Manager adalsteinn.hakonarson [at] arnastofnun.is (354) 525 4433
Antonio Costanzo Security Guard antonio.costanzo [at] arnastofnun.is 525 4019
Ari Páll Kristinsson Research Professor ari.pall.kristinsson [at] arnastofnun.is (+354) 525 4442
Ágústa Þorbergsdóttir Project Manager agusta.thorbergsdottir [at] arnastofnun.is (+354) 525 4440
Ásta Svavarsdóttir Senior Research Lecturer (UK) - Associate Research Professor (USA) asta.svavarsdottir [at] arnastofnun.is (+354) 525 4437
Einar Haraldsson Security Guard einar.haraldsson [at] arnastofnun.is 525 4019
Emily Lethbridge Research Lecturer emily.lethbridge [at] arnastofnun.is 865 5783
Eva María Jónsdóttir Public Relations and Web Manager eva.maria.jonsdottir [at] arnastofnun.is (+354) 525 4030
Gísli Sigurðsson Research Professor gisli.sigurdsson [at] arnastofnun.is (+354) 525 4013
Guðný Ragnarsdóttir Librarian gudny.ragnarsdottir [at] arnastofnun.is (+354) 525 4022
Guðrún Ása Grímsdóttir Research Professor gudrun.asa.grimsdottir [at] arnastofnun.is (+354) 525 4026
Guðrún Nordal Director gudrun.nordal [at] arnastofnun.is (+354) 525 4011
Guðvarður Már Gunnlaugsson Senior Research Lecturer (UK) - Associate Research Professor (USA) gudvardur.mar.gunnlaugsson [at] arnastofnun.is (+354) 525 4024
Halldóra Jónsdóttir Project Manager halldora.jonsdottir [at] arnastofnun.is (+354) 525 4431
Haukur Þorgeirsson Senior Research Lecturer (UK) - Associate Research Professor (USA) haukur.thorgeirsson [at] arnastofnun.is (+354) 525 4017
Helga Hilmisdóttir Research Lecturer helga.hilmisdottir [at] arnastofnun.is (+354) 525 4443
Ingibjörg Þórisdóttir Project Manager ingibjorg.thorisdottir [at] arnastofnun.is 562 6050
Jóhann Kristján Konráðsson Security Guard johann.konradsson [at] arnastofnun.is 525 4019
Jóhanna Ólafsdóttir Photographer johanna.olafsdottir [at] arnastofnun.is (+354) 525 4021
Jóhannes B. Sigtryggsson Research Lecturer johannes.b.sigtryggsson [at] arnastofnun.is (+354) 525 4441
Kári Kaaber Project Manager kari.kaaber [at] arnastofnun.is (+354) 562 6050
Kristín Bjarnadóttir Senior Research Lecturer (UK) - Associate Research Professor (USA) kristin.bjarnadottir [at] arnastofnun.is (+354) 525 4449
Margrét Eggertsdóttir Research Professor margret.eggertsdottir [at] arnastofnun.is (+354) 525 4014
Rakel Pálsdóttir Project Manager rakel.palsdottir [at] arnastofnun.is (+354) 525 4010
Rósa Þorsteinsdóttir Research Lecturer rosa.thorsteinsdottir [at] arnastofnun.is (+354) 525 4020
Sigurborg Kristín Stefánsdóttir Financial Manager sigurborg.stefansdottir [at] arnastofnun.is (+354) 525 4025
Soffía Guðný Guðmundsdóttir Project Manager ( (on leave 2017–2018) soffia.gudny.gudmundsdottir [at] arnastofnun.is  
Steinunn Aradóttir Records Manager steinunn.aradottir [at] arnastofnun.is (+354) 525 4687
Steinþór Steingrímsson Project Manager steinthor.steingrimsson [at] arnastofnun.is (+354) 525 4438
Svanhildur María Gunnarsdóttir Museum Educator svanhildur.maria.gunnarsdottir [at] arnastofnun.is (+354) 822 0121
Svanhildur Óskarsdóttir Senior Research Lecturer (UK) - Associate Research Professor (USA) svanhildur.oskarsdottir [at] arnastofnun.is (+354) 525 4012
Úlfar Bragason Research Professor ulfar.bragason [at] arnastofnun.is (+354) 562 6050
Vasarė Rastonis Conservator vasare.rastonis [at] arnastofnun.is 525 4033
Þórdís Úlfarsdóttir Editor thordis.ulfarsdottir [at] arnastofnun.is (+354) 525 4435
Þórunn Sigurðardóttir Research Professor thorunn.sigurdardottir [at] arnastofnun.is (+354) 525 4016