Karsten Wiemann born in Essen (Germany) is currently Senior Consultant and Head of Educational Services at Goethe-Institut Madrid. In the past, he used to work several years as Senior Consultant at Goethe-Institut Oslo and was vice principal and acting principal at a grammar school in Düsseldorf (Germany). He studied Roman Philology, English Philology, Social Studies and German as a foreign language at Ruhr-University Bochum and Universidad Complutense Madrid. He is a teacher of modern languages, Social Studies / Economics and CLIL. Furthermore, he is author of numerous publications mostly on topics of foreign language teaching and methodology.