German Faculty


Sandra Alfers - Professor of German (2008), German Section Head, Director of the Ray Wolpow Institute for the Study of the Holocaust, Genocide, and Crimes Against Humanity

Office: Miller Hall 215E
Phone: 360-650-7427
BA, University of Nebraska – Omaha
MA, University of Nebraska – Lincoln
PhD, University of Massachusetts – Amherst

Shannon Dubenion-Smith - Associate Professor of German & Linguistics (2008), Study Abroad Advisor

Office: Miller Hall 218C
Phone: 360-650-3927
BA, University of Michigan – Ann Arbor
MA, University of Wisconsin – Madison
PhD, University of Wisconsin – Madison

Petra S. Fiero - Professor of German (1995), on sabbatical through winter quarter 2018

Office: Miller Hall 217A
Phone: 360-650-4860
BA, University of Regensburg
MA, University of Nebraska – Lincoln
PhD, University of Nebraska – Lincoln

Cornelius Partsch - Professor of German (2003), Major & Minor Advisor

Office: Miller Hall 216E
Phone: 360-650-3929
BA, Oberlin College
MA, Brown University
PhD, Brown University

Julie Winter - Visiting Assistant Professor of German (2015)

Office: Miller Hall 222B
Phone: 360-650-4394
BA, University of North Texas
MA, Northwestern University
PhD, Northwestern University