German Studies

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All courses, faculty listings, and curricular and degree requirements described herein are subject to change or deletion without notice. Updates may be found on the Academic Senate website:

Program Director

Todd Kontje, Professor, Literature


Frank Biess, Associate Professor, History

William M. Chandler, Professor, Political Science

Fatima El-Tayeb, Associate Professor, Literature

Harvey S. Goldman, Professor, Sociology

Michael O. Hardimon, Associate Professor, Philosophy

Deborah Hertz, Professor, History

Lisa Lampert Weissig, Professor, Literature

William A. O’Brien, Associate Professor, Literature

Esra Özyürek, Associate Professor, Anthropology

Patrick Patterson, Associate Professor, History

Carol Plantamura, Professor Emerita, Music

John Rouse, Associate Professor, Theatre and Dance

Donald P. Rutherford, Professor, Philosophy

Jane Stevens, Associate Professor, Music

Tracy B. Strong, Professor, Political Science

Cynthia Walk, Associate Professor Emerita, Literature

Eric Watkins, Professor, Philosophy