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German & Dutch

Department of German and Dutch


Staff in the Department

Staff teaching and researching in German and Dutch

The list below links to details about members of staff teaching German or Dutch in this Department; general enquiries should be addressed to or to

For a quick summary of staff specialist interests see the overview of teaching and research areas.

For details about others in the Faculty, see How to Contact us for general enquiries, or the full Faculty Staff List for specific individuals.


Academic Staff

Name Role Email Phone
Babelotzky, Gregor Research Assistant (7) 63059
Boyle, Prof Nicholas Emeritus Schröder Professor (3) 35062
Bunyan, Dr Anita College Teaching Officer (3) 32427

Chinca, Dr Mark

Reader in Medieval and Early Modern German Literature (3) 38542
Colvin, Prof Sarah

Head of Department of German and Dutch

Schröder Professor of German

for all Department issues:​


(7) 64881
Eagar, Mrs Erna Affiliated Lecturer for Dutch (3) 35056
Foerster, Dr Thomas Research Associate, Kaiserchronik Project (3) 35037
Guthrie, Dr John Senior College Lecturer (7) 62268
Hunter, Miss Helen Research Assistant (7) 60821
Hutchinson, Dr Peter Reader in Modern German Studies, Retired (3) 32542
Kant, Dr Marion Affiliated Lecturer (3) 35037
Karcher, Dr Katharina Sutasoma Research Fellow (7) 67390
Köbis, Miss Laura German Language Supervisor (3) 35037
Kolkenbrock, Dr Marie Research Associate (7) 60814
Kügeler-Race, Mrs Simone DAAD-Lektorin (7) 65527
Künzl-Snodgrass, Ms Annemarie Senior Language Teaching Officer (3) 35017
Lee, Dr Charlotte University Lecturer in Modern German Studies (7) 62205
Linge, Dr Ina MHRA Scholar (3) 35037 (Department of German & Dutch
Mentchen, Ms Silke Senior Language Teaching Officer (3) 35017
Midgley, Prof David

Emeritus Professor of German Literature and Intellectual History (3) 38779
Minden, Dr Michael Reader in Modern German Literature and Culture, Retired (3) 39437
Neumann, Dr Annja Research Associate (7) 60814
Nisbet, Prof Barry Emeritus Professor of Modern Languages (German) (3) 38877
Paulin, Prof Roger Emeritus Schröder Professor (3) 38574
Ruehl, Dr Martin University Lecturer (7) 64446

Ruprecht, Dr Lucia

(on leave Easter Term 2017)

College Teaching Officer (3) 30197
Stewart, Dr Elizabeth University Teaching Associate tbc
Stewart, Dr Mary University Senior Lecturer, Retired (3) 39155
Strietman, Elsa University Senior Lecturer, Retired (3)35037
de Vincent-Humphreys, Mrs Maren DAAD-Lektorin (3) 35037
Watts, Dr Sheila University Lecturer (3) 35816

Webber, Professor Andrew J.

(on leave Lent Term 2017)

Professor of Modern German and Comparative Culture (3) 36211
Weiss-Sussex, Dr Godela College Lecturer (3) 31328
Whaley, Prof Joachim Professor of German History and Thought (3) 32454
Wickerson, Dr Erica Junior Research Fellow (3) 32091
Woodford, Dr Charlotte College Lecturer and Newton Trust Lecturer (3) 35858
Yeandle, Prof David Affiliated Lecturer (3) 35037
Young, Prof Chris Professor of Modern and Medieval German Studies (3) 38144


Departmental Secretary

Name Role Email Phone
Balser, Ms Ulrike Departmental Secretary (3) 35037