About the Author
In 1964, Schmalstieg came to Penn State as an associate professor of Slavic languages and in 1967, was advanced to the rank of professor. He served as acting head of the Department of Slavic Languages from 1965 to 1969 and as head from 1969 until 1991.
Schmalstieg was a member of the Institute for the Arts and Humanities, awarded the Faculty Scholar's Medal in 1983 and recognized by the University of Kaunas, Lithuania, which awarded him an honorary doctorate in 1994.
An Introduction to Modern Lithuanian (with A. Klimas and L. Dambriunas), viii + 471 pp. Reissued in paper back ed. in 1999 as Beginner's Lithuanian by Hippocrene Books.
An Old Prussian Grammar: The Phonology and Morphology of the Three Catechisms. The Pennsylvania State University Press, 1974.
Studies in Old Prussian. The Pennsylvania State University Press, 1976.
An Introduction to Old Church Slavic. 2nd ed. 1983. Slavica Publishers.
Indo-European Linguistics: A New Synthesis. The Pennsylvania State University Press, 1980.
A Lithuanian Historical Syntax. Columbus, OH: Slavica Publishers, 1988.
Beginning Hittite. (with Warren M. Held and Janet E. Gertz) Columbus, OH: Slavica Publishers, 1988.
A Student Guide to the Genitive of Agent in the Indo-European Languages. Journal of Indo-European Studies, Monograph 14. 1995.
An Introduction to Old Russian. Journal of Indo-European Studies, Monograph 15. 1995.
The Historical Morphology of the Baltic Verb. Journal of Indo-European Studies, Monograph 37. 2000.