Standing Faculty

  • Associate Professor of the History of Art, with secondary appointment in Germanic Languages and Literatures

    Art and material culture of France, Germany and Britain in the mid to late nineteenth century, with an emphasis on cross-national developments in the histories of science, politics, psychology, and sexuality.

  • Assistant Professor and Graduate Chair

    20th-century literature, film studies, French literature and film, modernism and the postmodern

  • Executive Director of Language Instruction for the School of Arts & Sciences

    Second language acquisition, curriculum design, blended learning

  • Associate Professor of Germanic Languages

    Yiddish language, Yiddish literature in translation, gender and Jewish literature, Jewish American literature, Jewish film, literary translation

  • Edmund J. and Louise W. Kahn Term Professor of German

    Romanticism; Goethe; 19th-century literature; material culture/object theory; inter-arts/intermediality; sculpture in literature and film; narrative theory, description, and ekphrasis; gender studies

  • Class of 1942 Endowed Term Professor of German

    18th-century literature, gender studies, cultural studies, cinema studies, history of the body, environmental humanities, 20th-century history novel, Dutch literature and culture

  • Christopher H. Browne Distinguished Professor in the School of Arts & Sciences

    18th - early 20th century literature, comparative literature, aesthetic theory, German-Jewish writing

  • Associate Professor of German

    environmental humanities, translation and multilingualism, cultural memory, public history and humanities