Anton T Brinckwirth, PhD

AntonBrinckwirth

Director, World Studies Media Center
abrinckwirth@vcu.edu
804.827.1149

Hibbs Hall 423
900 Park Avenue 
Richmond, Virginia
23220

Mailbox - 312 N. Shafer Street
P.O. Box 842021
Richmond, VA 23284-2021

abrinckwirth@vcu.edu
Office: 804.827.1149
Lab: 804-828-2320

Courses Taught

All 100 and 200-level courses in Spanish and Portuguese
SPAN 202 Intermediate Spanish Readings
SPAN 307 Spanish Cinema & Conversation
SPAN 533 Spanish for the Professions
WRLD 391 World Media Production
WRLD 391 Design Portfolio

EDUCATION 

Ph.D. in Education
Virginia Commonwealth University, 2012
School of Education 
Track: Instructional Leadership
Cognate Area: New Media in Education
Dissertation TitleImplementation and Outcomes of an Online English-Portuguese Tandem Language Exchange Program Delivered Jointly Across a U.S.-Brazilian University Partnership: A Case Study [Full Copy]

Ed.S. in Educational Technology
Track: Network Learning Systems
University of Missouri-Columbia, 2004

M.A. in Spanish
Concentration: Spanish and Latin American Literature, Culture, Philosophy, and Foreign Language Teaching Methods 
Saint Louis University, 1992

B.A. in Communication
Focus Areas: Journalism and Media Design
Second Major in Spanish
Saint Louis University, 1990

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Educational Technology Administration
Network Learning Systems
Digital Media Suites
New Media Production
Website Design
Curriculum Design
Teacher Training and Staff Development
Internationalization in Higher Education 
International University Partnerships

RESEARCH AREAS

Interactive Online Learning
Tandem Language Exchange (Teletandem)
Language Learning and Technology
Internationalization in Higher Education
International University Partnerships
Digital Media Storytelling
Spanish and Latin American Cinema

INTERNATIONAL COLLABORATIONS

Universidad de Córdoba (Spain)
Universidade Estadual Paulista-Assis (Brazil)
Universidade de São Paulo (Brazil)
Wenzao Ursuline College of Languages (Taiwan) 
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (Mexico)
Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Hidalgo (Mexico)
Universidad El Bosque (Colombia)
Universidad Politécnica del Norte de Aguas Calientes (Mexico)
l'université Stendhal, Grenoble 3 (France)
Università del Salento (Italy)

FOREIGN LANGUAGES

Spanish and Brazilian Portuguese (Fluent)
Russian and French (Studied)