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Education: Ph.D., Stanford University
Interests: German Idealism, European Romanticism, Intellectual & cultural history (18th-20th centuries), literary & cultural theory, history of science, psychology, & the humanities, Austrian studies
Professor; Raymond Dickson, Alton C. Allen and Dillon Anderson Centennial Professor; Director, Linguistics Research Center; Director, Texas German Dialect Project
Education: Ph.D., Linguistics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Interests: Syntax, Lexical Semantics, Computational Lexicography, Language Contact & Variation, Contrastive Linguistics, Corpus Linguistics, Pragmatics, Morphology, Endangered Languages, Phonology
Education: Ph.D. Comparative Literature, University of Minnesota (Twin Cities)
Interests: Post 45 German & German-Jewish, modern Dutch, and modern Jewish literature & culture; Holocaust; ethnic minorities in Europe; autobiography, cultural memory, trauma, race & gender, sexual violence in armed conflict.
Education: Ph.D., Comparative Literature and Modern Culture, University of Copenhagen
Interests: Danish Language and Culture, Scandinavian and Nordic Culture, Cultural Theory, Comics and Graphic Novels, Popular Culture, Theory and Practice
Education: Ph.D., Georgetown University
Interests: Foreign language pedagogy; curriculum development; second language writing; systemic functional linguistics; language teacher education; reflective teaching and learning
Professor, Texas Chair of German Literature and Culture
Education: Ph.D., University of Hannover, Germany
Interests: German film, Weimar culture, modernism and the avant-garde, the culture of the metropolis, fascist aesthetics, working-class culture, Marxist theory
Associate Professor, Chair
Education: Ph.D., German Literature, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Interests: (1) Early modern German & European literary & cultural history (1450-1700), early modern globalization, poetics, rhetoric. (2) small countries in Europe, contemporary Switzerland.
Associate Professor Emeritus
Education: Ph.D., German, University of Southern California, Los Angeles
Interests: Comparative, intercultural media and genre studies, especially in Central European and German-American Contexts. Exile literature and exile film.
Education: Ph.D., German, University of Wisconsin (Madison)
Interests: German literature post 1945, German media, applications of literary theory to reading and writing in a foreign language, foreign language acquisition and advanced learners
Education: Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
Interests: Foreign Language Pedagogy; Inter- and Transcultural Communicative Competence; Instructional Design and Curricular Development; Language Teacher Professional Development
Education: PhD, Indo-European Linguistics, Scandinavian Studies, University of Wisconsin (Madison)
Interests: Sami Culture & Civilization, Scandinavian Studies, Norwegian Language & Literature, Scandinavian Music, Scandinavian Linguistics, Old Norse Language & Literature, Wagner's Operas
Education: Ph.D. Comparative Literature, University of California, Berkeley
Interests: Nineteenth- and early-twentieth-century European literature, culture, and film; women writers and women's and gender studies; literary and cultural theory; Scandinavian film.