Dr. Sandra Walker

 sandra walker











2007 Ph.D in History of Art, Kunsthistorisches Institut
University of Zürich, Switzerland

1997 Proficiency examination in Latin, both oral and written
University of Zürich, Switzerland

1990 Master of Arts in Art, History of Art
Master’s Thesis (Grade: ‘A’ 99/100)
San Diego State University, California, USA

1986 Bachelor of Arts in Art
Emphasis: History of Art/French
San Diego State University, California, USA


Since Oct 2008 University of Freiburg, Englisches Seminar, Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
Acad. Mitarbeiterin (and Lehraufträge). Teach Proseminar courses on literature,
19th - 20th century painting and film as well as academic writing skills courses. Other
duties include testing students for the Zwischenprüfung. Created a media product on
film form comprised of 4 DVDs entitled ‘Stylistic Devices’ which provides video
examples of numerous stylistic elements of mise en scène, cinematography, editing,
and sound. Organised and participated in student trip to Staatsgalerie in Stuttgart.

Jan to Dec 2013 Die Sprachwerkstatt, Baden-Baden, Germany
Language Teacher. Taught both Business English and conversation courses.

Feb to July 2008 Auktionshaus Kaupp, Sulzburg, Germany
Translator. German to English translations of cataloguing texts, website,
newsletters as well as international client contact.

Feb to Nov 2007 Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
Research Assistant/Translator. Research of Norwegian art criticism.
English translations of numerous Norwegian essays.

1998 to 2006 English instruction and translation work at various Swiss (ETH, Zürich;
The English School, Regensdorf) and Swedish (Högskolan på Gotland;
Folkuniversitetet, Visby; Film på Gotland) colleges and language schools.   



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