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Jocelyne Kolb

Jocelyne Kolb, American humanities educator. Fellow, Yale University, 1972-1976, Alexander Von Humboldt Foundation, 1987-1988, 2001, 2005.

Background

  • Kolb, Jocelyne was born on February 21, 1951 in Urbana, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Philip and Dorothy (Dietrich) Kolb.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Smith College, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, Yale University, 1979.

    Career

    • Instructor Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York, 1975—1976. Visiting instructor Amherst (Massachusetts) College, 1976—1978. Assistant professor Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1979—1987.

      Instructor Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts, 1977—1979, associate professor, 1988—1994, professor German Studies department, since 1994.

    Works

    • Author: (book) The Ambiguity of Taste, 1995. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member of Modern Language Association, E.T.A. Hoffmann Gesellschaft, American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies, Goethe Society N. American, North America Heine Society (vice president 2001-2005, president since 2006), International Conference Romanticism (member advisory board 2001-2004, book award 1995), American Association Teachers German.

    Connections

    • Married Konrad Kenkel, June 26, 1981. 1 child Jonathan Kenkel.
    • father: Philip Kolb
    • mother: Dorothy (Dietrich) Kolb
    • spouse: Konrad Kenkel
    • child: Jonathan Kenkel Kolb
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    Born February 21, 1951
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    • 1972
      Smith College
    • 1979
      Yale University
    • 1975 - 1976
      Instructor, Bard College
      New York, United States
    • 1976 - 1978
      visiting instructor, Amherst (Massachusetts) College
    • 1977 - 1979
      instructor, Smith College
      Northampton, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1979 - 1987
      assistant, professor Dartmouth College
      Hanover, Jamaica