Yasmin Staunau

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  • Title: Instructor
  • Office: 335 PLC
  • Office Hours: By appointment
  • Interests: Second language acquisition, critical pedagogy, and intercultural communication

Research and Teaching Profile

Yasmin holds an Oregon teaching license and has over 12 years of teaching experience. Before coming to the U of O she taught German at South Eugene High School, completed various translation projects, and worked as a Certified Master Grader of German standardized tests for Avant Assessment. She has also organized numerous student exchange trips to Germany. Her approach to language teaching is communicative and her goal is to have students feel confident and able to participate in real world situations in German. She earned her B.A., MA in German, and graduate education degree at the University of Oregon. Yasmin is a fan of spicy food, thought provoking literature, visiting new places, appreciating the humor in life, and her two children.

Recent Courses: First Year German, Second Year German, Intermediate Language Training, Advanced Language Training, German for Reading Knowledge, and German Conversation.