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educator , philologist

Thomas Schestag, German, American philologist, educator. Grantee, German Academy Exchange Services, French Government, Paris, 1980-1981, 1984-1985, Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes, Zurich, 1986-1988.

Background

Schestag, Thomas was born on May 7, 1956 in Freiburg, Germany.

Education

Master of Arts, Freie University Berlin, 1983. Dr.phil., University Zurich, Switzerland, 1988.

Career

University lecturer German lit and literature theory Lajos-Kossuth University, Debrecen, Hungary, 1990—1995. Max-Kade distinguished visiting professor German University Virginia, Charlottesville, 1995, distinguished visiting professor German, 1997, University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1996. Visiting professor German New York University, New York City, 1997.

Assistant professor German and comparative literature Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt/Main, Germany, since 1998. Lecturer German Academy Exchange Service, Debrecen, 1991—1995.

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