Institute of German Sign Language and Communication of the Deaf, Universität Hamburg

Gorck-Fock-Wall 7

20354 Hamburg


Legal Form and Legal Representation

DGS-Korpus is a project carried out at the Institute of German Sign Language and Communication of the Deaf at Universität Hamburg which is a public corporation represented by Prof. Dr. Dieter Lenzen, president of Universität Hamburg, Mittelweg 177, 20148 Hamburg.

Supervisory authority

Ministry of Science, Research, Equalities and Districts of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg

Hamburger Straße 37, 22083 Hamburg, Germany

Value Added Tax (VAT) Identification Number

DE 245 584 140

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Thomas Hanke

Universität Hamburg

Institut für Deutsche Gebärdensprache und Kommunikation Gehörloser

Gorch-Fock-Wall 7

20354 Hamburg

Phone +49 40 42838 3240

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