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Department ofGermanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures

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Department Head

Professor of German Studies
Enlightenment; Romanticism; Asian-German cultural history; architectural aesthetics

Faculty

Edwin Erle Sparks Professor of Comparative Literature and German
Teaching Professor of German and Jewish Studies
Associate Professor of German and Jewish Studies
20th- and 21st-century Literature and Film; Visual Studies; Holocaust Studies
Associate Professor of German
19th- and 20th-century German literature; narrative theory; film history and theory
German Language Coordinator
Assistant Teaching Professor
Associate Professor of History and German
modern European history; German expansionism; labor history
Professor of German and Linguistics
second language acquisition; linguistics; psycholinguistics
Assistant Professor of Holocaust Studies and Visual Studies
Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literature and Jewish Studies
Assistant Professor of Russian and Global Studies
Woskob Family Professor of Ukrainian Studies
Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures
literary translation; Ukrainian and Russian poetry; contemporary Ukrainian literature; Slavic women writers
Associate Professor of German and Linguistics
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies, College of the Liberal Arts
Germanic linguistics; historical phonology; Pennsylvania German
Professor of German and Linguistics
Syntax; morphology; syntax-semantics interface; bilingualism; heritage varieties of German(ic); language attrition; evolution of language
Assistant Professor of German & Linguistics
Second language acquisition and L2 teaching, learning and pedagogy; linguistic theory; phonetics, phonology, morphology; psycholinguistics.
Liberal Arts Research Professor of Slavic and Comparative Literature
Russian literature; translation; migration and diaspora literature
(814) 865-1097

Graduate Students

Ph.D. candidate in German linguistics and Language Science
Ph.D. Student in German Linguistics
Treasurer, German Graduate Student Association
Ph.D. candidate in German Linguistics and Language Science
Ph.D. student in German Linguistics and Language Science
Ph.D. student in German Linguistics and Language Science
Ph.D. candidate in German Literature and Culture
PH.D. Candidate in Comparative Literature and German
Ph.D. candidate in German Literature and Culture, Visual Studies
Vice President, German Graduate Student Association
Ph.D. student in German Linguistics
President, German Graduate Student Association
Ph.D. candidate in German Linguistics and Language Science
PH.D. Candidate in Comparative Literature and and Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Graduate Minor in German
Ph.D. student in German Literature and Culture
Ph.D. student in German Linguistics
Secretary, German Graduate Student Association
Ph.D. candidate in German Literature and Culture
Master's candidate in Russian and Comparative Literature.
Treasurer, Graduates in International Languages and Literatures
Ph.D. candidate in German Literature and Culture

Facutly Affiliates

Associate Director of CALPER
Associate Teaching Professor of Applied Linguistics and German
(814) 863-3360
Associate Professor of Modern European History, specializing in the History of 20th Century Germany

Emeritus Faculty

Faculty at other Campuses

Associate Professor of German, Penn State Altoona
Lecturer in Russian, Penn State Altoona
Associate Professor of German, Penn State Erie, The Behrend College
Lecturer in German, Penn State Altoona