Associate Professor of German
Staatsexamen: State Board Examination - MA; Postgraduate Degree in English Studies; Ph.D. , Eberhard-Karls-Universität Tübingen, Germany; University of Nottingham, England; University of California, Santa Barbara 2013
Courses: Fall 2013
Paideia Seminar 3A
Germany and the New Europe, Transnational writing in contemporary German Literature, The new Berlin, Literature of Migration, Transnational Identity Narratives, Eco-Pedagogy in Mondern Languages, Eco-Criticism in Film Studies
Book on Heinrich von Kleist, a German classic.
Articles on Monika Maron, a contemporary Berlin author.
Presentations on Memory, Identity, and the German Pasts.
Presentations on Transnational writing in German.
Honors & Awards
Southwestern University Teaching Award 2005.
Awards and Fellowships to support research projects abroad. (DAAD, Mellon, Cullen, and others)