Loyola University Chicago

Modern Languages and Literatures

David Pankratz

Language Learning Resource Center
Adjunct Professor, German

Email: dpankra@luc.edu

Research Interests

  • Language Learning Technology
  • Second Language Acquisition
  • Foreign Language Pedagogy

Selected Publications

  • "Online Orientations to the Language Resource Center," IALLT Journal of Language Learning Technologies, Vol. 38, No. 2, 2007, pp. 73-78.
  • Language Center Design Kit, 3rd Edition. IALL Association (International Association for Language Learning Technology), 2001. Associate Editor.
  • "LLTI Highlights", 3 times yearly, IALL Journal, 1993-1998. Highlights of topics discussed on the Language Learning Technology International listserv.
  • "Reaching Out: Working with Teachers and Faculty", IALL Journal, Vol. 28, No. 2, 1995.
  • Vocational ESL for Industrial and Technical Training Curriculum: Instructor's Manual and Student Materials, Illinois State Board of Education, 1989.
  • German to English translations: sociological, historical, medical and technical topics.


  • M.A. Applied Linguistics, University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Independent study, University of Regensburg, Germany
  • B.A. Anthropology and German, University of Colorado

Courses Regularly Taught

  • German 101-104

Other Activities

  • Past President, International Association for Language Learning Technology
  • Viola, hiking.