Vance Byrd

Associate Professor
Department chair of German

Frank and Roberta Furbush Scholar in German

Interim Director of the Center for the Humanities

Professor Byrd is a scholar of nineteenth-century German literature who writes and teaches on topics related to media studies, history of the book and periodicals, museum studies, and the environmental humanities. He received his Ph.D. and M.A. from the Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures at the University of Pennsylvania and a B.A. in History and German from the University of Georgia.

Selected Publications: