Harald Burger (born 1940 in Duisburg) is a Swiss-German linguist. He received his Ph.D. in 1964 at the University of Zurich. (His dissertation Belisarius: Edition und Versuch einer Deutung is a study about the baroque author Jacob Bidermann). In 1975 Burger was appointed full professor of Germanic philology.
|Alma mater||University of Zurich|
|Institutions||University of Zurich|
|Doctoral advisor||Max Wehrli|
|Doctoral students||Jürg Häusermann|
In 1990 Harald Burger was naturalized in Switzerland. In 2006 he became professor emeritus.