Biography

Curriculum Vitae in PDF format

Professional Experience

   
since 2003-01 Freelance work: Development of e-learning courses
WS 2007/08 Teaching assignment at the Chair Anglistik I at the Heinrich-Heine-University in Düsseldorf: Planning and conducting the seminar "Once and Future World – The Middle Ages in Second Life"
2000-08 to 2002-11 Multimedia author and instructional designer at the Smart­Force PROKODA GmbH
   
   

Job Experiences During Education

   
1999-09 to 2000-06 Freelance work for the M2S Deutschland GmbH (two days a week during studies)
1999-08-02 to -27 Internship at the M2S Deutschland GmbH (later SmartForce PROKODA GmbH)
WS 1998/99 Teaching assignment at the Heinrich-Heine-University in Düsseldorf: Planning and conducting the seminar "J.R.R. Tolkien – His Life and Works"
1998-04-01 to -10-15 Information Science internship: Creating an online graphics workshop
1997-10-01 to 1999-07-15 Tutor at the Chair Germanistik III; support of lecturers in research and teaching
SS 1997 to 1998 Collaboration on the CBT "A Companion to Middle English Literature" of the Chair Anglistik I
   
   
Further Education
   
2009-11 Advanced training: Virtual Classroom Moderator
2009-01 to 2009-06 Advanced training: Train the trainer (completed with the certificate by the Cologne Chamber of Industry and Commerce)
2005-05 to 2005-07 Advanced training: Teletutoring
2003-03 to 2003-05 International online seminar "Teaching and Learning in Virtual Learning Environments"
2002-06-19 to -21 Course "Project Management for Team Members"
2001-03 to 2001-06 Biweekly online training of the M2S Production Academy on creating customized courses
2000-09-26 to -29 Internal training for the M2S authors in Dublin
SS 1999 Advanced seminar "Project Management"
WS 1998/99 to 1999/2000 Member of a university study group on "New Media for Teaching and Learning"
   
   
Education
   
2012-03-31 Acquisition of Master of Arts degree; final grade 1.2 (very good)
2009-10 to 2012-03 Part-time online study course "Educational Media" at the University of Duisburg-Essen
2000-06-28 Acquisition of Master of Arts degree; final grade 1.4 (very good)
1994-10 to 2000-06 Study of English, Information Science and German at the Heinrich-Heine-University in Düsseldorf
1994-06-08 Graduated from school; final grade 1.2  (excellent)
   
 
Additional Skills
   
Languages Fluent in spoken and written English, French (basic knowledge), Spanish (basic knowledge)
Computing

Adobe Captivate, Articulate Rapid E-Learning Studio (Presenter, Engage, Quizmaker), Articulate Storyline, Adobe Presenter