Assistant Professor of World Languages and Cultures

ASB 271



  • Ph.D. in Germanic Studies, The University of Texas at Austin, 2017
  • First German State Examination for Higher Education (German and Philosophy), Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg, 2012

Curriculum Vitae

Academic Interests

  • Language Variation (Dialects, German Speech Islands in the US)
  • Standardization and Language Ideology
  • Historical Sociolinguistics
  • Medieval and Early Modern German Language and Literature