Gerlinde Ord has been an adjunct instructor in German and English as a Second Language at Westminster Choir College of Rider University since 2002. Previously she taught German at the Lawrenceville campus of the University. Ms. Ord holds an M.A. in English Literature and Linguistics, Protestant Theology and Education from Wilhelms-Universität in Münster, Germany. She also earned an Associates degree in Office Systems from Mercer County Community College.
Ms. Ord has worked as an editor at Berlitz for their publications Business German and Brush Up Your English, as well as a consultant for Education Testing Service, translator for Miele, Inc. and a language instructor at both the Princeton Adult School (German III and IV) and Johnson & Johnson (ESL and German).