Catherine Greer holds a BM with Distinction from the Eastman School of Music and an MM and MA in German from the University of Tennessee. At UT, she is a Graduate Teaching Associate, Editor-in-Chief of Vernacular: New Connections in Language, Literature, & Culture, and Dr. Stehle’s assistant editor for book reviews in culture and literature for German Studies Review. Her dissertation research has been funded by the DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service), W.K. McClure Scholarship for the Study of World Affairs, and the Thomas Doctoral Fellowship. She has held Fellowships with the Center for Jewish History, Leo Baeck Institute, and the Holocaust Educational Foundation. She is currently the 2017-2018 Margit Meissner Fellow for the Study of the Holocaust in Czech Lands at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. She has presented her research at national and international conferences, including Lessons and Legacies, Children and War: Past and Present, American Musicological Society, Society of Ethnomusicology, and the Southeastern German Studies Consortium, among others. Her interdisciplinary research focuses on cultural activity in Theresienstadt and the roles of music and memory in Holocaust representation and pedagogy.