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Contact Info:
Tufts University
Olin Center
Medford, MA 02155

Office: 617-627-2621
Doris Pfaffinger
Senior Lecturer in German
German House Advisor

B.A., BA University of Regensburg
M.A., MA University of Oregon
Ph.D., MA University of Oregon

Research Interests
Second Language Pedagogy/ Teaching, German short film, 20th and 21st century literature and culture.


Doris Pfaffinger is a lecturer of German at Tufts University. She teaches language classes on all levels, as well as a course on German for Business and Politics, and a course on German Identity. She serves as the German House Advisor and is the German Club faculty Liaison. She previously taught at the University of Oregon, where she also received her PhD.