Associate Professor of German
Director of World Languages and Cultures
Office Location: Meredith 214A
Dr. Pinheiro-Cadd received a B.A. from the University of Missouri-Columbia and an M.A. from the University of Houston, both in German. He received a Ph.D. in German, completing the SLATE (Second Language Acquisition and Teacher Education) program at the University of Illinois-Urbana/Champaign.
He has been at Drake since 2005. Dr. Pinheiro-Cadd teaches the Study Abroad Experience courses, as well as courses such as Intercultural Communication and U.S. Pluralism. His research interests include integrating technology into the language classroom, facilitating the development of linguistic and cultural competence through study abroad, and using and assessing electronic portfolios.