Stephanie Peltner
Stephanie Peltner is a doctoral candidate in Germanic Linguistics at the University of California, Berkeley. She was born and raised in Germany. She did her undergraduate as well as her graduate studies at Berkeley, receiving a BA in Linguistics and German Studies in 2008 and a MA in Germanic Linguistics in 2011. Her research interests include language variation and change with a focus on aspect and tense. She is currently writing her dissertation about the correlation of aspect and tense in the past tense of irregular German verbs.

Recent Courses

R5B: "Language, Identity, and Place"; Beginning and Intermediate German (German 1−4): Fall 2009 – current.

Research Areas

Germanic Linguistics, language variation and change, multilingualism.