Get to know the team in German.

Many of us work on a hybrid basis - a mixture of on-campus and digitally.

Our working hours are Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm (UK time).

Please email us in the first instance, and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.

Undergraduate enquiries

Email us about undergraduate study in German

Postgraduate enquiries

Email us about postgraduate research in German


Head of German

The Head of German is Annette Götzkes, Lecturer in German Studies.

Email the Head of German 

Academic staff

Name (sorted in descending order) Role Email Phone number
Andrew Barker Emeritus Professor of Austrian Studies
Dr. Eleoma Bodammer Reader in German Studies
Laura Bradley Dean of Postgraduate Research, College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences. Personal Chair of German and Theatre. +44 (0)131 650 3634
Peter Davies Professor of Modern German Studies +44 (0)131 650 3632
Leanne Dawson Senior Lecturer in Film Studies and German Studies +44 (0)131 650 3644
Howard Gaskill Honorary Fellow +44 (0)131 667 6793
Annette Gotzkes Lecturer in German Studies, Head of German Studies +44 (0)131 650 3670
Paul Leworthy (Staff Profile) Early Career Teaching and Research Fellow in German Studies
Frauke Matthes Senior Lecturer, LLC Postgraduate Research Director +44 (0)131 651 1483
Konstanze McLeod German Language Tutor
Clarisa Novello Teaching Fellow
Sabine Rolle Personal Chair of Student Learning (Interdisciplinary Education) +44 (0)131 650 3670
Stefan Sadecki DAAD-Lektor
Hanna E. Schumacher Early Career Teaching and Research Fellow in German Studies +44 (0)131 515065
Dr Jessica Syers Teaching Fellow in German Studies
Susanne Tauber Teaching Fellow and Course Organiser (German) at Languages for All
Jenny Watson Chancellor's Fellow 0131 650 8980
Zuzanna Winke German tutor