Stanford Bing Overseas Studies, H.G. Will Center Berlin

  • Since 1984: Director

  • 1979 – 1983: Acting Director

  • Since 1979: Lecturer

  • Appointment is both academic and executive. My teaching and research concern German theater, film, and cultural studies.


  • Ph.D. in German Studies, Stanford University, 1984.

  • Magister Artium in Philosophy, Comparative Literature and North American Studies, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany, 1976.

  • B.A. in English Literature, Stanford University, 1969.

  • High School Diploma, Dominguez High School, Compton CA, 1963.


Federal Distinguished Service Medal of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesverdienstkreuz am Bande des Verdienstordens der Bundesrepublik Deutschland), 2002.