German Tutors

The Department of German, Nordic, Slavic & Dutch maintains informal lists of people who are interested in tutoring. Current or former students or instructors in our department are marked “(dept.).”

The department does not certify tutors and assumes no responsibility for the quality of instruction. The agreement reached between you and any tutor is a personal one and should in no way be construed as reflecting departmental policies. For more information, contact the individual directly.

Name Email Qualifications Other Information (fees, etc.)
Hamacher, Michael michael.hamacher@gmx.net Native German bilingual speaker; portfolio includes audio/TV/video projects for small and international companies; 20 yeears of experience tutoring $40 / lesson for tutoring
$60 / lesson for custom curriculum lessons
Skype sessions available
Hemphill, Karen kehemphill@icloud.com BA in German; graduate studies in Switzerland; experienced tutor and teaching assistant; Former MN licensed substitute teacher at The Blake School, Twin Cities German Immersion School, St. Paul Academy, and Summit School; C1 Certification in German. $60 / hour
Negotiable, depending on number of sessions
Vik, Ingrid ingridvik@comcast.net MA in German literature; native speaker; German script capabilities Fees negotiable
Skype sessions available
Wolff, Lois wolff004@umn.edu BA and MA in German literature; studied for two years at two German universities; taught beginning German to undergrads at U of MI, and to adults for a summer semester at German Language Institute in St. Paul, MN $20 / hour