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Department of German Studies

450 Jane Stanford Way
Pigott Hall, Bldg 260, Rm 116
Stanford, CA 94305-2030

Phone:(650) 725-9225
Fax: (650) 725-9306
Email: dlcl [at]

German Studies Contact


Elizabeth Bernhardt

Elizabeth Bernhardt
ebernhar [at] (ebernhar[at]stanford[dot]edu)

Department Administrator

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John Richardson
Assistant Director of Finance and Operations
(650) 721-2803
johnwr [at] (johnwr[at]stanford[dot]edu)


Lea Pao

Lea Pao
Director of Undergraduate Studies, German Studies
Pigott Hall, Bldg 260, Rm 203
(650) 721-6733
lpao [at] (lpao[at]stanford[dot]edu)

Joan Ramon Resina

Joan Ramon Resina
Division Director of Graduate Studies
Pigott Hall, Bldg 260, Rm 224
(650) 723-3800
jrresina [at] (jrresina[at]stanford[dot]edu)

Student Affairs & Graduate Admissions

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John Giammalva
In Memoriam, Graduate Student Services Manager
(650) 279-3630
dlclstudentservices [at] (dlclstudentservices[at]stanford[dot]edu)

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Judy Nugent
Undergraduate Student Services Officer
(650) 723-1967
dlclstudentservices [at] (dlclstudentservices[at]stanford[dot]edu)

Language Coordinator

Paul Nissler

Paul Nissler
nissler [at] (nissler[at]stanford[dot]edu)