Erstes & Zweites Staatsexamen (Düsseldorf 1980, 1982) B.Ed., M.Ed. (1989, 2005 UBC, Brit.Col.)
Adelheid O’Brien is a 12-month lecturer in the department. She teaches in the German Language Program and is the coordinator of the German Reading Program. Her areas of specialization include second language acquisition and pedagogy, intercultural language learning and teaching, reading comprehension and the application of technology, curriculum and course design and development of instructional materials.