Daniel E. Lloyd

Daniel E. Lloyd

Daniel E. Lloyd, Ph.D.

Dean, Liberal Arts

Tel.: (630) 942-2865
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2616E

Areas of Research Interest:

  • 16th Century German Literature
  • Renaissance Humanism
  • American Transcendentalism

Recent Courses Taught:

  • Elementary/Intermediate German
  • German Composition and Conversation
  • German History and Culture
  • The German Novelle in the 19th Century
  • Modern German Drama
  • Vienna 1900
  • The Holocaust
  • The German Opera Libretto
  • Medieval and Renaissance Thought

Current Projects:

  • "Kein guter Baum gibt boese Frucht: Parenting for Dummies in the Lalebuch." Modern Language Association, San Diego, Dec. 2003.
  • "Wondrously Strange Tales: Problems in Lalebuch/Schiltbuerger Research." (publication in progress)

Selected Publications, Presentations, Performances, Books:

  • "Defining the Role of the Modern Language Department Chair." Washington and Jefferson College.
  • "The Little Polity: Nature, Gender and Society in the Lalebuch." American Association of Teachers of German.
  • "The Concept of Utopia in the Preface to the Lalebuch." University of Texas-Austin.


  • Ph.D. in German, University of Wisconsin-Madison. Minor concentrations in European History and Art History.
  • M.A. in German, University of Wisconsin-Madison.
  • B.A. with Distinction, University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Awards and Recognitions:

  • Faculty Development Writing Grant
  • Fulbright Grant, Federal Republic of Germany
  • Fulbright-Hays Grant, Austria
  • National Endowment for Humanities Grant
  • Clarence F. Dissinger Memorial Award for Outstanding Teaching