Past Visiting Faculty

(Visiting Professors in the department since 2000)

  • Helmut Lethen, Max Kade Distinguished Visiting Professor, Fall 2015
  • Moritz Wedell, Visiting Scholar, 2012-2014
  • Thomas Weitin, Visiting Scholar, Spring 2014
  • Albrecht Koschorke, Max Kade Distinguished Visiting Professor, Fall 2014
  • Eva Geulen, Max Kade Distinguished Visiting Professor, Fall 2013
  • Erica Weitzman, Visiting Assitant Professor in German and Comparative Literature, 2013-14
  • Ethel Matala de Mazza (HU Berlin), Max Kade Distinguished Visiting Professor, Fall 2012: “Political Philosophy”
  • Gertrud Koch (FU Berlin), Max Kade Distinguished Visiting Professor, Fall 2011: “Space and Time in Cinema”
  • Hans-Thies Lehmann (FU Berlin), Max Kade Distinguished Visiting Professor, Spring 2011: “German Theatre since 1968”
  • Michael Schuering, DAAD Guest Professor, 2007-2011, History of Science and Culture
  • Jan-Dirk Müller (Munich), Max Kade Distinguished Visiting Professor, Fall 2009: “Nibelungenlied”
  • Claudia Benthien (Hamburg), Max Kade Distinguished Visiting Professor, Fall 2008: “The Body in Literature”
  • Joseph Vogl (HU Berlin), Max Kade Distinguished Visiting Professor, Fall 2007: “Kafka”
  • Wilhelm Vosskamp (Cologne), Max Kade Distinguished Visiting Professor, Fall 2006: “Faust”
  • Kurt Mueller-Vollmer (Stanford University), Visiting Professor (Fall 2005): “German Idealism”
  • Jeffrey Grossman (University of Virginia) Visiting Professor (Spring 2004): Yiddish Literature”
  • Zafer Senocak (Berlin), Max Kade Visiting Professor, Spring 2003: “Rethinking Diversity”
  • Werner Abraham (Vienna), Visiting Professor, 2000/2001: Germanic Linguistics
  • Thomas Elsaesser (Amsterdam), Max Kade Distinguished Visting Professor, Spring 2000: “Weimar Cinema”