German

About the Program

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Students gain advanced knowledge of German literature, from the Middle Ages to the present, as well as linguistics and the theoretical and historical problems pertaining to German literature and thought. Students graduate with the qualitative and quantitative skills necessary for professional research and teaching in German.

Degree Type
Departmentally-Based Graduate Program
Degrees Offered
M.A. Plan I
M.A. Plan II
Ph.D. Plan B
Lead Dean

College of Letters and Science


Admissions and Fellowship Information

Admission Deadlines
Priority: Jan 15, 2022
General: Apr 1, 2022
Space Available: May 1, 2022
Internal Fellowship Deadlines
Prospective Student Fellowship: Jan 15, 2022
Continuing Student Fellowship: Jan 15, 2022

Program Contact Information

Primary Program Contacts

Graduate Program Coordinator

Program Coordinator
Maria Ruby
(530) 752-2239 | mruby@ucdavis.edu

Graduate Program Chair

Graduate Program Chair
Jaimey Fisher
(530) 752-4999 | jrfisher@ucdavis.edu

Department Chair
Jenny Kaminer
jekaminer@ucdavis.edu

Additional Contacts

Program Contacts

Advisor: Admissions and Primary Contact
Jaimey Fisher
German & Russian
(530) 752-4999 | jrfisher@ucdavis.edu

Graduate Studies Contacts

Internal Fellowship Analyst
Heidi West
(530) 754-9473 | hewest@ucdavis.edu

External Fellowship Analyst
Yvette Garcia
ycgarcia@ucdavis.edu