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Lektors and Language Assistants

DAAD appoints visiting faculty (Lektoren) for German as a foreign language and other disciplines at various universities in the region. DAAD Lektors 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 Assistants (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,  University of Pune and Indian Institute of Technology Bombay.

Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai

Johannes Wenzel
DAAD Lektor
Indian Institute of Technology Madras
Department of Humanities and Social Sciences
Chennai 600036 India

Jawaharlal Nehru University

Lisa Huber
DAAD Lektor
Jawaharlal Nehru University
Centre for German Studies
New Delhi 110067 India

University of Delhi

Dr Maja Nemere
DAAD Lektor
University of Delhi
Department of Germanic and Romance Studies
Delhi 110007 India

Savitribai Phule University of Pune

Devi Arand
DAAD Lektor

Maja Goralski
DAAD Language Assistant

Savitribai Phule University of Pune
Department of Foreign Languages
Pune 411004 India

Indian Institute of Technology Bombay

Palina Lissitsyna
DAAD Language Assistant
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
Mumbai 400076 India

Additional information

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  • Regional Office New Delhi

    Address: c/o DLTA Complex, R.K. Khanna Stadium, 1 Africa Avenue
    110029 New Delhi

    Telephone: +91 (11) 6646-5500

    Fax: +91 (11) 6646-5555


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