Graduate Profile

Kathryn Schroeder



Kathryn Schroeder is in her third year in the German studies program at UVa and is currently pursuing her doctoral degree. She passed her Masters exam in the fall of 2012 and plans to take her qualifying exams in the Spring of 2014. Before coming to UVA, Kathryn resided in Austria for four years, where she first worked as a Fulbright language assistant and later studied at the University of Vienna. She has her B.A. in English Language and Literature and German Studies from Gilford College in Greensboro, NC. Her current research interests are Austrian literature, multilingualism in literature, and gender studies.