Roma Franziska Schultz studied German and English and graduated from the University of Leipzig. She has taught students at middle school and high school levels, and has been a teacher in adult education in her home town of Leipzig, Germany, too. She is the co-author of a series of language learning books. As Language Advisor and Deputy Director from 2002 – 2007 for the Goethe-Institut Melbourne in Australia, she conducted an extensive program of professional development. From September 2010 to August 2012, Roma worked for the Goethe-Institut Chicago as Language Advisor. Since September 2012 she has been working as the Primary and Secondary Advisor for German at the Goethe-Institut London.