TEACHING EXPERIENCE

COURSES TAUGHT / CURRENTLY TEACHING

James Madison University, Department of Foreign Languages, Literatures and Cultures

Modern German Literature, Upper-Level German Literature Course (Fall 2018)

Great Works: Boundaries of Humanity: Humans, Animals & Machines, English-

Taught Literature Course for the Humanities Cluster of the JMU General Education Program (Spring 2018-Spring 2019)

Translation Competencies, Upper-Level German-English Translation Course for

Undergraduates (Spring 2018; Spring 2019)

German Short Stories, Upper-Level German Literature Course for Undergraduates

(Spring 2019)

History of German Civilization, Upper-Level Undergraduate Course on German

History from the Germanic Tribes to the Present (Fall 2017)

Intermediate German II, Fourth-Semester Language Course (Fall 2018)

Intermediate German I, Third-Semester Language Course (2017-2018)

Beginning German II, Second-Semester Language Course (Fall 2017)

University of Pittsburgh, Department of German

The Drama of Ideas: German Theater Workshop, Upper-Level Immersive

         German Theater Course for Undergraduates (Spring 2017)

German Writing, Intensive German Writing Course for Undergraduates (Spring

         2017)

German Cultural History, Upper-Level Undergraduate Course on German

Literature and Culture from the Germanic Tribes to the Enlightenment (Fall 2016)

Indo-European Folktales, Online Course for Undergraduates in the College of

General Studies (Fall 2013, Fall 2016)

Intermediate German II, Fourth-Semester Language Course 

(Spring 2012, Spring 2014)

Indo-European Folktales, Intensive Six-Week Summer Course for

Undergraduates (Summer 2013)

Recitations for Indo-European Folktales, Discussion-Based Tutorials

to Complement Undergraduate Introductory Course Lectures (2012-2013)

German Reading and Translation II, Intensive German Reading Course for

Graduate Students (Summer 2012)

Intermediate German I, Third-Semester Language Course (Fall 2011)

Elementary German II, Second-Semester Language Course (Spring 2011)

Elementary German I, First-Semester Language Course (Fall 2010)

 

 

COURSES DEVELOPED / TRANSITIONED                     

University of Pittsburgh, Department of German

The Drama of Ideas: German Theater Workshop, Developed a total

immersion undergraduate German theater course featuring a full-length dramatic production at the end of the semester. Course offered in Spring 2017 (Summer-Fall 2016).

University of Pittsburgh, College of General Studies

Indo-European Folktales, Developed and taught a fully online version of the

introductory undergraduate course using Blackboard Learn discussion forums, online exams, and group wiki projects (Summer-Fall 2013).

RELATED TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Heidelberg University (Tiffin, Ohio)

German Department Tutor (2007-2008; 2009-2010)

German Conversation Hour Leader (2009-2010)

Hölderlin Gymnasium (Secondary School), Heidelberg, Germany

English Teaching Assistant (2008-2009)

 

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