Prof. Dr. Beat Siebenhaar
worked as a research assistant at the Phonogram Archives from 1992 until 1998. He worked together with Fredi Stäheli
on the publication on the dialect situation in the city of Bern. Since spring 2008, Beat Siebenhaar is Professor of Variational Linguistics at the University of Leipzig
. He is interested in dialectology and variation linguistics, with a special focus on instrumental phonetics and speech synthesis.