Vera Kern

Vera Kern Germanic Languages and Literatures Ohio State

Vera Kern

expected 2021-22

kern.402@buckeyemail.osu.edu

Education 

2012-2016 University of Vienna, B.A. English and American Studies 
2016-2019 Paris Lodron University of Salzburg & Mozarteum University Salzburg, B.Ed. Teacher Training for Secondary Schools, English & Art Education; additional study focus: Teaching German as a Second/Foreign Language 
2019-ongoing: Paris Lodron University of Salzburg & Mozarteum University Salzburg, M.Ed. Teacher Training for Secondary Schools, English & Art Education (projected: June 2021) 

Bachelor theses 

Hugo Gernsback, the Editor. The Father of Science Fiction? (2016) 
It-Extraposition in English Discourse (2016) 
Analysing Museum Brochures to Acquire Museum Literacy (2019) 

Research Interests 

Museum Pedagogy 
Digital Teaching & Learning 
Foreign Language Didactics 

International Education & Exchanges 

2014 University of Aberdeen (Erasmus exchange) 
2019 Cologne Summer School, University of Cologne (migration-related diversity in the classroom) 

Work Experience 

2018-2020 Study Assistant for English Language Didactics, English Department, Paris Lodron University of Salzburg 
2013-2016 Layout Assistant for the pedagogical magazine “Erziehung und Unterricht”, Österreichischer Bundesverlag Schulbuch GmbH & Co. KG