William Collins Donahue
John J. Cavanaugh, CSC Professor of the Humanities
Chair, Department of German and Russian Languages and Literature
Spring 2017 Office Hours: WF 3:30-4:30,please make appointment with Ms. Bikowski
Associate Professor of German
Ph.D. 2006, Yale University
Professor Boes specializes in the modernist period, the theory and history of the novel, and in cultural interactions between Germany and the world at large.
Denise M. Della Rossa
Ph.D. 2002, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Director of Undergraduate Studies
Professor Della Rossa specializes in 19th-Century German women's writing, in which she pursues the process by which women developed a literary consciousness.
Assistant Professor of German
Ph.D. 2004, University of Heidelberg
Professor Dutt’s specializations include literary hermeneutics, the theory and methodology of conceptual history, and modern German literature.
Fulbright Teaching Assistant
M.A. Student in English, History, Religion, University of Paderborn
Daniel is interested in the fields of historical culture and historical identity, especially the relation between society and history, and in how far history is used to predict future developments.
Ph.D. 1982, and Dr. habil. 1986, Tubingen
Paul G. Kimball Chair of Arts and Letters, Professor of German, Concurrent Professor of Philosophy, Concurrent Professor of Political Science, Founding Director of Notre Dame Institute for Advanced Study. Professor Hosle's specializations include philosophy (metaphysics, ethics, political philosophy, aesthetics) and intellectual history.
Assistant Professor of German
PhD. 2012, University of Pennsylvania
Professor Jones specializes in medieval religious culture, in particular German Dominican spirituality, and is embarking on new research on vernacular chronicles of religious orders in medieval Germany.
Visiting Assistant Professional Specialist
Resident Director, Notre Dame Berlin Program
Ph.D. 2016, Duke University and UNC-Chapel Hill
Professor Kaupp specializes in contemporay literature and film, with a focus on German fiction of Turkish migration. He also has an active SoTL research agenda.
Robert E. Norton
Professor of German; Concurrent Professor of Philosophy
Ph.D. 1988, Princeton University
Professor Norton's specializations include 18th- through 20th-Century German literature and philosophy, aesthetics and ethics, and German intellectual history.
Mark W. Roche
Rev. Edmund P. Joyce, C.S.C. Professor of German; Concurrent Professor of Philosophy
Ph.D. 1984, Princeton University
Professor Roche teaches courses in German language, literature, intellectual history, and film as well as broader courses in the humanities. His publications have been on German literature and on philosophy, film, and higher education.
Office: 349 Decio Hall | Phone: (574) 631-8142 | Email | CV | Home Page
Spring 2017 Office Hours: M 2:00-3:30, W 3:00-4:30, and by appointment
M.A. in German 1994, University of Notre Dame
Professor Weber specializes in second language acquisition and pedagogy. Her additional interests include German music, with a focus on German Lieder.
Office: 318 O'Shaughnessy | Phone: (574) 631-5572 | Email