College Advisors

For genereal inquiries about any foreign language study, the CLAS advisors are the best starting point. They can also connect you with a specific language advisor or faculty member on the departmental level. For specific advising on German Studies and German language classes, please contact the Director of Undergraduate Studies.

Undergraduate Academic Advisor, Departments of African & African-American Studies; American Studies; French, Francophone & Italian Studies; German Studies; Latin American & Caribbean Studies; Spanish & Portuguese; and Women, Gender, & Sexuality Studies
785-864-3500
Wescoe Hall, Room 2650D
Office Hours:

M – F, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Walk-ins on Wednesdays 1:00 – 4:00 pm 

or by appointment 

Graduate Academic Advisor, Classics, East Asian Languages & Cultures, French, Francophone & Italian Studies, German Studies, Philosophy, Slavic Languages & Literatures, Spanish & Portuguese
785-864-1528
Wescoe Hall, Room 3107
Office Hours:

M – F: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm and by appointment


Faculty Advisor for Majors and Minors

Assistant Professor
Wescoe Hall, Room 2076
Spring Office Hours:

M, W: 2:00 – 3:00 pm and by appointment

 

Teaching interests: Twentieth-century German and Austrian literature and visual culture; German language; German-Jewish culture; theories of comedy and comic literature

Research interests: Twentieth-century German and Austrian literature and visual culture; German-Jewish modernity; theories of satire, comedy, tragedy and irony; the Frankfurt School/critical theory; Hegel and German Idealism


German Language Program Coordinator

Lecturer, Academic Program Associate, German Language Proficiency Sequence Coordinator, Study Abroad Program Director (Eutin, Germany), Ph.D. - Germanic Languages & Literatures, University of Kansas
785-864-9250
Wescoe Hall, Room 2077

Spring Office Hours:

W, R: 12:00 – 1:00 pm

Research and teaching Interests: German language and culture, applied linguistics, instructed second language acquisition.


Director of Undergraduate Studies

Associate Professor
785-864-9174
Wescoe Hall, Room 2078
Spring Office Hours:

W: 9:00 – 11:00 am and by appointment at the Max Kade Center  

Teaching interests: the German transatlantic experience, German literature of the modern era, introduction to contemporary German-speaking Europe

Research interests: World War I Immigrant poetry published in the United States, immigrant identity formation, cultural transfer


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