Juliane Camfield is the director of Deutsches Haus at NYU, one of the United States' leading institutions for the culture and language of the German-speaking world. She joined Deutsches Haus at NYU in 2013 as cultural program coordinator and became its director in 2014. Camfield served as program curator at the Goethe-Institut New York from 2001 until 2012, and worked at The Museum of Modern Art's Department of Film in New York from 1997 until 2000. She serves on the U.S. jury of New Books in German and is a fellow of the New York Institute for the Humanities. She has served as a juror for a number of film festivals and awards, including the Student Academy Awards, and as an advisor to several arts organizations, among them the MacDowell Colony and The Fassbinder Foundation New York, where she continues to be a member of the board. Camfield studied at Freie Universität Berlin and the University of California, Berkeley, and holds an M.A. in North American Studies and Theater/Film Studies.