Staff in Germanic Studies

In Germanic Studies we are a tight-knit team of tutors, researchers, and postgraduates.

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Teaching and research staff

Mariella Bachmann DAAD Language Assistant
Dr John Bellamy Honorary Research Fellow
Dr Caroline Bland Senior Lecturer in German
Yasemin Cigiltepe DAAD Lector in German
Prof Henk de Berg Professor of German, Head of Section
Filip De Ceuster Teaching Assistant for Dutch
Dr Anna P. H. Geurts Honorary Research Fellow in Dutch Studies
Dr Giles Harrington Teaching Associate in German
Dr Kristine Horner Reader in Luxembourg Studies & Multilingualism, Director of the Centre for Luxembourg Studies
Julia Königs OEAD Lector in German
Dr Henriette Louwerse Senior Lecturer in Dutch, Director of Dutch Studies, Director of Centre for Dutch and Flemish Studies
Dr Elisa Müller-Adams Honorary Research Fellow
Prof Gerald Newton Emeritus Professor of German
Prof Michael Perraudin Emeritus Professor of German
Dr Peter Thompson Reader Emeritus in German
Dr Seán Williams Vice-Chancellor's Fellow
Prof Roel Vismans Emeritus Professor in Dutch Studies

Tutors and Postgraduate Students

Dr Cyd Sturgess Tutor for Dutch Literature
Cian Hurley Postgraduate Research Student  in Luxembourg Studies
Sarah Muller Postgraduate Research Student and Tutor in Luxembourg Studies
Jade Johnson Postgraduate Research Student and Tutor for German
Rory Hanna Tutor for German
Katherine Calvert Postgraduate Research Student and Tutor for German

Postgraduate taught scholarships

Explore scholarships for postgraduate taught courses starting in 2021, including:

  • 100+ scholarships worth £10,000 each for home fee paying students
  • 150 scholarships worth 25 per cent of the tuition fee for international students