Name and Title:Birgit A. Jensen, PhD, Associate Professor of German Organization:East Carolina University Area of the World:United States Language:Mostly English, some German Target Audience(s):Instructors of German and students interested in an immersion year in Germany at extremely low cost (i.e., a plane ticket) Short Session Description:Learn how to immerse yourself in the German culture by joining the federal volunteer programs in Germany or AustriaFull Session Description:Many…See More
As an associate professor of German (language, culture, literature), I'm very interested in promoting international education. Most of our students at East Carolina University study in Germany; some go to Austria and Switzerland as well. When they return, they all have matured. The emotional, intellectual and social growth that comes from leaving the confines of your own culture is sorely needed in our world.
I also serve as campus advisor for the Fulbright Student Programs.
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