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[Photo]: Sharon M. Wailes

Sharon M. Wailes

Campus Address: CA 502C
Phone: 317-274-8246
Email: smunger@iupui.edu


Appointments

Future Faculty Teaching Fellow, German, 2011-2012 Associate Faculty 2013-2014, Visiting Lecturer 2014-2017

Education

Wells College Bachelor of Arts in German 1987 Indiana University Master of Arts in Germanic Literature and Linguistics 1994 Indiana University PhD. Germanic Studies 2013

Academic Interests

German Literature Medieval Studies Germanic Philology Online Instruction

Teaching

German Language, Culture, and Literature Medieval Studies, German Culture through music and theater

Awards

Kiel Exchange Fellowship 1992 Future Faculty Teaching Fellowship 2011-2012

Publications

“Passion as a Form of Communication in Gottfried von Strassburg’s Tristan.” Essays in Medieval Studies 18 (2001): 31-42. Reprint in: Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism. Ed. Jelena Krstovic. Detroit: Gale, Cengage Learning, vol. 96 (2008): 177-183. “The Function of gi-present Verbs in the Old High German and Early Middle High German Physiologus.” Journal of English and Germanic Philology (JEGP). 114 no. 3 (July 2015): 341-354.

Service

Co-leader of the Middle High German Reading Circle, Indiana University Department of Germanic Studies Medieval Calligraphy Demonstration at Lotus Blossoms annual event at Binford Elementary School Bloomington, Indiana Participant in the Indiana University Bloomington Baccalaureate Ceremony Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Interfaith Service Planning Committee, Indiana University Bloomington

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