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Heike C. Alberts, Associate Professor
Department of Geography and Urban Planning

Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 2003

Alberts

Contact Information:
Office: Sage 4471
Phone: 424-7109
Email: alberts@uwosh.edu
Website: http://www.uwosh.edu/facstaff/alberts

Research Interests:
Urban geography, migration, Berlin

European Studies Courses:
Geography 331: Europe

 

Franca Barricelli, Professor
Department of History

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1994

 

Contact Information:
Office: NE 104
Phone: 424-0389
E-mail: barricel@uwosh.edu

Research Interests:
Early Modern Europe, Renaissance Italy

European Studies Courses:

History 102: Modern Civilization

History 308: Renaissance Europe
History 316: Romanticism and Revolution in Europe
History 322: European Absolutism
History 323: Old Regime, French Revolution, and Napoleon
History 329: Culture and Society in 18th-Century Europe
History 412: European History Seminar

 

Andrzej Dziedzic, Professor
Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures

Ph.D., Northwestern University, French Literature, 1995


Contact Information
Office: Dempsey 230
Phone: 424-7277
Email: dziedzic@uwosh.edu


Research Interests:
Sixteenth-century French literature, early modern culture, historical linguistics.

 

European Studies Courses:
French 315: Medieval and Modern French Literature

French 318: French Literature of the 18th and 19th Centuries 

 

David Gómez-Torres, Professor
Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures

Ph. D., University of Tennessee, 1994

 

Contact Information:
Office: Dempsey 230
Phone: 424-7292  
Email: gomez@uwosh.edu

Research Interests:
Golden Age and Contemporary Spanish Narrative

European Studies Courses
Spanish 332: Spanish Civilization
Spanish 315: Medieval and Early Modern Spanish Literatures 


Monika Hohbein-Deegen, Associate Professor of German
Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures

Ph.D., University of Cincinnati, 2003                        Deegen


Contact Information
Office: Dempsey 230
Phone: 424-7278
email: deegen@uwosh.edu                                                                        

 

Research Interests:
Contemporary German literature and culture,

East German history and literature,

German Separation and Unification

European Studies Courses:
German 306: Landeskunde: Introduction to the German-Speaking World

German 308: Introduction to German Literature
German 321: German Literature of the Twentieth Century to the Present

German 323: Multicultural Germany 

 

Margaret Hostetler
Department of English

Ph.D., University of Washington

 

Contact Information:
Office: Radford 221
Phone: 424-7281
Email: hostetle@uwosh.edu
Website: http://www.english.uwosh.edu/hostetler/

Research Interests:
Medieval literature

European Studies Courses:

English 210: Classical and Medieval Literature
English 351: Medieval Literature: Optional Content


Alan Lareau, Professor of German
Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin Madison, 1990

 

Contact Information:
Office: Dempsey 230

Phone: 424-4015
Email: lareau@uwosh.edu
Website: http://www.uwosh.edu/faculty_staff/lareau

Research Interests:
20th-century German culture and literature, Weimar Republic

European Studies Courses:
German 308: Introduction to German Literature

German 325: German Mass Media and Current Events

 

Nadia Louar, Assistant Professor of French, Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures

 

Contact Information

Office: Dempsey 230

Phone: 424-0219

Email: louarn@uwosh.edu

Research Interests:

20th and 21st century French and Francophone literature; non-native French writers

 

Karl Loewenstein, Associate Professor
Department of History

Ph.D., Duke University, 1999
 

Contact Information:Loewenstein
Office: Sage 3613

Phone: 424-2462
Email: loewenst@uwosh.edu

Research Interests:
Modern Russian Cultural History

European Studies Courses:
History 101: Early Civilization

History 350: Modern East Europe
History 370: Early Russian History
History 371: Modern Russian History
History 412: European History Seminar

 


Susan Maxwell, Associate Professor
Art Department

Ph.D., University of Virginia

 

Contact Information:
Office: A/C 510
Phone: 424-7064
Email: maxwells@uwosh.edu


Research Interests:
Renaissance and Baroque Art and the History of Graphic Arts
European Studies Courses:
Art 310: Ancient Art

Art 311: Medieval Art & Architecture
Art 312: Gothic Art & Architecture
Art 313: Italian Renaissance Art
Art 314:  Northern Renaissance Art
Art 315: Baroque Art and Architecture
 

 

Michelle Mouton, Associate Professor
Department of History

Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 1997
 

Contact Information:
Office: Sage 3621 
Phone: 424-7157
Email: mouton@uwosh.edu


Research Interests:
Twentieth century Germany, especially family policy in the Weimar Republic, Nazi Germany, and postwar women and children's history

European Studies Courses:
History 102: Modern Civilization

History 319: Europe Since 1914
History 331: Germany from World War I to Present 
History 332: The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich
History 334: Women in Modern European History 

History 344: Europe since 1945
History 412: European History Seminar

 


Kimberly Rivers, Professor
Department of History

Ph.D., University of Toronto, 1995

 

Contact Information:
Office: Sage 3628

Phone: 424-2451
E-mail: rivers@uwosh.edu

Research Interests:
Late-medieval intellectual history; memory and mnemonics in late-medieval preaching and religious devotion.

European Studies Courses:
History 101: Early Civilization

History 304: The Early Middle Ages
History 305: The Late Middle Ages
History 306: The Crusades
History 310: Reformation Europe
History 372: Medieval Britain to 1485
History 412: European History Seminar

                              

 
Michael Rutz, Professor
Department of History

Ph.D., Washington University, 2002

 

Contact Information:
Office: Sage 3622 
Phone: 424-7178
E-mail: rutz@uwosh.edu

Research Interests:
19th and 20th Century Great Britain and Empire: religion and politics; history of Christian Missions; Cross-Cultural exchange in the British Empire

European Studies Courses
History 102: Modern Civilization

History 318: Modernism and Nationalism in Europe
History 373: Early Modern Britain 1485-1714
History 374: Modern Britain 1714-1914
History 412: European History Seminar 
 


Tracy H. Slagter, Associate Professor
Political Science Department

Ph.D., University of Iowa, 2006

 Tracy

Contact Information:
Office: Sage 4626

Phone: 424-7161
Email: slagtert@uwosh.edu

Faculty Website

Research Interests:
Comparative Politics/Western Europe and International Relations

European Union

International Law

European Studies Courses:
Political Science 301: European Union Politics
Political Science 309: West European Politics

 

 


Elizabeth Wade-Sirabian, Professor
Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures

Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1995

 

Contact Information:
Office: Dempsey 230
Phone: 424-0909
email: wade@uwosh.edu

Research Interests:
Late-Medieval German literature and culture, late medieval codicology and paleography, early print culture, magic and late-medieval culture.

European Studies Courses:
German 308 Introduction to German Literature
German 314 German Phonetics
German 315 Medieval and Early Modern German Literature

German 327 The German Fairy Tale Tradition

German 330 German Civilization

 


Kazimierz J. Zaniewski, Professor
Department of Geography and Urban Planning

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, 1987Zaniewski

 

Contact Information:
Office: Sage 4465
Phone: 424-7112
E-mail: zaniewsk@uwosh.edu

Research Interests:
Population geography

European Studies Courses:
Geography 331: Europe
Geography 338: Russian Realm (not currently taught)

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