I have been teaching courses in higher education for over ten years; in both the US and the UK. I have also tutored high school and college students in foreign languages (French and German). In addition, I have taught an elementary school level science class and also worked as an au pair.
Socratic method and hands-on learning
Sussex Teaching Award, University of Sussex, 2010 Outstanding Teaching Award, Council on Teaching University of Iowa, 2004
Ph.D. in Psychology, University of Iowa 2007 BA in Philosophy and Psychology, Boston University, 2001 Abitur, Paul-Klee Gymnasium, Germany, 1998
My area of expertise is infancy through preschool. My research focuses primarily on language development, you can visit my lab website here: www.sussex.ac.uk/wordlab