Jerry Clausing

Professor Emeritus of German

Contact Information
Phone: (213) 740-2795
Office: THH 449



  • B.A. , University of California, Berkeley
  • M.A. , University of California, Berkeley
  • Ph.D. German Linguistics, University of California, Berkeley

  • Academic Appointment, Affiliation, and Employment History

    • Assistant Professor to Professor of German, University of Southern California, 01/01/1976-  
    • Instructor to Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota, 01/01/1972-01/01/1976  

    Description of Research

    Summary Statement of Research Interests
    Professor Clausing studies modern German linguistics, language teaching methodology, German folklore, film, drama and popular culture.

    Other Research

    • Advanced Film Studies at the Berlin and Frankfurt Film Institutes, in preparation for publications on mid- and late-20th Century German films., 2006-2007   
    • Continuation of the preparation and analysis of the large-scale 20th Century German Dramas, in conjunction with the project, The Spoken and the Unspoken: A study of 20th Century German Drama, supported originally by IBM Corporation, now also by Faculty Research Grants., 2006-2007   

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