Department Chair
Sarah McGaughey
Associate Professor of German (2007).
Bosler Hall Room 114
(717) 245-1279
Department Faculty
Sarah McGaughey
Associate Professor of German (2007).
Bosler Hall Room 114
(717) 245-1279 |
B.A., Smith College, 1997; M.A., Washington University-St. Louis, 1999; Ph.D., 2005.

Her scholarship concentrates on architecture and literature in Central Europe of the late nineteenth and early twentieth century. She has published on the work of Viennese author Hermann Broch as well as on topics such as fashion and interior design. Her current courses are on topics such as contemporary literature and popular culture, Germany and the environment, and the German language.
Kamaal Haque
Assistant Professor of German (2008).
Bosler Hall Room 6M
(717) 245-1283 |
B.A., Drew University, 1997; M.A., Washington University in St. Louis, 2000; Ph.D., 2006.

His research interests include German film, the literature and culture of the German-speaking Alps, and the influence of the Middle East in German culture. He has published on such diverse topics as the German mountain film, the poetry of Goethe, and Muslim minorities in Germany today. In addition to courses at all levels of German language and culture, he has taught recent courses such as The Mountain in the German Cultural Imagination, Minority Cultures in the German Context and Modern German Film.
Antje Pfannkuchen
(on sabbatical 2014-15)
Assistant Professor of German (2009).
M.A., FU Berlin, 2000; M.P.S., New York University, 2002; Ph.D., 2010.

The mutual influences between media-technology, science, literature and art are at the focus of her work. She has published on German Enlightenment poet and scientist Georg Christoph Lichtenberg as well as on Ezra Pound's interests in 19th century German science. Her current research concerns the conditions of the invention of photography around 1800. Courses she has been and will be teaching include the culture of the two Germanies, German Romanticism, German-Jewish relations and all levels of German language.
Edward Muston
Visiting Assistant Professor of German (2014).
Bosler Hall Room 11M
(717) 254-8173 |
B.A., University of Toronto, 2002; M.A., Princeton University, 2006; Ph.D., 2011.

His current research concentrates on contemporary Austrian and German literature and film with an emphasis on innovative autobiographical forms that represent individuals simultaneously occupying different languages, ethnicities, and nationalities. A second project explores the role of sport in shaping Germanic cultures. He has previously published work on Elfriede Jelinek, Michael Glawogger, Raymond Federman, and Thomas Bernhard's influence on the American author William Gaddis.

Emeriti Faculty
Beverley Driver Eddy
Professor Emerita

Wolfgang Müller
Professor Emeritus of German (1981-2009)

Editor, on-line scholarly journal "Glossen"
Gisela Roethke
Associate Professor of German and Women's Studies, Emerita
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