News & Announcements Archive

September 30, 2014

Translating Constrained Literature Conference

Join the Centre Louis Marin on the Homewood Campus on Friday, October 10, and Saturday, October 11, for an international conference, Translating Constrained Literature. View the program here.


September 11, 2014

Job Posting: Spanish Lecturer

The Department of German and Romance Languages and Literatures at the Johns Hopkins University seeks to appoint a full-time lecturer to teach undergraduate courses at the advanced level in the Spanish Language Program beginning January 1, 2015. Click to learn more.


August 12, 2014

Job Posting: Assistant Professor of French Literature

The Department of German and Romance Languages and Literatures at Johns Hopkins University is seeking applications for a tenure-track assistant professor of French literature with expertise in Renaissance to early 17th-century French literature. Click to learn more.


April 14, 2014

Max Kade Keynote Lecture & Inauguration of New Focus Track

Join us Thursday, April 17, at 5:15 p.m. in Gilman 138D for the inauguration of the new international studies focus track Germany in a Globalized World. The Max Kade Keynote Lecture will be given by Karlfried Bergner, minister of culture and communications, Germany Embassy, DC: “German Foreign Policy in the 21st Century.” Download the flier.


April 4, 2014

Assistant Professor of Hebrew Wins NEH Grant

Congratulations to Neta Stahl on being awarded a summer stipend from the National Endowment for the Humanities to work on her book project, “God at the End of Days: Perceptions of the Divine in 20th-Century Modern Jewish Literature.”


March 19, 2014

Apply Now for William H. McClain Dissertation Fund (German)

The William H. McClain Dissertation Fund provides dissertation support for a doctoral candidate in German.


March 18, 2014

Junior Lecturer Receives New Position

The French section is pleased to announce that Hanna Roman has received, and accepted, the three-year Mellon position of Assistant Professor of Eighteenth-Century Studies in the Department of French and Italian at Vanderbilt University.


March 6, 2014

Apply for the Singleton Graduate Travel Fellowship for Research in Italy

We are accepting applications for two summer travel fellowships of $3,500 each, reserved for Johns Hopkins graduate students, who need to be in Italy to work on their research.


March 6, 2014

Apply for a 2014 Summer Travel Grant for Research in Germany or Austria

Graduate students can apply now for the Cornelia Hohenberg Kaye Memorial Research Grant in German-Austrian Culture 2014 Summer Travel Grant for Research in Germany or Austria.


March 6, 2014

Spanish/Latin American Essay Competition Open to Undergrads

The Department of German and Romance Languages and Literatures announces the Severn Teackle Wallis Memorial Prize. The amount of $250 shall be awarded for an essay or other original work on Spanish or Latin American literature, literary history, culture, or art.