Emeriti Faculty

Emeriti Faculty


Vera B. Profit

Professor of German and Comparative Literature
Ph.D., the University of Rochester

Her specializations include post-1945 literature of the German-speaking countries, 20th-Century German lyric poetry, French poetry between the world wars, and the interrelationship of psychology and literature. Prof. Profit's fourth book The Devil Next Door: Toward a Literary and Psychological Definition of Human Evil has been published in 2014. 

Office: 542 Flanner Hall | Phone: (574) 631-5082 | Email | CV



Albert K. Wimmer

Associate Professor of German, Fellow of the Medieval Institute, Fellow of the Nanovic Institute for European Studies

Ph.D. 1975, Indiana University

His specializations include medieval German literature, language pedagogy, history of the German language, business German, contemporary German issues, and translation. Email | Home Page