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Nicholas Jones

August 15, 2023

Nicholas Jones Teaching Assistant Professor of German   Education Ph.D. German Studies, UNC-Chapel Hill and Duke University, 2023 Intellectual Biography Nicholas Jones works on German literary modernism and film in the twentieth century. He received his Ph.D. from the Carolina-Duke … Read more

Jocelyn Aksin

June 26, 2023

Jocelyn Aksin Teaching Assistant Professor of German Education Ph.D., Germanic Languages and Literatures, Washington University in St. Louis Intellectual Biography Jocelyn Aksin’s research is based in Turkish-German Studies with a focus on shared memory cultures between Turkey and Germany. She … Read more

Sophia Strietholt

June 26, 2023

Sophia Strietholt Teaching Assistant Professor, Language Program Director Education Ph.D., German and Second Language Acquisition, University of Wisconsin­­­­–Madison, 2023 Intellectual Biography & Awards My research interests largely focus on interdisciplinary approaches to second language learning, including – but not limited … Read more

Adi Nester

August 24, 2020

Adi Nester Assistant Professor and Levine-Sklut Fellow in Jewish Studies Education Ph.D., German Studies, University of Colorado Boulder Intellectual Biography & Awards My research and teaching interests focus on the interrelations of music, literature, theology, and political theory in the … Read more

Ruth von Bernuth

February 25, 2019

Ruth von Bernuth Professor of German Education PhD., Medieval and Early Modern German Literature, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin Intellectual Biography & Awards My research interests are in German and Yiddish literature and culture of the late medieval-early modern period, or the fifteenth … Read more

David Pike

November 15, 2017

David Pike Professor of German Education Ph.D., Germanic Languages and Literatures, Stanford University 20th Century Literature, East German & Soviet Culture & Politics Intellectual Biography & Awards I have spent the better part of my professional life studying cultural issues … Read more

Paul Roberge

November 15, 2017

Paul Roberge Professor of Germanic Languages; Joint Professor of Linguistics Education Ph.D., Linguistics, University of Michigan Intellectual Biography & Awards Paul Roberge is professor of Germanic languages, joint professor of linguistics, and former chair of the Department of Linguistics at … Read more

Eric Downing

November 14, 2017

Eric Downing Gerhard L. Weinberg Distinguished Professor of German, English, and Comparative Literature; Adjunct Professor of Classics Education Ph.D., Comparative Literature, University of California at Berkeley (German, Greek, and Latin) Intellectual Biography & Awards My graduate studies were in Comparative Literature … Read more

Inga Pollmann

October 3, 2017

Inga Pollmann Associate Professor of German; Associate Professor of Comparative Literature; Director of Graduate Admissions Education Ph.D., Cinema and Media Studies, University of Chicago Intellectual Biography & Awards My scholarly work focuses on the history of film theory. My primary … Read more

Priscilla Layne

September 28, 2017

Priscilla Layne Professor of German; Adjunct Associate Professor of African and Afro-American Studies; Director of the Center for European Studies; Departmental Diversity Liaison Education Ph.D., German Studies, University of California at Berkeley Intellectual Biography & Awards Priscilla’s first book, White … Read more