Adrian Habenicht

Degree Program: MA


Adrian is from a tiny village in Germany called Seulingen and is studying to become a teacher of English, political science, and physical education. He came to the University of Alabama to pursue a German master’s degree. In addition, his goal is to acquire intercultural knowledge in order to embody a modern and open-minded foreign language teacher. His research interests include second language acquisition especially how to create an authentic learning environment, gender studies, and politics. Prior to coming to the University of Alabama, he co-instructed a seminar on power relations in educational institutions at the University of Kassel. He is now a graduate teaching assistant and the director of the German House at UA (fall semester 2021). In his free time, he likes to play tennis with the UA club tennis team.