Helmut Rehder, German educator. Decorated Order Merit 1st class (West Germany). Member Modern Language Association, American Association Teachers German, S. Central Modern Language Association (president 1970), Medieval Academy American, American Association University Professors, Hoelderlin Gesellschaft, Lessing Gesellschaft, Phi Kappa Phi.
Came to the United States, 1931, naturalized, 1937. Instructor U. Missouri, 1931-1934, assistant professor, 1934-1937. Associate professor of University Wisconsin, 1937-1942, professor, 1942-1946.
Professor, head German department University of Illinois, 1946-1955. Professor German, University Texas, 1955-1977, Ashbel Smith professor German, 1963-1977, chairman German, 1965-1969. College editor, German.
The Dryden Press, Inc., New York City. Visiting professor U. Colorado, 1948, 56, 60, 61, 62, Northwestern, 1950, University Texas, 1953-1954, Marburg U., 1964, University of California at Berkeley, 1966, Rice U., 1971-1972.
Author: Philosophie d. Unendl. Landschaft, 1932. Conversational German, 1944.
German Area Readings, 1947. German, 1947, 58
Gretchen Episode from Goethe’s Faust, 1950. J. Nic. Meinhard u.s.
Uebersetzungen, 1953. Faust Vocabulary (with W. F. Twaddell), 1950, German Revised. 1958
Goethe’s Faust, Pt.
1, 1954. Pt. II, 1955. Active German (with WordPress Lehmann and G. Schulz- Schulz-Behrend), 1958, 62. Practicing German, 1958.
Review and Progress in German (with WordPress Lehmann, L. Shaw, Sree Narayana Werbow), 1959. Deutsch