Megan Wadas

Megan Wadas

Ph.D. student in German Linguistics

Secretary, German Graduate Student Association


  1. Honors Bachelor of Arts with Research Distinction, German Major, Linguistics and Media and Society Communication Dual Minor. Magna Cum Laude. The Ohio State University, 2020.


Megan Wadas is a PhD student in German Linguistics. Her research interests include language attitudes and stereotypes as well as Second Language Acquisition (SLA), specifically learner motivation and how second language learners develop a "Sprachgefühl" or "language-feeling" in the course of their studies. She is currently an instructor for German 1 and is a host for Kaffeestunde, the Department's weekly German conversation hour on Mondays from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.