Position title: Alfred L. Shoemaker, J. William Frey, and Don Yoder Professor of Germanic Linguistics
Cornell University, Ph.D. in Germanic Linguistics (1988)
Cornell University, M.A. in Germanic Linguistics (1987)
Cornell University, A.B. with Distinction in All Subjects, German Area Studies (1984)
Research Areas: Germanic linguistics, Pennsylvania Dutch, Yiddish studies.
Home Department: German, Nordic, and Slavic