Dr. Steve Maksymiuk


Dr. Steve Maksymiuk

University of Duisburg-Essen
Institut für Anglophone Studien
R12 S04 H83
Universitätsstr. 12
45141 Essen

Room R12 S04 H83
E-mail steve.maksymiuk [at] uni-due.de
Phone +49 201 183-4221

Fax: +49 201 183-4224

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Curriculum Vitae

Steve Maksymiuk was born and raised in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. It was in Edmonton that he completed his schooling and first degree, graduating from high school in 1980 and from the University of Alberta with a B.A. in 1984. After that he spent a year studying German and Scandinavian in Marburg, Germany, before going on to graduate school at the University of Washington in Seattle. He received his M.A. in 1987 and his Ph.D. in 1992. He then taught English at the universities of Dortmund, Münster, Freiburg and Saarbrücken before coming to the University of Duisburg in 2001. He has been teaching in Essen since the winter semester of 2004/05.

Courses Taught at the UDE

Language Practice and Cultural Studies:

  • Advanced Communication Skills II
  • Advanced Writing Skills
  • America and its Presidents
  • America in the Sixties
  • Basic Communication Skills I & II
  • Foundation Course Plus
  • Integrated Language Course I & II
  • Phonetics of American English
  • Skills-Focused Language Course II - Productive
  • ...