Holds a PhD from the University of Vienna in Cultural Sciences, and a postgraduate diploma from the Karl Franzens University Graz [‘Akademische Expertin für Deutsch als Fremd- und Zweitsprache’]. As a Lecturer of German as a Foreign or Second Language she has higher education experience at Charles University, Prague, at the University of Regensburg, Germany, Danube Private University, Krems, Austria, University Preparation Programmes at Vienna University and University of Applied Sciences in Linz, as well as at renowned institutions of adult education, at international companies and diplomatic institutions. She's author of publications on theatre and other cultural topics in international specialist publications. Her key areas of interest are (inter-) cultural topics, German for specific purposes, and academic writing. What she particularly enjoys about teaching is helping learners reach their individual goals.