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The Latin American and Latino Studies Program is led by the Latin American and Latino Steering Committee, a group of faculty members from various departments across the Wake Forest Undergraduate College of Arts and Sciences charged with overseeing the development of the Program and the curriculum for the undergraduate minor in the Latin American and Latino Studies. Members of the Steering Committee conduct research on and teach courses related to Latin American and Latino issues. The Committee is head by the Program’s Director, Dr. Peter Siavelis, Professor of Political Science, and advised by a group of associated faculty that also conduct research on and teach courses related to Latin America.

 

 

Steering Committee

20080918siavelis4024Dr. Peter M. Siavelis
Professor of Political Science

Program Director
Email: siavelpm@wfu.edu
Phone: 336-758-5451
Office: Kirby Hall 308

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Roniger-_1Dr. Luis Roniger
Reynolds Professor of Latin American Studies

Email: ronigerl@wfu.edu
Phone: 336-758-4401
Office: Kirby Hall 303

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FriedmanDr. Mary L. Friedman
Professor of Spanish

Email: friedman@wfu.edu
Phone: 336-758-5429
Office: Greene Hall 537

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Margaret%20EwaltDr. Margaret R. Ewalt
Associate Professor of Spanish

Email: ewaltmr@wfu.edu
Phone: 336-758-5807
Office: Greene Hall 522

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Franco-_1Dr. Dean J. Franco
Associate Professor of English

Email: francodj@wfu.edu
Phone: 336-758-3549
Office: Tribble Hall C-208

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Howe_1Dr. Linda S. Howe
Associate Professor of Spanish

Email: howels@wfu.edu
Phone: 336-758-4905
Office: Green Hall 508

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Silman_2Dr. Miles R. Silman
Associate Professor of Biology

Email: silmanmr@wfu.edu
Phone: 336-758-5596
Office: Winston Hall 134

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20091008research5515Dr. Ana-Maria Wahl
Associate Professor of Sociology

Email: wahlam@wfu.edu
Phone: 336-758-4121
Office: Kirby Hall 01B

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rma alarcon CaptureDr. Irma V. Alarcón
Associate Professor of Spanish and Linguistics

Email: alarcoi@wfu.edu
Phone: 336-758-5194
Office: Greene Hall 519

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mayer-thumbnailDr. Kathryn M. Mayers
Assistant Professor of Spanish

Email: mayerskm@wfu.edu
Phone: 336-758-4739
Office: Greene Hall 523

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Wilkinson-_1Dr. Betina C. Wilkinson
Assistant Professor of Political Science

Email: wilkinbc@wfu.edu
Phone: 336-758-3997
Office: Kirby Hall 321

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Yarfitz-175x175Dr. Mir Yarfitz
Assistant Professor of History

Email: yarfitmh@wfu.edu
Phone:
Office: Tribble Hall B4

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IMG_6696Dr. Alán José
Assistant Professor of Spanish

Email: josea@wfu.edu
Phone: 336-758-4702
Office: Greene Hall 551

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friederic6543-7150x150Dr. Karin Friederic
Assistant Professor of Anthropology

Email: friedeku@wfu.edu
Phone: 336-758-5976
Office: Museum of Anthropology

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Teresa%20SanhuezaDr. Maria-Teresa Sanhueza
Associate Professor of Spanish

Email: sanhuemt@wfu.edu
Phone: 336-758-5500
Office: Greene Hall 510

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 Associated Faculty

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERADr. Luiz González
Associate Professor of Spanish

Email: gonzall@wfu.edu
Phone: 336-758-5428
Office: Greene Hall 534

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20090318dixon5866Mrs. Patricia A. Dixon
Senior Lecturer of Music

Email: dixonpa@wfu.edu
Phone: 336-758-5102
Office: Scales Fine Arts Center M211

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