top left: Colosseum, Italy; top right: Neuschwanstein castle, bottom left: ceiling of the Church of All Saints, Russia; bottom right: Paris at night

Mathias Schulze

Mathias SchulzeOffice: SH 211C
Phone: (619) 594-0958
Email: [email protected]

Mathias Schulze is the director of the Language Acquisition Resource Center and will be a professor of German Language and Literature in the Department of European Studies. He was born in Finsterwalde in Germany. He did his teacher training for German and Russian in Leipzig (Germany) and Kaluga (Russia) and got his PhD in Language Engineering (Applied Linguistics) from the University of Manchester Institute for Science and Technology (UMIST). For ten years, Mat worked at universities in Sunderland and Manchester (England) and for sixteen years at the University of Waterloo, where he was the director of the Waterloo Centre for German Studies. He is the co-editor of the CALICO Journal (on computer-assisted language learning (CALL). CALL is also his main area of research. He has published on ICALL, which is the application of Artificial Intelligence to CALL, and on online language learning. His research interests are in language education and social bilingualism.