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Katarzyna Maria Kowalczyk

Part-Time Faculty

MA, Warsaw University; PhD, University of Illinois at Chicago


FYS 101

First-Year Seminar - Fall 2018

CAS 110

Intellectual Success - Fall 2018

GR 101

Elementary German I - Fall 2018


College of Arts and Sciences

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I am an Adjunct Professor of German, and I have taught courses in German language at all levels. I also serve as a Student Advisor for CAS, and I am currently teaching courses within First-Year Seminar. Prior to teaching at Quinnipiac University, I was Acting Director of the German Basic Language Program and a Teaching Assistant at University of Illinois at Chicago.

Honors & Awards

Fullbright Summer Academy for American Faculty in German, Leipzig (2017) Fellowship of the Holocaust Education Foundation Summer Institute on the Holocaust and Jewish Civilization, Northwestern University (2013) Robert Kauf Memorial Scholarship. Excellence in Teaching Award. Materials Development Award, UIC Germanic Studies (2013) Fellowship to attend Max and Hilde Kochmann Summer School for PhD students in European Jewish history and culture, Frankfurt am Main (2011) Austrian Consulate of Chicago Award for Excellence in Graduate Research (2010) Robert Kauf Memorial Scholarship. Award for Excellence in Graduate Research, UIC Germanic Studies (2009) Max Kade Graduate Fellowship (2008)

Research Interests

German-Jewish and German Literature from 19th Century until Present Gender and Women’s Studies Eastern European Modernism