Martina holds a BA in Educational Science and an MA in German as a Foreign Language from the University of Vienna. She is currently working as a German lecturer for the Wake Forest University Vienna Program.
Prior to joining Innes Martina gained considerable experience in teaching German courses from A1 to C2 level, at a number of institutions, schools and universities in Austria and aborad, e.g., University of Applied Science "FH Campus Vienna", Ovidius University (Romania), American International School Vienna, Österreich Institut (Czech Republic).
She is qualified as an examiner of ÖSD (Österreichisches Sprachdiplom) and a certified trainer for scientific writing. She is also a member of the Austrian Association for German as a Foreign/Second Language (ÖDaF) and of the Association Second Language Didactics of Migration Education (Verein Migrationspädagogische Zweitsprachendidaktik).
Her interests in the field of language training involve group dynamics, creative grammar teaching, autonomous learning, teaching with authentic materials, as well as working with movies and audiovisual materials.