Timm Menke (1988) Ph.D.
Professor of German. Ph.D. 1983
University of Washington
Professor Timm Menke has advanced and teaching degrees (in German and English) from the University of Freiburg and the Pädagogische Hochschule Freiburg in Germany as well as an MA and a PhD in German from the University of Washington. He has taught at the University of Minnesota and at Macalester College and was a visiting fellow at New Hall in the University of Cambridge and at the University of Canterbury in New Zealand. His publications include four scholarly books and more than three dozen articles and book reviews, primarily on 20th century German literature. A specialist on the German avant-garde author Arno Schmidt, he is the co-editor of IRAS (Internet Review Arno Schmidt). He is also the recipient of several prestigious scholarships and grants (Fulbright, DAAD, AATG, German Schiller Society, NEH, Goethe Institute). He teaches German culture and literature courses from 1750 to the present.