Caleb Davis

Caleb Davis

Caleb Davis

Doctoral Student / on Academic Leave 2022-23


2020 M.A The Ohio State University, Germanic Languages and Literatures 
2017  B.A. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, GSLL; Russian Language and Culture, Double major English Linguistics 

Relevant Experience 

2019  Englischtrainer für FSA GmbH; Berufsförderungswerk Dresden 
2018  Praktikum bei Deutsche Akademie für Sprachen (D.A.S.) & DAS Sommer Camp; camp counselor for a German immersion camp 
2017- Private German Language tutor for University and High School students 
2016  Praktikum bei Medienbüro am Reichstag GmbH; translation and media releases 

Abroad Experience 

2021  Felice M. Graduate Stipend Award for research, Germany 
2018  Erasmus+, DAAD Exchange with Technische Universität Dresden 
2016  Institute for the International Education of Students (IES) Berlin 

Academic Publications 

2020  M.A. Thesis “Man Stellt Denkmäler nicht auf den flachen Asphalt” - Nationalism and Narrative in Commemorative “Siegfried” Monuments in Weimar- and Nazi Germany 
2016  “Research Attention to Liver Disease Burden”: UNC School of Medicine, AALSD submitted paper 

University Service 

2021  German Graduate Student Association: Vice President 
2020  Council of Graduate Students: Graduate Compensation and Benefits Committee 

Courses taught at Ohio State 

AU17-SP18    GERM 1101: German 1 
AU19-SP20   GERM 1102: German 2  
AU20-SP21   GERM 1103: German 3 (Hybrid) 
SU21             GERM 6101: Basic German for graduate students (DL) 

AU18           GERM 2254: Grimms’ Fairy Tales and their Afterlives 
AU19           GERM 2254: Grimms’ Fairy Tales and their Afterlives (DL) 
SP21            GERM 3252: The Holocaust in Literature and Film 

Research Interests 

Sites of memory and war monuments 
Weimar German film and culture 
Middle High German Language & Medieval German Literature 
Language and Translation