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Hillary Herzog
Associate Professor, German Studies


Hillary Hope Herzog is an associate professor of German Studies. Her main areas of research include Jewish Studies, Medicine and Literature, and Austrian Studies. She is author of Vienna is Different (Berghahn 2011), a study of Viennese-Jewish literature from the mid-19th-century to the present, and co-editor of Rebirth of a Culture (Berghahn, 2008), a collection of essays exploring German/Austrian-Jewish culture at the turn of the 21st century. She co-edits The Journal of Austrian Studies. She enjoys teaching at all levels from beginning language study to graduate seminars.

Contact Information
POT 1069
Ph.D., University of Chicago
Research Interests
  • 20th-century German and Austrian literature and cultural studies, German-Jewish culture, medicine and literature, German for the Professions, and gender and sexuality
  • German Studies
  • Modern & Classical Languages Literatures & Cultures