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Beate I. Allert
SC 256
(765) 494-3865
Professor of German, Comparative Literature, and Film; Director of Graduate Studies/SLC

German and Comparative Literature, esp. 18th and 19th centuries, Enlightenment, Weimar Classicism, Romanticism, Hermeneutics, Critical Theory, Metaphor, Ekphrasis, Visual-Verbal Dynamics, Color Theories, Film studies

John Sundquist
SC 170
(765) 496-3936
Associate Professor of German and Linguistics; Chair of German and Russian

Historical Germanic Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Language Variation and Change, Second Language Acquisition Theory, Language Pedagogy

Jeffrey Turco
SC 262
Assistant Professor of German; Comparative Literature; Medieval and Renaissance Studies; Religious Studies

Medieval German Literature, Old Norse-Icelandic Literature, Germanic Folklore and Mythography, History of Science, Opera Studies, Medieval Italian Literature

Jennifer William
SC 190
(765) 494-3833
Professor of German

20th and 21st century literature and film, theory of the novel and narrative, applied cognitive metaphor theory

Continuing Lecturers

Jason Baumer
SC 210
Continuing Lecturer in German; Course Coordinator
Marc Rathmann
SC 272
(765) 494-7647
Continuing Lecturer in German

Business German, German Applied Linguistics

Emeriti Faculty

Fritz Cohen
SC 146G
Professor Emeritus of German
Christiane Keck
SC 146G
Professor Emerita of German

German Language and Literature

Herbert Rowland
SC 146G
Professor Emeritus of German

Late Eighteenth, early Nineteenth centuries, Goethe, Lessing, Hans Christian Andersen, poetic realism, Danish-German literary relations, Danish-American and German-American literary relations

Leon L. Titche
SC 146G
Professor Emeritus of German

20th century fiction, comparative literature, classical mythology.

Erdmute W White
SC 146G
(765) 494-9307
Professor Emerita of French
Joseph Wipf
SC 146G
Professor Emeritus of German and Second Language Acquisition


Irina Hinkle
SC 254

Limited Term Lecturers

Charlotte Jost
SC G054
Limited Term Lecturer in German
Claudia Mueller-Greene

Limited Term Lecturer in German

Visiting Scholars

Lynne Miles-Morillo
SC G057
(765) 494-9719
Visiting Assistant Professor in German

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