About DAAD


DAAD Visiting Faculty & Language Instructors

DAAD appoints visiting faculty (Lektoren) for German as a foreign language and other disciplines at various universities in the region. DAAD Lektoren provide information about German language, culture, society, history, politics and support the host universities with expertise and information about developments in the field.

DAAD Language Instructors (Sprachassistenten) are fresh graduates or postgraduates from Germany who have specialised in German Studies or German as a Foreign Language. They teach German language.

At present the network covers Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Jawaharlal Nehru University, University of Delhi and University of Pune.

Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai

Johannes Wenzel
DAAD Visiting Faculty

Indian Institute of Technology Madras
Department of Humanities and Social Sciences
Chennai 600036 India


Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi

Sebastian Unger
DAAD Visiting Faculty

Centre for German Studies
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi 110067 India


University of Delhi, Delhi

Dr Maja Nemere
DAAD Visiting Faculty

Department of Germanic and Romance Studies
University of Delhi
Delhi 110007 India


University of Pune, Pune

Dr Christoph Senft
DAAD Visiting Faculty

Department of Foreign Languages
University of Pune
Pune 411004 India


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