Christoph Schmitz

Graduate Student

Christoph Schmitz received his Magister in Philosophy, Chinese Studies and Cultural Studies from the University of Leipzig in 2012. He spent the 2010/2011 academic year in Tainan/Taiwan to refine his Chinese. After graduation, he taught German at the Goethe Language Center in Qingdao/China, and served as library assistant at Duke University Libraries. Joining the Carolina-Duke Graduate Program in German Studies, his main research interests include the history of intellectual property rights, philosophy of language, literary theory, and modern German literature.

Spring 2017 Office Hours Duke Campus: Thursdays 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.