Scandinavian & Finnish 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.

Danish Tutors

Name Email Qualifications Other Information (fees, etc.)
Haaland, Ingela ingela_eilert@yahoo.com Native speaker; teaching and tutoring experience; M.Ed from the U of MN $30 / hour

Finnish Tutors

Name Email Qualifications Other Information (fees, etc.)
Listemaa, Jackie
(dept.)
list0028@umn.edu BA/MA in Germanic/Scandinavian studies from UMN; 10+ years tutoring experience; current instructor in Swedish & German Negotiable; typically $25/hour
Open to Skype sessions

Norwegian Tutors

Name Email Qualifications Other Information (fees, etc.)
Lappi, Michelle
(dept.)
narniakos@yahoo.com B.A., Scandinavian Languages & Literature (Norwegian); MPhil from University of Oslo; lived and worked in Norway for over 15 years; over 15 years of translation experience Negotiable
Walters, Natalie turnernatalieruth@gmail.com Lived and worked in Norway for 5 years. Fluent in bokmål (Norwegian) and have language certification papers in oral, written and verbal fluency Negotiable

Swedish tutors

Name Email Qualifications Other Information (fees, etc.)
Haaland, Ingela ingela_eilert@yahoo.com Native speaker; language instructor at the American Swedish Intitute, Minneapolis; M.Ed from the U of MN $30 / hour
Listemaa, Jackie
(dept.)
list0028@umn.edu BA/MA in Germanic/Scandinavian studies from UMN; 10+ years tutoring experience; current instructor in Swedish & German Negotiable; typically $25/hour
Open to Skype sessions