Curriculum Vitae/Résumé



Personal Data:                     


Name:                         Dr. Claudia R. Wintoch

Address:                      BPE 1654




Date of Birth:               14 May 1973                         

Place of Birth:              Vienna

Nationality:                  Austrian                                  

Marital Status:              Single






1979 - 1983                Primary School, Vienna


1983 - 1991                High School with focus on languages, Vienna

                                   Graduated with “Matura“ May 1991


1991 - 1995                Studies of Astronomy and Physics (not completed, equivalent to B.S.)

    Winter 1993/94         Studies of Physics at the University Jussieu (VII) in Paris, France


1995                           Change of subjects to African Studies and French


Fall 1996                     Counseling-training (3 months) in British Columbia, Canada


Fall 1997                     English teacher training from UCLES/RSA-Cambridge University:

                                       CELTA (previously TEFL) at International House, Vienna

                                      Grade: B


Spring 1999                 Linguistic field research (5 months) in Mali, West Africa


Jan 2001                     Graduation from the University of Vienna with M.A. degree

    in African Studies and French


Summer 2001              Post-graduate studies in linguistics (Acoustic Phonetics) at the

    University of North Dakota


2001-2003                                    Post-graduate studies at World Revival School of Ministry in Kansas City,


Graduation with a Masters of Divinity degree


August 2003                Doctorate of Theology from Faith Bible College in Independence,

   Missouri (correspondence classes)



Professional Development:


Summer 1988              Call center of Austrian automobile club


Summer 1989              Accounting Department of Austrian automobile club


Summer 1990 & 91     Shop assistant in bakery


1988-2005                  Private one-on-one tutoring:

     Mathematics, English, French, German (and more: physics, Latin,…)

                                       Ages: 9-35, mainly 10-18


1997-2003                  Teaching English as a foreign language privately and in language schools:

                                       One-on-one and classes (monolingual and multilingual)

                                       Kids (7-10), teenagers (10-18), adults (19-84)

                                       General and Business English


                                   Teaching French and German as a foreign language:

                                       One-on-one and classes (monolingual and multilingual)

                                       Teenagers and adults


                        Translations of various kinds for different companies and ministries:

                                       e.g. damage reports, composting manual, devotionals


                                   Regular simultaneous interpretation of church services



November 2000          Secretarial work at the Austrian Rectors’ Conference


Spring 2001                 Testing speech recognition software at IBM, Vienna (4 months)


Fall 2002                     Teaching at World Revival Church Academy (Grades 4-8)

                                      in Kansas City, Missouri (4 months)


2003-2005                                    Teaching German in a private High School in Bamako, Mali, West Africa


Since Nov 2004          Founder and pastor of Centre Apostolique Malien in Bamako, Mali


Since Nov 2004          Founder and director of Bible School in Bamako, Mali


Since May 2006          Founder and director of Primary School in Bamako, Mali