Employment

  • Professor and Texas Chair of German Literature and Culture, Department of Germanic Studies, University of Texas at Austin
  • Professor of German and Film Studies, with adjunct appointment in History of Art and Architecture, University of Pittsburgh, 1995-2004
  • Associate Professor, University of Pittsburgh, 1992-95
  • Assistant Professor, University of Pittsburgh, 1988-92
  • Research Fellow, History of Art, Bryn Mawr College, 1986-88 

Education

  • PhD in German Literature, University of Hannover, 1994
  • MA in German Literature and Social Sciences, University of Hannover, 1982
  • BA (equivalent) in Architecture, University of Hannover, Germany, 1977 

Major Fellowships and Awards

  • Wolfsonian-Florida Atlantic University Fellowship, Miami Beach, 2016
  • EURIAS Senior Fellowship, Freiburg Institute for Advanced Studies, 2015-16
  • DAAD Faculty Research Visit Award, 2012
  • National Humanities Center Fellowship, 2010-1
  • Rice University Humanities Research Center Fellowship, 2010
  • DAAD Study Visit Grant, 2008 (also in 2003, 1999, 1996, 1993)
  • Fulbright German Studies Seminar, 2004
  • Rockefeller Foundation, Bellagio Study Center Residency, 2004
  • NEH Fellowship, 2003-4
  • Obermann Fellowship, University of Iowa, 1992
  • NEH Summer Stipend, 1991
  • Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship, 1987-88
  • J. Paul Getty Postdoctoral Fellowship, 1986-87
  • DAAD Dissertation Research Fellowship, 1983

 

For a short curriculum vitae, see HakeCV