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

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

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

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

Old Norse-Icelandic Literature, Medieval German Literature, Germanic Folklore and Mythography, Wagner, Medieval Italian Literature

Jen William
SC 146B
(765) 494-3834
Professor of German and SLC Head

20th and 21st century literature and film; cognitive-literary studies

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

Visiting Assistant Professor

Ibrahim Marazka
SC 105
Visiting Assistant Professor of German

Emeriti Faculty

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

German Language and Literature

Jay Rosellini

Professor Emeritus

Historical and political drama, GDR studies, dissident writers, Austrian studies, literature and politics, environmental studies, conservative intellectuals, right-wing populism.

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

Limited Term Lecturers

Irina Hinkel
SC 213
Limited Term Lecturer in German
Charlotte Jost
SC G054
Limited Term Lecturer in German
Claudia Mueller-Greene

Limited Term Lecturer in German
Aditi Rayarikar
SC 208
SLC Graduate student

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