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College of Arts & Sciences
Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures


People in the German Program

Faculty | Affiliated FacultyAdjunct Instructors | Graduate Students

Faculty
Lara Ducate, Associate Professor of German and Linguistics
PhD, University of Texas at Austin
Applied linguistics, teacher training, computer-mediated communication
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Kurt Goblirsch, Professor of German and Linguistics
PhD, University of Minnesota
Germanic linguistics (German, Scandinavian, English, Dutch, Frisian), historical phonology, dialectology, medieval literature (mythology, heroic poetry, Minnesang)
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Michael House, Assistant Professor of German
PhD, Princeton University
German Idealism, Romanticism and the Enlightenment, Philosophy of Religion and Nature, Origins and Foundations of the Human Sciences
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Yvonne Ivory, Associate Professor of German and Comparative Literature
PhD, University of California, Los Angeles
German and British literature of the Fin de Siècle, the history of sexuality, Thomas Mann
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Agnes Mueller, College of Arts & Sciences Distinguished Professor of the Humanities, Professor of German and Comparative Literature
PhD, Vanderbilt University
20th and 21st century German literature, gender studies, German-Jewish literature
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Brad Owens, Senior Instructor
MAT and MIBS, University of South Carolina
German language, Business German
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Kristina Štefanić Brown, Instructor
PhD, University of South Carolina
German and Italian language, contemporary German and Italian literatures and cinemas, German-Jewish authors, and Holocaust and trauma literature
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Nicholas Vazsonyi, Professor of German and Comparative Literature
PhD, University of California, Los Angeles
18th-20th century German literature and music, Wagner, post-war German film
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Adjunct instructors
Ursula Engelbrecht, MA, University of South Carolina e-mail
Ray Knight, MA, University of South Carolina e-mail
Caroline Oates, MAT, University of South Carolina e-mail
Kasarah Menegon, MA, Bowling Green State University e-mail
 
Graduate Students and Teaching Assistants
Kaitlin Carpenter, MA student in German e-mail
Christos Giantsidis, MA student in German e-mail
Claudia Heinemann-Priest, PhD student in Comparative Literature
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Michael Highlander, PhD student in Linguistics e-mail
 Maggie Johnson, MAT student in German e-mail
 Julie Radney, MAT student in German e-mail
Besnike Mulliqi, MA student in German e-mail
Ethan Rosenberger, MAT student in German e-mail
Nicole Willis, MAT student in German e-mail
Jingsheng Zhang, PhD student in Comparative Literature e-mail