Graduate Teaching Assistant

Contact Info

Office:
10 Joe Brown Hall
Office Hours:
Friday 3:35pm - 4:25pm, or by appointment
albyrnes@uga.edu

Al Byrnes received a Master of Arts degree from the University of Georgia in German with a concentration in Linguistics in 2015. His research interests within the field of German linguistics include socio-linguistics and community theory. Currently, Al is pursuing his interest in teaching at the secondary level and is studying mathematics education. His main areas of interest in mathematics education include teaching statistics through technology and teaching meta-cognition through problem solving. In his free time, Al enjoys studying Dutch and Latin, cooking, and being outdoors. 

Education:

MAT, University of Georgia (2018 - Anticipated)

MA, University of Georgia (2015)

BS and AB, University of Georgia, magna cum laude (2012)

 

Research Interests:

Heritage Languages, Community Theory

Of note:

2016 Outstanding Teaching Award, The Office of the Vice President for Instruction: The University of Georgia

2011 - 2012 U.S. Foreign Language Teaching Assistant, The Fulbright Commission and the Commission for the Austrian Ministry of Education, the Arts, and Culture: HTBLA Kaindorf an der Sulm, Austria

Courses Regularly Taught: