News & Events

POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT

NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY, and the Department of German, invite applications for a one-year appointment at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor or Lecturer, beginning September 1, 2017.

More Good News

This coming June Christine Helmer will be awarded an Honorary Doctorate by the Faculty of Theology at the University of Helsinki. And Denise Meuser was recently awarded an Alumnae of Northwestern University Grant for a project involving museum holdings in German art in the greater Chicago area. Congratulations to Professor Helmer and Professor Meuser!!

Ingrid Zeller Promoted

Professor Ingrid Zeller has been promoted the position of Full Professor of Instruction, beginning in the fall of 2017.

Martina Kerlova Promoted

Professor Martina Kerlova has been promoted to the position of Associate Professor of Instruction, beginning in the fall of 2017.

Denise Meuser Wins Award

The department is pleased to annonce that Professor Denise Meuser was recently awarded the CLI Excellence in Foreign Language Teaching Award for 2017. This is a great acknowledgment of what Professor Meuser has done for foreign language study at Northwestern in and far beyond our department.