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Emeritus Faculty: James Lamse

James Lamse, Professor Emeritus

Office: 616-526-6364
Cell: 616-648-7107
Home: 616-942-1837
lamj@calvin.edu

Office hours: TBA

Educational background

  • B.A. Calvin College 1958 (Education, German, and History)
  • M.A. University of Michigan 1963 (German Languages and Literatures)
  • Ph.D. University of Michigan 1975 (German Languages and Literatures)

Experience

  • Teacher, South Christian High School (1958–1962)
  • Teaching Fellow, University of Michigan (1964–1965)
  • Pre-doctoral Instructor, University of Michigan (1968–1970)
  • Instructor, Calvin College (1969–1975)
  • Assistant Professor, Calvin College (1975–1980)
  • Associate Professor, Calvin College (1980–1986)
  • Professor, Calvin College (1990)
  • Professor Emeritus, Calvin College (2000–present)

Academic interests

  • Medieval German Literature
  • Eighteenth-Century German Literature
  • German Composition and Conversation

Recent activities

  • Teaching German privately (currently 8.5 contact hours a week)
  • Consulting

Hobbies

  • Golf
  • Reading
  • Discussions

Additional Information