Ph.D. German, University of Oregon
Professor Damiano received a Ph.D. in German at the University of Oregon in 1998 and has been teaching at EMU since 2001. While at EMU she was chosen by faculty and students to receive the Ronald Collins Distinguished Faculty Teacher Award I in 2005, is the author of two books on German author Walter Kempowski. On her sabbatical in 2009/2010, she conducted research in Berlin for a co-edited book project on Kempowski with Dr. Sascha Feuchert of the University of Gießen, Gießen, Germany. She has been the EMU campus Fulbright adviser for both students and faculty since 2006.
The Department of World Languages is part of the College of Arts & Sciences, 214 Pray-Harrold, 734.487.4344