People

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William Baker
Ph.D. Candidate / GTA
baker.1571@osu.edu

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Harrison Baldwin
Doctoral Student / GTA
baldwin.190@osu.edu

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Ulrike Baur
Master's Student / University Fellow
baur.31@osu.edu

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Barbara Becker-Cantarino
Professor Emerita
becker-cantarino.1@osu.edu
  • German literary culture from 1600 - 20th c.
  • sexuality, gender and Romanticism
  • the construction & representation of gender

Birkhold

Matthew H. Birkhold
Assistant Professor
birkhold.22@osu.edu
  • Law, culture, and the humanities
  • Environmental humanities
  • German literature and music, 1750-1945

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Marilyn Johns Blackwell
Professor Emerita
blackwell.4@osu.edu
  • 19th- & 20th-c. drama & prose;
  • Feminist criticism; Film.

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Kassi Burnett
Ph.D. Candidate / Fulbright Research Fellow
burnett.126@osu.edu

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Katra A. Byram
Associate Professor, Director of Undergraduate Studies
byram.4@osu.edu
  • Narrative theory
  • Second-language teaching
  • Literature and culture, 19th century-present

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Jorge Ernesto Clavo Abbass
Master's Student / GTA
clavoabbass.1@osu.edu

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Kathryn A. Corl
Associate Professor Emerita
corl.1@osu.edu
  • German Language & Culture
  • Second Language Acquisition
  • 2L Technology

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John E. Davidson
Professor
davidson.92@osu.edu
  • Film aesthetics and history
  • German feature and avant-garde

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Caleb Davis
Master's Student / GTA
davis.5470@osu.edu

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Meaghann Dynes
Doctoral Student / GTA
dynes.19@osu.edu

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Helen Fehervary
Professor Emerita
fehervary.1@osu.edu
  • 20th-century German literature
  • Comparative literature
  • Drama and Theatre

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Bernd Fischer
Professor
fischer.5@osu.edu
  • German, Literature, Culture & Thought
  • National Imaginaries & Transculturality
  • German-Jewish Thought around 1800

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Jeff Frazier
Lecturer
frazier.254@osu.edu
  • Beginning & Intermediate German Language Instruction
  • 20th c. German and Austrian History & Culture

Sonia Gollance Yiddish Ohio State

Sonia Gollance
Visiting Assistant Professor and Director of Yiddish Studies
gollance.1@osu.edu
  • Yiddish Literature and Culture
  • German-Jewish Studies
  • Performance Studies

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Anna A. Grotans
Associate Professor
grotans.1@osu.edu
  • Medieval German Studies
  • Germanic Philology
  • Paleography

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Werner Haas
Professor Emeritus
haas.1@osu.edu
  • Austrian history
  • German language instruction
  • German language textbooks

Gary L. Hayward Fiscal/HR Associate Germanic LL

Gary Hayward
Fiscal/HR Associate
614/688-1448
hayward.13@osu.edu
  • P-Card; Procurement
  • T-Request; Travel arranging
  • Equipment; Surplus

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Barbara A. Heck
Lecturer
heck.17@osu.edu
  • German language and culture
  • German for the professions

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Robert C. Holub
Ohio Eminent Scholar, Professor, and Chair
614-292-6985
holub.5@osu.edu
  • Heine, Nietzsche, Habermas
  • 19th & 20th century literary and intellectual history
  • Holocaust and Film

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Neil G. Jacobs
Professor Emeritus
jacobs.8@osu.edu
  • Yiddish phonology & morphology
  • history of the Yiddish language
  • Yiddish linguistic geography

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Steven Joyce
Associate Professor
419-755-4284
joyce.3@osu.edu
  • Thomas Bernhard; G.B. Shaw;
  • Literary theory; Translation.

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Merrill Kaplan
Associate Professor and Director of Scandinavian Studies
kaplan.103@osu.edu
  • Folklore on and off the Internet
  • Legend and folk belief
  • Old Norse-Icelandic literature

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Elizabeth Keith
Master's Student / GTA
keith.253@osu.edu

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Madelyn (Maddie) Kindig
Doctoral Student / GTA
kindig.13@osu.edu

Kocsis GTA

Renee Kocsis
Master's Student / GTA
kocsis.20@osu.edu

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Katie Kotol
Fiscal/HR Manager
(614) 292-9528
kotol.1@osu.edu
  • Employment Contracts; HR
  • Payroll; Fee Waivers
  • Departmental Budget

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Joshua Kramer
Doctoral Student / GTA
kramer.599@osu.edu

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Jakob Limbert
Master's Student / GTA
limbert.37@osu.edu

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Carly Martin
Ph.D. Candidate / Kade Dissertation Fellow
martin.2479@osu.edu

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Catherine Maynard
Master's Student
maynard.292@osu.edu

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May Mergenthaler
Associate Professor
mergenthaler.4@osu.edu
  • German literature, culture, and thought
  • The public sphere
  • Ecocriticism & Environmental Humanities

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Natascha Miller
Academic Program Coordinator, Web Editor
(614) 292-6985
miller.521@osu.edu
  • Academic services
  • Dept. administrative operations
  • Scheduling, enrollment, grades

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Carolin Mueller
Ph.D. Candidate / Presidential Fellow
mueller.377@osu.edu

Melissa Nolan Ohio State

Melissa Nolan-Epperson
Master's Student / GTA
nolan-epperson.1@osu.edu

Jason Owens

Jason Owens
Visiting Scholar
(605) 691-1066
owens.1132@osu.edu
  • Echoes of German Colonialism in Africa (Namibia)
  • Popular Culture of the East Bloc
  • U.S. Military in Germany (in Peacetime)

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Tricia Pelkington
Master's Student / GTA
pelkington.1@osu.edu

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Paul Reitter
Professor, Director of Graduate Studies
reitter.4@osu.edu
  • German-Jewish Culture
  • History of Higher Education
  • Modernism

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Kevin A. Richards
Lecturer / Outreach Coordinator
richards.113@osu.edu
  • Cognitive Cultural Studies
  • Gender and National Identity
  • German Science Fiction

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Bethany A. Richetti
Lecturer
richetti.2@osu.edu
  • German Realism
  • 19th century German Visual Arts

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Agi Riskó
Lecturer
risko.1@osu.edu
  • Swedish language and culture

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Ann Sophie Roehm
Doctoral Student / Kade First-year Fellow
roehm.23@osu.edu

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Andy Spencer
Undergraduate Advising Coordinator
292-8485
spencer.4@osu.edu
  • Study Abroad
  • Editor of Communications of the International Brecht Society

Amy Kepple Strawser - Germanic Dept. at Ohio State

Amy Strawser
Lecturer
strawser.22@osu.edu
  • Literary Translation
  • Women's Literature
  • Poetry

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Carmen Taleghani-Nikazm
Professor, Director of Undergraduate German Language Instruction
taleghani-nikazm.1@osu.edu
  • Language use in social interaction
  • Interactional competence in second language
  • L2 teaching

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Josephine Templer
Master's Student / GTA
templer.2@osu.edu

Traylor

Sarah Traylor
Lecturer
traylor.50@osu.edu

Uskokovic

Budimka Uskokovic
Ph.D. Candidate / GTA
uskokovic.2@osu.edu

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Johannes Vith
Doctoral Student / GTA
vith.1@osu.edu

G. Vitt

Gisela Vitt
Professor Emerita
vitt.2@osu.edu
  • Comparative Literature
  • European Romanticism
  • Stylistics

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Harry Vredeveld
Professor Emeritus
vredeveld.1@osu.edu
  • Neo-Latin poetry in northern Europe during the 15th &16th c

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Gina Wrobel
Doctoral Student
wrobel.31@osu.edu