Rebekah Slodounik

Assistant Professor

New Cabell Hall, Room 217

Rebekah Slodounik, Assistant Professor, earned her Ph.D. in Germanic Languages and Literatures from the University of Virginia in 2016.

Her research focuses on the transmission of Holocaust memory through narrative in German Jewish and American Jewish post-Holocaust literature.  In addition to Jewish Studies and Holocaust Studies, her research employs narrative theory.  At the University of Virginia, Ms. Slodounik has taught all levels of the language sequence, as well as a course on the literature of the Holocaust in English translation and a course on fairy tales in English translation.  In January 2016, she served as the Faculty Director for the University of Virginia in Berlin January Term Program on "Berlin and the Geography of Memory."  In Fall 2016, Ms. Slodounik was a Visiting Assistant Professor of German Studies at The College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Va.  At William and Mary, Ms. Slodounik taught German 1010 and an upper-level advanced German literature course on German Jewish literature from 1890-1933.


Faculty List

Manuela Achilles

Associate Professor of German and History & Director of the Center for German Studies; Director of German Undergraduate Programs.

Dorothe Bach

Associate Director & Associate Professor, Center for Teaching Excellence

Benjamin Bennett

William R Kenan, Jr, Professor of German

Thomas W. Best

Professor Emeritus

Beth Bjorklund

Professor Emeritus

Paul Dobryden

Assistant Professor

Robin Ellis

Postdoctoral Research Associate and Lecturer

Gabriel Finder

General Faculty, Associate Professor and Ida and Nathan Kolodiz Director of Jewish Studies

Jeffrey Grossman

Associate Professor and Chair

Janette Hudson

Professor Emeritus

William E. Jackson

Associate Professor Emeritus

Volker Kaiser

Associate Professor

William Little

Professor of German and Music Emeritus

Lorna Martens

Professor of German and Comparative Literature

Cora Schenberg

Assistant Professor

Marcel Schmid

Assistant Professor

Rebekah Slodounik

Assistant Professor

Walter Sokel

Professor Emeritus (Deceased 2/2014)

Gordon Stewart

Professor Emeritus

Renate Voris

Professor Emeritus

Chad Wellmon

Associate Professor