Faculty and Staff / Lehrkräfte und Mitarbeiter

  • Anjeana K. Hans

    Assistant Professor of German

    A.B., M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University

    Focuses on gender, identity, and subjectivity in Germany; teaches at all levels of German curriculum; research on horror films from the 1920s.

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  • Thomas Hansen

    Professor of German. On leave in the fall of 2013

    A.B. 1969 & A.M. 1971 Tufts University; University of Tübingen Ph.D. 1977 Harvard University

    A primary research interest of his has been German exile literature from the period 1933–1945, an area in which he wrote his dissertation and has published several articles. 

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  • Jens Kruse

    Professor of German

    Staatsexamen, Universität Hamburg; M.A., Indiana University; Ph.D., University of California (Los Angeles)

    Researching Goethe and Kafka; teaching across the curriculum; involved in college governance.

     

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  • Thomas Nolden

    Professor of German

    Staatsexamen, Universität Tübingen; M.A., Ph.D., Yale University

     

     

    Director, Program in Comparative Literature

    Chair, German Department

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  • Katie Sango-Jackson

    Administrative Assistant for Department of German and Department of Russian

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Faculty Emerita

  • Margaret E. Ward

    Margaret E. Ward

    Professor of German, Emerita

    B.A., Wilson College; M.A., Ph.D., Indiana University (Bloomington); D. Litt., h.c. (honorary Doctor of Humane Letters), Lasell College

    Retired from Wellesley in 2010 after 39 years. Helped establish Women’s and Gender Studies program.

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