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Professor Lee Forester



  • B.A. German UC Berkeley (1984)
  • M.A. Germanic Linguistics UC Berkeley (1986)
  • Ph.D. Germanic Linguistics UC Berkeley (1992)

Brief Biography

    Prof. Forester completed 13 grueling years of post-secondary education before taking his first teaching job at Hope College in 1992. Three of those years were abroad (1 year in Germany, 2 in Austria). His research interests include historical linguistics, computer-assisted language learning and materials development. He has co-authored three textbooks, Auf geht’s! Beginning German Language and Culture, Weiter geht’s! Intermediate German Language and Culture, and Ritmos. Beginning Spanish Language and Culture.

Contact Information

Professor Lee Forester forester@hope.edu