Dagmar
Jaeger
Lecturer in German
14N-218
617-452-4170

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Bio

Dagmar Jaeger is a lecturer in German Studies and has taught German courses at all levels at MIT since 2001, including literature and language, poetry, and creative writing.  She holds a Ph.D. in German literature from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst (2001).  Before coming to MIT, Dagmar Jaeger taught at Amherst College and the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, among others.  

She is the recipient of the SHASS Academic Infinite Mile Award for continued outstanding service and innovative teaching at MIT in 2007.  Research grants include the Gilberte Furstenberg & Douglas Morgenstern Fund for Innovation in Language Instruction in 2012, the Consortium for Language Teaching and Learning, Yale University, in 2003 and 2004, and the Marion and Jasper Whiting Foundation Fellowship, Boston, in 2002.

Research Areas / Expertise: multilingualism and cross-cultural communication

Education: 
2001 Ph.D. University of Massachusetts, Amherst