Emily Goodling is a Lecturer in German, and teaches German language at all levels as well as seminars on cultural, literary, and political topics. In addition to her work at MIT, she has taught at Stanford University, the Georgia Institute of Technology, and Hillsdale College. She is particularly excited about the creation and execution of study abroad programs, and teaches advanced politics and culture in Hillsdale College’s summer program in Germany. She is also interested in bringing together technology and literature in creative ways, and has designed and taught an asynchronous literature seminar at Georgia Tech.

Beyond the German-language classroom, Goodling’s research centers on changing conceptions of the political in contemporary German theater. Her work has appeared in The Drama Review and Comparative Drama.

PhD Stanford University
MA Johannes Gutenberg Universität Mainz
BA Hillsdale College