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Faculty

Arabic Faculty

Omar Hajjaji, Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant

Darlene May, Ph.D., Full Teaching Professor

A. Z. Obiedat, Ph.D., Assistant Professor

 

French Faculty

Elizabeth Anthony, Ph.D., Associate Teaching Professor
French and Francophone Theater and French Film

Sally Barbour, Ph.D., Professor
French and Francophone Cinema, African and Caribbean Literature, Translation Studies, Women’s and Gender Studies

Elizabeth Barron, Ph.D., Assistant Teaching Professor
French language acquisition

Antoine Buisson, French Assistant

Judy Kem, Ph.D., Associate Professor
French Literature and Cinema

Véronique McNelly, ABD, Associate Professor of the Practice
French language acquisition and African and Caribbean literature

Stephen Murphy, Ph.D., Associate Professor
Comparative Literature, Early Modern Poetry and Poetics in France and Italy, Literature of the French Civil Wars of the16th-17th Centuries

Stéphanie Pellet, Ph.D., Associate Professor
French Linguistics, Pragmatics, Foreign Language Pedagogy, Teaching with Technology and Multimedia

Kendall Tarte, Ph.D., Associate Professor
French Renaissance Literature, Women Writers, The Wars of Religion, Literary and Visual Images of Cities

Byron Wells, Ph.D., Professor
French Enlightenment

 

Italian Faculty

Edward Bowen, Visiting Assistant Professor

Francesca Colla, Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant

Rémi Lanzoni, Ph.D., Associate Professor
French and Italian Cinema

Roberta Morosini, Ph.D., Professor
Medieval Italy in the Mediterranean, Modalities of Narration, Fantastic and Literary Geography

Silvia Tiboni-CraftPh.D., Assistant Teaching Professor

 

Spanish Faculty

Irma Alarcón, Ph.D., Associate Professor
Second Language Acquisition, Psycholinguistics, Heritage Speakers,  TESOL

Jane Albrecht, Ph.D., Professor
16th and 17th Century Spanish Literature

Alison AtkinsPh.D., Visiting Assistant Professor
20th Century Spanish Literature and Culture

Jennifer Barlow, Visiting Assistant Professor
Early Modern Spanish Literature and Culture

Karina Bautista, Ph.D., Assistant Teaching Professor
Latin American, Caribbean, and Latino Literature, Literary Theory

Diego Burgos, Ph.D., Assistant Professor
Translation Studies, Computer-Assisted Translation, Software Localization, Natural Language Processing

Vera Castro, Ph.D., Assistant Teaching Professor
Spanish and Portuguese acquisition

Andrea Echeverria, Assistant Professor
20th and 21st Century Latin American Literatures and Indigenous Studies

Margaret Ewalt, Ph.D., Associate Professor
Enlightenment in Spain and Spanish America, 18th and 19th Century Latin American Literature, Colonial Spanish Literature

Claudia Francom, Ph.D., Assistant Teaching Professor
Hispanic Linguistics, Sociolinguistics, Discourse Analysis, Spanish in Contact, Latino Immigration in the USA

Jerid Francom, Ph.D., Associate Professor
Psycholinguistics, Corpus Linguistics, Formal Syntax

Mary Friedman, Ph.D., Professor
Latin American Literature, Comparative Literature

Olgierda Furmanek, Ph.D., Associate Professor
Interpreting and Translation Studies, Languages in Contact, Poetry

Candelas Gala, Ph.D., Charles E. Taylor Professor of Romance Languages
Twentieth-Century Spanish Poetry, Federico García Lorca, Interdisciplinary Studies

Luis González, Ph.D., Associate Professor
Syntactic Theory, Spanish Applied Linguistics

Anne Hardcastle, Ph.D., Associate Professor
20th Century Spanish Fiction, Film Studies

Linda Howe, Ph.D., Associate Professor
Latin American Literature and Cultural Production

Tiffany Judy,  Ph.D., Assistant Professor
Second Language Acquisition, Morpho-syntax, Psycholinguistics

Stella Soojin Kim, Ph.D., Visiting Assistant Professor
Film Studies; Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

Kathryn Mayers, Ph.D., Associate Professor
Renaissance and Baroque Poetry, Literary Historiography

Liliana Mendoza-Batista, MA, Assistant Professor of the Practice
Spanish Language acquisition

Sol Miguel-Prendes, Ph.D., Associate Professor
Medieval Literature

Rebekah Morris, MA, Associate Professor of the Practice
Spanish language acquisition

Samanta Ordóñez, Assistant Professor

Claudia Ospina, Ph.D., M.A.I.A., Assistant Teaching Professor
20th Century Spanish American Literature and Culture

Teresa Sanhueza, Ph.D., Associate Professor
Latin American Theater

Jessica Shade Venegas, Ph.D., Assistant Teaching Professor
19th Century Spanish and Spanish-American narrative

Patricia Swier, Ph.D., Associate Teaching Professor
Latin American Literature

Encarna Turner, MA, Associate Professor of the Practice
Spanish language acquisition, Translation, Linguistics

José Luis Venegas, Ph.D., Associate Professor
Transatlantic Studies, Modern and Contemporary Spanish and Spanish American Narrative

Claudia Vestal, Visiting Assistant Professor