Sun-Young Kim

Academic title(s): 

Faculty Lecturer

Contact Information
514-398-4400 Ext 09341
Email address: 
sun-young.kim2 [at]
German Studies

Room 477 | Tel: 398-4400 ext. 09341

Language Coordinator/Faculty Lecturer


Sun-Young Kim earned her Honours B.A. and M.A. in Germanic Languages and Literatures at the University of Toronto and her Ph.D. in German Studies at the University of Michigan. Before coming to McGill University, she taught German language, literature and culture courses at universities in Toronto and Michigan, including the University of Toronto and Kalamazoo College. Her teaching and research interests include literature of the 19th-21st centuries, with a special emphasis on Viennese modernism, Weimar modernism, and the use of religious symbols and language in literature. This academic year, she teaches all levels of German language courses in the Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures.