German Studies

Christiane Breithaupt

Adjunct Instructor




Campus Box 0398


McKnight Hall
Room 14A
300 North Washington St.
Gettysburg, PA 17325-1400


MA Humboldt-Universit├Ąt zu Berlin, 2004

Christiane Breithaupt earned her MA in German Cultural Studies and Italian Language and Literature at Humboldt University in Berlin. After a career in the media industry in Germany, Christiane received a Goethe Institute degree for teaching German as a foreign language. Since then she has taught at language schools in Berlin and Philadelphia, and at the German Summer School at Middlebury College. She has been teaching at Gettysburg College since 2014. Her research interests include film history, especially East German cinema.