Chair and Associate Professor of German, Department of German Studies, Dartmouth College
Anna-Maria Kellen Fellow - Class of Spring 2020
Veronika Fuechtner is an associate professor and the chair of German studies at Dartmouth College, where she also teaches comparative literature, Jewish studies, and women’s and gender studies. She also holds an appointment as adjunct associate professor in the department of medical education at the Geisel School of Medicine. Fuechtner earned her PhD at the University of Chicago and MA at Washington University in St. Louis, and began her studies at the Universität Marburg and Freie Universität Berlin. Fuechtner is the author of Berlin Psychoanalytic: Psychoanalysis and Culture in Weimar Republic Germany and Beyond (California, 2011) and co-editor of Imagining Germany, Imagining Asia (with Mary Rhiel, Camden House, 2013) and A Global History of Sexual Science 1880-1960 (with Douglas Haynes and Ryan Jones, California, 2017). Her work has been supported by the American Council of Learned Societies, American Psychoanalytic Association, Deutsche Schillergesellschaft, Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, National Endowment for the Humanities, and Social Science Research Council. Fuechtner has served on the national steering committee of Women in German, and currently serves on an LCC forum executive committee of the Modern Languages Association.