STIP: M.A. and Ph.D. Fellowships in German Studies at the University of California, Davis (15.01.2020)

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The Graduate Program in German Studies at the University of California, Davis, invites applications for multi-year M.A. and Ph.D. fellowships. Our M.A. and doctoral students are trained in all major periods of German literature and culture from the early modern era to the present. Our departmental faculty strongly encourage interdisciplinary work and offer expertise in the following areas, among others:

18th-21st-century German literature

gender and sexuality studies

postcolonial and transcultural studies 

film, television, and media studies

German-Jewish literature and thought

Holocaust studies

German-Chinese literary and cultural relations

linguistics and secondary language acquisition

trauma studies and psychoanalytic theory

life writing: memory and memoir


We also offer students the opportunity to pursue a Designated Emphasis (graduate minor) in fields such as Critical Theory, Cultural Studies, Studies in Performance and Practice, Feminist Theory and Research, Classics, and Human Rights. 


Applications are reviewed through April 1, 2020. Fellowship priority will be given to applications submitted by January 15, 2020. 

Additional information can be found at our website, or at the website of graduate studies



Dr. Chunjie Zhang (, Associate Professor of German and Graduate Advisor 

Maria Ruby (, Graduate Program Coordinator

Redaktion: Constanze Baum – Lukas Büsse – Mark-Georg Dehrmann – Nils Gelker – Markus Malo – Alexander Nebrig – Johannes Schmidt

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