My Teaching History






1. Teaching Overview (since 2008)

at Oregon State University: since 2012
Political Science, Master of Public Policy, Sociology, Rural Policy,
Transatlantic Students Symposia (with Humboldt University),
and cooperation with Intercultural Students Services



at Potsdam University: 2008-2011
American Studies (American Culture and Literature)
Potsdam Spring School (Western European History, Politics and Culture)




Humboldt-Universitšt zu Berlin: 2001-2011
American Studies (American Culture, History, Politics and Literature),
Transatlantic Students Symposia, since 2012 with OSU








2. Detailed List: Seminars and Co-Teaching (since 2008)

Winter 2015

Transatlantic Symposium 13
MPP 507 and 13th Transatlantic Students Symposium:
"Crisis of Mission: Transatlantic (Mis)Understandings of European Integration"
Oregon State University, Master of Public Policy
Winter 2015


PS  415/515 Politics and the Media: Cultural Representations of Politics (on campus and e-campus)
PS 415/515 Politics and the Media: Cultural Representations of Politics
Oregon State University, Political Science
Winter 2015


PS 341 - Politics of Western Europe and the EU: History and Politics of European Integration (e-campus)
PS 341 - Politics of Western Europe and the EU: History and Politics of European Integration (e-campus)
Oregon State University, Political Science
Winter 2015







Fall 2014

MPP 507 - Professional Development Seminar, 1st Year
MPP 507 - Professional Development Seminar, 1st Year
Oregon State University, Master of Public Policy
Fall 2014


PS 363 - Gender and Race in American Political Thought (e-campus)
PS 363 - Gender and Race in American Political Thought (e-campus)
Oregon State University, Political Science
Fall 2014


Summer 2014

PS  415/515 Politics and the Media: Cultural Representations of Politics (on campus and e-campus)
PS 415/515 Politics and the Media: Cultural Representations of Politics
(e-campus)
Oregon State University, Political Science
Summer 2014


Spring 2014

PS 499/599 - Indigenous Policy
PS 499/599 - Indigenous Policy
Oregon State University, Master of Public Policy, Political Science
Spring 2014


PS 341 - Politics of Western Europe and the EU: History and Politics of European Integration (e-campus)
PS 341 - Politics of Western Europe and the EU: History and Politics of European Integration (e-campus)
Oregon State University, Political Science
Winter 2015


Winter 2014

Transatlantic Symposium 12
MPP 507 and 12th Transatlantic Students Symposium:
"Sustainability in Education, Culture and Politics:
Questioning the Validity of National Narratives and Policies"
Oregon State University, Master of Public Policy
Winter 2014


PS  415/515 Politics and the Media: Cultural Representations of Politics (on campus and e-campus)
PS 415/515 Politics and the Media: Cultural Representations of Politics
(on campus and e-campus)
Oregon State University, Political Science
Winter 2014







Fall 2013

RP 599 - International Comparative Rural Policy
RP 599 - International Comparative Rural Policy
Oregon State University, Master of Public Policy
Fall 2013


MPP 507 - Professional Development Seminar, 1st Year
MPP 507 - Professional Development Seminar, 1st Year
Oregon State University, Master of Public Policy
Fall 2013


PS 341 - Politics of Western Europe and the EU: History and Politics of European Integration (e-campus)
PS 341 - Politics of Western Europe and the EU: History and Politics of European Integration (e-campus)
Oregon State University, Political Science
Fall 2012


Summer 2013

PS  415/515 Politics and the Media: Cultural Representations of Politics (e-campus)
PS 415/515 Politics and the Media: Cultural Representations of Politics (e-campus)
Oregon State University, Political Science
Summer 2013


Spring 2013

PS 341 - Politics of Western Europe and the EU: History and Politics of European Integration (e-campus)
PS 341 - Politics of Western Europe and the EU: History and Politics of European Integration (e-campus)
Oregon State University, Political Science
Fall 2012


Winter 2013

Transatlantic Symposium 11
MPP 507 and 11th Transatlantic Students Symposium:
"Borders in Transit:
Rural and Urban Liminalities in the US and Poland"
Oregon State University, Master of Public Policy
Winter 2013







Fall 2012

PS 341 - Politics of Western Europe and the EU: History and Politics of European Integration (e-campus)
PS 341 - Politics of Western Europe and the EU: History and Politics of European Integration (e-campus)
Oregon State University, Political Science
Fall 2012


RP 599 - International Comparative Rural Policy
RP 599 - International Comparative Rural Policy

with Bruce Weber
Oregon State University, Master of Public Policy
Fall 2012


Colloquium: Theories of Society and Culture
CO - Theories of Society and Culture

with Allison Davis-White Eyes
Oregon State University, Master of Public Policy / Intercultural Students Services
Fall 2012


Spring 2012

SOC 499/599 - Comparative Education Policy
SOC 499/599 - Comparative Education Policy
with Allison Davis-White Eyes
Oregon State University, Sociology
Spring 2012


PS 399 - The U.S. Seen From Abroad
PS 399 - The U.S. Seen From Abroad
Oregon State University, Political Science
Spring 2012


PS 365 - American Political Thought
PS 365 - American Political Thought
Oregon State University, Political Science
Spring 2012


Winter 2012

PS 341 - Politics of Western Europe and the EU: History and Politics of European Integration
PS 341 - Politics of Western Europe and the EU: History and Politics of European Integration
Oregon State University, Political Science
Winter 2012


Transatlantic Symposium 10
MPP 507 and 10th Transatlantic Students Symposium:
"Rural Frontier Communities, Global Challenges?
The American West, The European East, and the Resurgence of National Mythologies"
Oregon State University, Master of Public Policy
Winter 2012







Summer 2011

Representations of Old Age in Native American Literature and Culture
Undergraduate Seminar:
Representations of Old Age in Native American Literature and Culture
Potsdam University, American Studies
Summer 2011


Winter 2010/11

Introduction to American Culture
Undergraduate Seminar:
Introduction to American Culture
Potsdam University, American Studies
Winter 2010/11

Transatlantic Symposium 9
Graduate Seminar and Symposium:
9th Transatlantic Symposium:
Confronting the Crises of the Twenty-First Century: Politics, Economics and Identity
with Prof. Reinhard Isensee, Humboldt-Universitšt zu Berlin, American Studies
Winter 2009/10


Summer 2010

Literature of the American Renaissance
Undergraduate Seminar:
Literature of the American Renaissance
Potsdam University, American Studies
Summer 2010

Film and TV Analysis
Undergraduate Seminar:
Film and TV Analysis
Potsdam University, American Studies
Summer 2010

History of EU Integration
Undergraduate Seminar:
Conceptualizing Europe: European Integration in a Cultural Context
Potsdam University, Potsdam Spring School
Summer 2010


Winter 2009/10

The
Undergraduate Seminar:
The Transatlantic Relationship in Practice
Humboldt-Universitšt zu Berlin, American Studies
Winter 2009/10

Transatlantic Symposium 8
Graduate Seminar and Symposium:
8th Transatlantic Symposium:
Federalism and Regionalism in the US, Canada and Europe
with Prof. Reinhard Isensee, Humboldt-Universitšt zu Berlin, American Studies
Winter 2009/10


Summer 2009

Film and TV Analysis
Undergraduate Lab Seminar:
Film and TV Analysis
Humboldt-Universitšt zu Berlin, American Studies
Summer 2009

History of EU Integration
Undergraduate Seminar:
History of EU Integration, 1945-Current
Potsdam University, Potsdam Spring School
Summer 2009


Winter 2008/9

Transatlantic Symposium 7
Graduate Seminar and Symposium:
7th Transatlantic Symposium:
The End of East and West?
with Prof. Reinhard Isensee, Humboldt-Universitšt zu Berlin, American Studies
Winter 2008/9


Summer 2008

American Indians: An Introduction
Undergraduate Seminar:
American Indians: An Introduction
Potsdam University, American Studies
Summer 2008







3. Tutorials, Co-Teaching and Teaching Assistance (2001-2008)

Winter 2007/8

Transatlantic Symposium 6
Graduate Seminar and Symposium:
6th Transatlantic Symposium:
Media and Identity
with Prof. Reinhard Isensee, Humboldt-Universitšt zu Berlin, American Studies
Winter 2007/8


Winter 2006/7

Transatlantic Symposium 5
Graduate Seminar and Symposium:
5th Transatlantic Symposium:
Unity in Diversity
with Prof. Reinhard Isensee, Humboldt-Universitšt zu Berlin, American Studies
Winter 2006/7


Winter 2005/6

Transatlantic Symposium 4
Graduate Seminar and Symposium:
4th Transatlantic Symposium:
Give Me Your Tired, Your Poor?
with Prof. Reinhard Isensee, Humboldt-Universitšt zu Berlin, American Studies
Winter 2005/6

Tutorial: Introduction to Literary Studies
Tutorial: Introduction to Literary Studies
Humboldt-Universitšt zu Berlin, American Studies
Winter 2005/06, 2004/05


Summer 2005

Tutorial: History of American Political Thought and Society
Tutorial: History of American Political Thought and Society
Humboldt-Universitšt zu Berlin, American Studies
Summer 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002


Winter 2004/5

Transatlantic Symposium 3
Graduate Workshop and Symposium:
3rd Transatlantic Symposium:
The European Dream
with Prof. Reinhard Isensee, Humboldt-Universitšt zu Berlin, American Studies
Winter 2004/5

Tutorial: Introduction to Literary Studies
Tutorial: Introduction to Literary Studies
Humboldt-Universitšt zu Berlin, American Studies
Winter 2005/06, 2004/05


Summer 2004

Tutorial: History of American Political Thought and Society
Tutorial: History of American Political Thought and Society
Humboldt-Universitšt zu Berlin, American Studies
Summer 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002


Winter 2003/4

Transatlantic Symposium 2
Graduate Workshop and Symposium:
2nd Transatlantic Symposium:
From the National to the Global and Back?
with Prof. Reinhard Isensee, Humboldt-Universitšt zu Berlin, American Studies
Winter 2003/4

Tutorial: Introduction to Cultural Studies
Tutorial: Introduction to Cultural Studies
Humboldt-Universitšt zu Berlin, American Studies
Winter 2003/04


Summer 2003

Tutorial: History of American Political Thought and Society
Tutorial: History of American Political Thought and Society
Humboldt-Universitšt zu Berlin, American Studies
Summer 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002


Summer 2002

Tutorial: History of American Political Thought and Society
Tutorial: History of American Political Thought and Society
Humboldt-Universitšt zu Berlin, American Studies
Summer 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002


Winter 2001/2

Graduate Seminar:
"Citizenship and Civil Society in the 20th Century: America and Germany":
teaching assistance with Prof. L. Friedman (Humboldt-Universität, American Studies, Winter 2001/02)






4. Workshops

Workshop "Religion in Popular Television Shows",
Wittenberg Summer School 2006 "Religion in American Politics and Culture", July 31 - August 5 2006
Center for USA Studies, Martin-Luther-Universitšt Halle-Wittenberg, in Cooperation with the American Embassy and the Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg