Affiliated Faculty

Judith Butler
Professor, Departments of Rhetoric and Comparative Literature
Research Areas: Kafka, Hannah Arendt, Gender theory, German philosophy and critical theory

Pheng Cheah
Professor of Rhetoric
Research Areas: German Idealism; Postcolonial and Cosmopolitan Theory

John Connelly
Professor of History
Research Areas: Eastern Europe, GDR

John Efron
Professor of History
Research Areas: German-Jewish Relations; Yiddish

Beate Fricke
Professor of Art History
Research Areas: Medieval Art; Theories of the Image; Art and Religion; Cultural Anthropology

Hannah Ginsborg
Professor of Philosophy
Research Areas: Kant

Amanda Goldstein
Assistant Professor of English
Research Areas:  Romanticism, Life Sciences, Poetics, Materialism, Ecology, Literary and Critical Theory

Mel Gordon
Professor of Theater, Dance, and Performance Studies
Research Areas: Theater and dance of the 1920s; Yiddish cinema

Stefan-Ludwig Hoffmann
Associate Professor of History
Research Areas: Human Rights; Democracy, Civil Society, and Sociability; War and Postwar Era

Linda Rugg
Professor of Scandinavian
Research Areas: German culture of the late 19th through 20th century; turn-of-the-century Vienna and Prague

Hans Sluga
Professor of Philosophy
Research Areas: Frege, Wittgenstein, Heidegger and philosophy during the Third Reich