I teach German language courses at the undergraduate level and courses in applied linguistics at the undergraduate and graduate level.
Courses taught include:
German 111/112 Beginners' German
German 211/212 Intermediate German
German 317 Teaching German as Foreign Language
German 402 Advanced Composition, Conversation, and Grammar
German 416 German Second Language Acquisition
MLCS 555 Teaching Strategies for Postsecondary Language Instructors
MLCS 581 Second Language Research
MLCS 698 Topics in Applied Linguistics: Integrating Technology in the Foreign Language Class
MLCS 698 Topics in Applied Linguistics: Bridging the Language-Literature Divide
I have supervised students in Honors, MA and PhD programs on topics related to vocabulary acquisition as well as a variety of technological aspects.
I also serve as the Coordinator of the German Language Program. In Spring 2007, we received the Faculty of Arts Teaching Unit Award for our First Year German team.