Research Areas

Anna Hunt: Critical Theory and History of Criticism, Psychoanalysis, Theater, Modernism, Frankfurt School, Shakespeare in the 21st Century

Stephanie Hilger: Comparative Literature, Gender Studies, Women’s Writing, Literature and Medicine, 18th century

Verena Höfig: Old Norse-Icelandic and Medieval German; Norse Mythology; Viking Age Archaeology; Cultural Memory and Nationalism Studies; Gender and Sexuality; Contemporary Scandinavia (Sweden and Iceland); Post-Humanism and Animal Studies

Robert Jenkins: 19th and 20th-century Literature, Translation Studies, Philosophy of Language, Urban Modernism, Study Abroad

Laurie Johnson: Intellectual and Cultural History, Critical Theory, Romanticism, Visual Studies, Philosophy, Psychology, Memory Studies, Ethics and Aesthetics 

Theo Malekin: 19th-century European Religious Consciousness and History, Scandinavian Studies, August Strindberg, Cinema, Ecocriticism, Children’s Literature

Carl Niekerk: Enlightenment, Anthropology, Austrian Culture, Music and Culture, Postcolonial writing, Jewish Studies

Anke Pinkert: German-East European Literature, Memory, Film and Representation, Life Writing, Public Humanities

Mara Wade: Early Modern Studies, Visual Cultures, Court Studies, Digital Humanities, Gender, Scandinavian Studies

Charles Webster: Language Acquisition and Study Abroad, Second Language Learning, Applied Linguistics, Language Pedagogy, Curricular Development