Patrick Greaney

Patrick Greaney

Professor
German Program
19th & 20th C. German and French literature. History and theory of the avant-garde. Critical theory. Modern and contemporary art.
Saskia Hintz

Saskia Hintz

Teaching Professor of Distinction • German upper division language coordinator
German Program
Second language acquisition. Literature, art, and creative writing in the language classroom. Contemporary Germany.
Arne Hoecker

Arne Höcker

Associate Professor • Associate Chair of Graduate Studies
German Program
German Literature and Culture from the 18th century to the present; literary theory; history and theory of scientific cultures.
Berit Jany

Berit Jany

Associate Teaching Professor • German lower division language coordinator • Undergraduate faculty advisor
German Program
SLA, Interculturality, Holistic Foreign Language Teaching and Learning, German-Americana, Anabaptism and Pietism.
Adrienne Merritt

Adrienne Merritt

Assistant Professor
German Program
Afro- and Black German cultural production, Germanic medieval literature and culture, beguine mysticism, queer theory of affect, aesthetics, and phenomenology, antiracist pedagogy, decolonization and/in German studies.
Helmut Muller-Sievers

Helmut Muller-Sievers

Professor
German Program
Literature, science, philosophy, and the history of philosophy and interpretation.
Ann Schmiesing

Ann Schmiesing

Professor • Senior Vice Provost for Academic Resource Management
German Program
18th and 19th-century German and Norwegian literature and culture. Fairy tales and folklore. Lessing and the Enlightenment. Disability studies.
Nadia Schuman

Nadia Schuman

Visiting Assistant Professor
German Program
19th century German Romanticism, Political Romanticism, Romantic nationalism and populism. Romantic nihilism.
Lauren Stone

Lauren Stone

Assistant Professor
German Program
Literature and culture from the late 18th to the early 20th centuries and their points of intersection with the German philosophical tradition since Kant.
Beverly Weber

Beverly Weber

Professor • Chair • Faculty in Jewish Studies • Associate Faculty of Gender and Women's Studies • International Affairs Faculty Committee • Affiliate Faculty of Ethnic Studies and Film Studies
German Program
Cultural studies; Comparative Literature; Race, gender, and migration; precarity and intimacy; post 1945 literature and film; Islam in Europe; feminisms.