Summer Faculty-Directed Programs
Heather has spent many years working in the university setting at the University of Leeds, UK where she taught undergraduate students and assisted professors with various research projects. She spent three years in Vienna, Austria teaching study abroad students staying in the city for six weeks in order to strengthen their academic writing skills and knowledge of Vienna's fascinating heritage. Heather lived in the UK, Switzerland and Austria where she developed proficiency in the German language as well as an in-depth knowledge of arts and culture.
- B.A. Fine Arts in Art Education;
- M.A. Art History; Arizona State University
- Ph.D. candidate Museums and Cultural Heritage; University of Leeds
- Studied abroad in Florence, Italy while an undergraduate student at ASU
- Lived abroad in Europe
Why Heather works in study abroad: I believe that studying abroad promotes a life-long enrichment for other cultures and broadens our knowledge of the world we live in.
Advice for students preparing to go abroad: Don't be afraid to try new things!
One of the most important lessons Heather learned while studying abroad or traveling: There are many fascinating sides to each and every place, and one should be willing to explore those sides that go beyond the tourist façade.
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Office Hours: Mondays 2-4 p.m.; Fridays 3-5 p.m.
Phone: (480) 727-4750
Need an appointment outside her availability? Send her an email to request one.
Meet with Heather to discuss summer faculty-directed programs with The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences: Humanities, Social Sciences and Natural Sciences, Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering, Herberger Institute for Design & the Arts and New College of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences