Teaching Professor of German
Ph.D. 2007, Yale University
Professor Benz specializes in the reception and adaptation of medieval Arthurian romances in 20th- and 21st-Century German literature.
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.
Office: 302 Decio Faculty Hall | Phone: (574) 631-7188 | Email |CV | Homepage
Fall 2020 Office Hours: All meetings will be by appointment only and via ZOOM. Please contact Professor Boes to set up a time.
Denise M. Della Rossa
Teaching Professor of German
Director of Undergraduate Studies
Ph.D. 2002, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Professor Della Rossa specializes in 19th-Century German women's writing, in which she pursues the process by which women developed a literary consciousness.
Office: 334 Decio Faculty Hall | Phone: (574) 631-2216 | Email |CV
Fall 2020 Office Hours: Monday 2:15-3:15, Tuesday and Thursday 1:00-2:00 and by appointment All meetings will be held via ZOOM. Email Professor Della Rossa at email@example.com to schedule an appointment.
William Collins Donahue
Cavanaugh Professor of the Humanities
Professor of German
Director, Initiative for Global Europe, Keough School of Global Affairs
Faculty Fellow, Pulte Institute for Global Development & Kellogg Institute for International Studies
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.
Office: 281 Decio Faculty Hall | Phone: (574) 631-5121 | Email | CV| Home Page
Fall 2020 Office Hours: Tuesday and Thursday 2:00-3:00 and by appointment. All meetings will be held via ZOOM. Please contact Professor Hosle to set up a meeting.
Claire Taylor (CJ) Jones
William Payden Associate Professor of German
PhD. 2012, University of Pennsylvania
Professor Jones specializes in medieval literature with a particular focus on religious culture, mystical literature, and liturgy.
Office: 303 Decio Faculty Hall | Phone: (574) 631-2779 | Email | CV
Fall 2020 Office Hours: Monday and Thursday 12:00-1:30 by appointment.via Google Calendar Link below, and will be held via ZOOM. ZOOM link information is provided when you make an appointment via the Google Calendar Appointments: Google Calendar Appointments
Robert E. Norton
Professor of German; Concurrent Professor of History; Concurrent Professor of Philosophy
Ph.D. 1988, Princeton University
Professor Norton’s research focuses on 18th- through 20th-Century German and European cultural and intellectual history, in particular aesthetics, ethics, and political thought.
Office: 301 Decio| Phone: (574) 631-5882 | Email | CV | Homepage
Fall 2020 Office Hours: Monday and Wednesday 3:40-4:30 via ZOOM only. Please email Professor Norton at firstname.lastname@example.org to request an appointment.
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 Faculty Hall | Phone: (574) 631-8142| Email | CV | Home Page
Fall 2020 Office Hours: Monday 4:00-5:00 and Friday 2:30-4:00 via ZOOM only. Students not currently enrolled in Professor Roche's classes should contact email@example.com for the ZOOM link.