David E. Wellbery is LeRoy T. and Margaret Deffenbaugh Carlson University Professor, University of Chicago.
Judith Ryan is the Robert K. and Dale J. Weary Professor of German and Comparative Literature at Harvard University.
Hans Ulrich Gumbrecht is Albert Guérard Professor of Literature at Stanford University.
Anton Kaes is Chancellor Professor of German and Film Studies at the University of California, Berkeley.
Dorothea von Muecke is Professor of German Literature at Columbia University.