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Our faculty members are recognized nationally and internationally as leading scholars in a diverse range of theoretical, geographic, genre, and period specializations. They maintain active research agendas, while also offering high quality, personalized teaching at all levels of instruction, from basic language classes in Spanish and Portuguese to advanced undergraduate and graduate seminars.

Our graduate students enter our PhD program from Latin America, Spain, and the US with a wide variety of interests in literary and cultural studies.

Our staff members offer dedicated support to faculty and students in our department, and collaborate with offices and programs throughout the university.

Faculty
Jean Dangler
Professor and Chair
Rebecca Atencio
Associate Professor
Idelber Avelar
Professor
Carolina Caballero
Senior Professor of Practice
John Charles
Associate Professor
Roxanne Dávila
Professor of Practice
Kathleen E. Davis
Associate Professor
Christopher Dunn
Professor
Borja Gama de Cossio
Visiting Assistant Professor
Amy George-Hirons
Senior Professor of Practice
Antonio Gómez
Associate Professor
Yuri Herrera-Gutierrez
Associate Professor
Harry Howard
Associate Professor
Carlos Juan Lozano
Professor of Practice
Brittany Kennedy
Senior Professor of Practice
Megwen May Loveless
Senior Professor of Practice
Marilyn Miller
Associate Professor
Agustina Monasterio Baldor
Assistant Professor
Tatjana Pavlovic
Professor
Linnette Reed
Senior Professor of Practice
Fernando Rivera-Díaz
Associate Professor
Maureen E. Shea
Associate Professor
Dale Shuger
Associate Professor
Henry Sullivan
Emeritus Professor
Graduate Students
Carlos Capellino Fuentes
Maria Natalia D'Alessandro
Amanda Fleites
Barbara Franca
Bethsabe Huaman Andia
Nina Longinovic
Cristina Martinez Istillarte
Liliana McGuffin-Naranjo
Angela Mooney
Antonio Jimenez Morato
Aroldo Andres Nery
Aja Roberts
Fernando Salva
Jose Joaquin Sanchez Vera
Leah Sand
Maria Ximena Venturini

Instructors

Bruckner, Teresa L. 865-5578   443
Burgos Garcia, Shayra 862-3507   435
Kazimieruk, Magdalena 862-3404   302 A
Kerry, Emley 862-3507   435
Lara Reyes, Mabel 862-3507   435
Liguori, Nicola 862-3404   302 A
Mejia, Saida 865-5578   443
Rincon, Lourdes 862-3507   435
Vigran, Lisa 865-5578   443
White, Allison 862-3404   302 A
       

Staff

Our staff members offer dedicated support to faculty and students in our department, and collaborate with offices and programs throughout the university.

Claudia Bernadeth de Brito
Claudia Bernadeth de Brito
Senior Executive Secretary
Terry T. Spriggs
Terry T. Spriggs
Administrative Secretary