Department of Modern Languages

The University of Mississippi

German Faculty

Dylan Goldblatt

Instructional Assistant Professor of German
Director of the Basic German Language Program
Ph.D., University of Virginia
Dr. Goldblatt’s research interests include law in literature, lyric poetry, the German High Middle Ages, foreign language pedagogy, film theory, Freudian psychoanalysis, and German Expressionism.
Office: E-206 Bondurant Hall | 662-915-7713 | ndgold at

Corina L. Petrescu

Associate Professor of German
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison
Dr. Petrescu’s research interests include National Socialist Germany, representations of 1968 in the German and Romanian imaginary, transcultural literature, German-Jewish relations from the 18th century to the present, and East-European Yiddish theater.
Office: E-208 Bondurant Hall | 662-915-7716 | petrescu at

Christopher D. Sapp

Associate Professor of German and Linguistics
Ph.D., Indiana University
Dr. Sapp’s research interests include the historical morphology and syntax of German, language acquisition and Scandinavian linguistics
Office: E-211B Bondurant Hall | 662-915-7664 | csapp at

Hans Gaycken

Professor Emeritus of German