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Humanities educator

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.

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