Olaf Bohlke, PhD
Olaf Bohlke, PhD

Olaf Bohlke, PhD

Assistant Professor
College of Arts and Sciences

Academic Appointments


  • Modern Languages and Literatures


  • Assistant Professor


  • Ph.D. Michigan State Univerity - German Studies.
  • Fluent in German, English, Spanish, and French (~B1).
  • Dissertation on Computer Assisted Language Learning, CALL: "A Comparative Discourse Analysis of Output Produced by Learners of German in a Chatroom and Face-To-Face Discussion Group, and its Potential Implications for Foreign Language Instruction.”
  • Two eFellowships at Creighton U.
  • Director of Hitchcock Language Resource Center (HLRC). Creighton University, (August 1998-May 2013).
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Research and Scholarship

Research and Scholarship Interests

  • Computer Assisted Language Learning; Assessment; Culture; Second Language Acquisition; Teaching languages in general.

Current Research Projects

  • Use of video in teaching, e.g. www.SCOLA.org with all its features.