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Albrecht Classen Edit Profile

German language educator

Albrecht Classen, German language educator. Recipient El Paso Teaching award El Paso Natural Gas, Tucson, 1995; research grantee German Academic Exchange Service, 1996, University ARiz., 1996.

Background

Classen, Albrecht was born on April 23, 1956 in Hesse, Germany. Son of Traugott Walter and Annemarie (Kraft) Classen.

Education

Master of Arts, University Marburg, Germany, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, University Virginia, 1986.

Career

Lecturer, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, 1986-1987;assistant professor German, U. Arizona, Tucson, 1987-1992;associate professor, U. Arizona, Tucson, 1992-1994;professor, U. Arizona, Tucson, since 1994.

Works

Membership

Member Modern Language Association, American Association Teachers German (chapter president 1992-1996, president President' Assembly since 1996), German Studies Association, South Eastern Medieval Association (executive council 1993-1996), Medieval Association of the Pacific.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: volleyball, bicycling, swimming.

Connections

Married Carolyn Aiko Sugiyama, June 16,1984. 1 child, Stephan.

father:
Traugott Walter Classen

mother:
Annemarie (Kraft) Classen

spouse:
Carolyn Aiko Sugiyama

child:
Stephan Classen