Ruth Sondermann, MBA

Director of the Work-Abroad Program, Germanic Languages and Literatures, Harvard University

Ruth Sondermann, a native of Germany, has a master's degree in German literature as well as an MBA from Pennsylvania State University. She has been teaching intensive elementary German at Harvard Extension School for several years. In addition to teaching, Sondermann also works as the director of an internship program at Harvard University's Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures. She has extensive teaching experience in both corporate and academic settings and is a member of the German-American Business Council of Boston. Most recently, she became the co-author of Pimsleur's German IV and V, a German audio learning course.


  • MBA The Pennsylvania State University


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