Our Staff

German Staff
Dr Hadaya Chisholm-El-Saad Associate Lecturer in German (E&S)
Christian Mossmann Lecturer in German (E&S)
Professor Chloe Paver Associate Professor in German (German museum exhibitions and memorial sites; cultural memory; representations of the Third Reich in German and Austrian fiction and film; fiction since the Wende)
Professor Ricarda Schmidt Professor in German (Education and violence in the work of Heinrich von Kleist; intermediality in 20th-century German literature; 20th-century German women’s writing, particularly GDR literature; early 20th-century writing; gender in the work of Heinrich von Kleist and E.T.A. Hoffmann)
Professor Sara Smart Associate Professor (German) (German Court festivities of the Early Modern Period; early German musical theatre; women at court; the Berlin court 1680-1713)
Professor Gert Vonhoff Associate Professor in German (German Poetry from 1750 to 1850 and the development of prose writing; Friedrich Schiller)
Professor Ulrike Zitzlsperger Associate Professor (The culture and literature of twentieth-century Berlin, particularly in the 20s and 90s; the phenomenon of the Department Store)