Modern and Classical Languages
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

All Faculty

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  • Sonia Balasch

    Sonia Balasch

    Assistant Professor

    Spanish: Language variation both in monolingual contexts and in contact settings; language change in contemporary Spanish and in its diachronic evolution; and the social dimension of linguistic structures, principally those of a syntactic nature.

  • Rei Berroa

    Rei Berroa

    Professor

    Poetry through the Ages, Spanish and Latin American Literary and Cultural Criticism, Relationship among the Arts, The Creative Process.

  • Carrie Bonilla

    Carrie Bonilla

    Assistant Professor

    Spanish: Second language acquisition, individual differences, explicit and implicit instruction, third language acquisition

  • Carla F Burns

    Carla F Burns

    Instructor

    Spanish

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  • William L Carey

    William L Carey

    Adjunct Faculty

    Latin

  • Antonio Carreño-Rodríguez

    Antonio Carreño-Rodríguez

    Associate Professor

    Medieval and Early Modern Spain, Colonial Spanish-American literature and historiography, cultural studies, comparative literature, literary theory, popular culture

  • Alfred Jerome Carter
  • Vincent Chanethom

    Vincent Chanethom

    Assistant Professor

    French: French linguistics, first and second language acquisition, bilingualism, articulatory and acoustic phonetics, experimental phonology.

  • Xi Chen

    Xi Chen

    Instructor

    Chinese

  • Julie A Christensen

    Julie A Christensen

    Associate Professor

    Russian language, literature and film; Soviet and post-Soviet film including the Caucasus, Central Asia, Mongolia, and Eastern Europe

  • Katrina L Cohen
  • Francisco Cornejo

    Francisco Cornejo

    Adjunct Faculty

    Spanish

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  • Natalia Dudnik

    Natalia Dudnik

    Assistant Professor

    German: Contemporary German and Austrian literature, gender studies and critical theory

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  • Paula Ruth Gilbert

    Paula Ruth Gilbert

    Professor

    French: Nineteenth-Century French studies, Quebec studies, women writers, Literature, Society, and the Arts; Women and Gender Studies (joint appointment): Violence and Gender; Violent Women; Narrative, Gender, and Human Rights; Cultural Studies; New Century College

  • Nathaniel Greenberg

    Nathaniel Greenberg

    Assistant Professor

    Arabic: Arabic film, literature, media, and translation

  • Elena Guglielmi

    Elena Guglielmi

    Instructor

    Russian: Linguistics, Russian Language, Literature and History

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  • Winnie Lamothe

    Winnie Lamothe

    Adjunct Faculty, Spanish and Academic English

    Spanish

  • Jennifer Leeman

    Jennifer Leeman

    Associate Professor

    Language ideologies, Spanish in the US, census language questions, the sociopolitics of language in education, critical approaches to the teaching of Spanish as a heritage or an additional language, language policy, linguistic landscape

  • James S. Levine

    James S. Levine

    Associate Professor

    Russian: Russian language and linguistics

  • Sofika Londo

    Sofika Londo

    Adjunct Faculty

    Spanish

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  • Kristina Marie Olson

    Kristina Marie Olson

    Associate Professor

    Medieval studies, Dante, Boccaccio, Petrarch, medieval chronicles, historiography, gender studies

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  • Abigail Pare

    Abigail Pare

    Adjunct Faculty

    Italian

  • Christy Pichichero

    Christy Pichichero

    Graduate Academic Advisor

    Assistant Professor

    French: War and Culture; Early Modern French History, Art, and Literature; Digital Humanities; History of Newspapers and Information Networks; Theater; Human Rights and Social Justice; Medical History; History of Emotion; Women’s Writing and History; Multiculturalism in France.

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  • Lisa M. Rabin

    Lisa M. Rabin

    Associate Professor

    Film history, film reception, "useful" film, Latin American film and other forms of mass media, Latin American literature, service-learning.

  • Olivia Rabinowitch

    Olivia Rabinowitch

    Adjunct Faculty

    Spanish

  • Sara I. Ramirez

    Sara I. Ramirez

    Adjunct Faculty

    Spanish: Second Language Acquisition Heritage Language Learners Second/Heritage Language Motivation Language and Identity Individual Differences

  • Jonathon Repinecz

    Jonathon Repinecz

    Assistant Professor

    French: Modern African literatures and cultures; Modern francophone and French literatures and cultures; Folklore and oral literature; Intersections of literature and anthropology; Postcolonial theory; Wolof language

  • Samiha Rezigue

    Samiha Rezigue

    Adjunct Faculty

    French

  • Esperanza Roman-Mendoza

    Esperanza Roman-Mendoza

    Director of Undergraduate Programs, Modern and Classical Languages

    E-learning, Distance Education, Applied Linguistics, Spanish for Heritage Speakers, Globalization, Learning Analytics

  • Raluca Romaniuc

    Raluca Romaniuc

    Assistant Professor

    French

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  • Maziar Valamotamed

    Maziar Valamotamed

    Adjunct Faculty

    Persian

  • Alexia D Vikis

    Alexia D Vikis

    Basic Language Coordinator

    Assistant Professor

  • Laura Vinti

    Laura Vinti

    Adjunct Faculty

    Italian

  • Ricardo F Vivancos-Pérez

    Ricardo F Vivancos-Pérez

    Associate Professor

    Spanish: Latino, Chicano studies, Latin American cultural studies, Mexican studies, 20th and 21st centuries Iberian studies, Comparative Literature, Transatlantic studies, Women and Gender studies, LGBTQ studies, Comparative Border studies, Global Immigration studies, and Exile studies

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  • Adje Senam Wilson-Bahun
  • Martin M. Winkler

    Martin M. Winkler

    University Professor, Professor of Classics. Coordinator: Classical Studies and Latin.

    Classical Studies: Greek and Roman literature, classical mythology, Roman history, the classical tradition. Classics and Cinema: classical literature, history, and myth on film.

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