• Jee Hean Bang

    Jee Hean Bang

    Graduate Lecturer

  • Jen Barnard

    Jen Barnard

    Office Manager

  • Rei Berroa

    Rei Berroa



    Spanish: 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

    Assistant Professor



  • William L Carey

    William L Carey

    Adjunct Faculty


  • Antonio Carreño-Rodríguez

    Antonio Carreño-Rodríguez

    Associate Professor

    Spanish: Medieval and Early Modern Spain, Colonial Spanish-American literature and historiography, Modern Spanish Peninsular literature and culture, cultural studies, comparative literature, literary theory, performance studies, and 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.

  • Jianfei Chen

    Jianfei Chen

    Assistant Professor


  • Xi Chen

    Xi Chen



  • Julie A Christensen

    Julie A Christensen

    Associate Professor

    Russian: 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


  • Thomas Coward

    Thomas Coward

    Assistant Professor

    Classical Studies: Archaic & Classical Greek poetry and music, especially lyric and drama; Greco-Roman Literary History; Ancient Scholarship; Papyrology and Fragmentary Literary Texts.

  • William Creed
  • Guadalupe Cuestas

    Guadalupe Cuestas

    Graduate Lecturer


  • Katarzyna DeMonte

    Katarzyna DeMonte

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Natalia Dudnik

    Natalia Dudnik

    Assistant Professor

    German: Contemporary German and Austrian literature, gender studies, critical theory, teaching with technology

  • Melissa Duluc

    Melissa Duluc

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Sociolinguistic variation (French and Spanish); Task-based Language Teaching; Bilingual Education




  • Hemil Garcia Linares

    Hemil Garcia Linares

    Adjunct Faculty

    Spanish: Linguistics interests: Code-Switching, Teaching Spanish to Heritage Speakers. Literature interest: The Art of Short Story Writing, Latin-American Narrative (20th & 21st Century), and the correlation between immigration and literature in the US.

  • Paula Ruth Gilbert

    Paula Ruth Gilbert


    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

  • Mary Gonzalez

    Mary Gonzalez

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Nathaniel Greenberg

    Nathaniel Greenberg

    Assistant Professor

    Arabic: Modern Arabic film, literature, and media

  • Haoua Guezguez

    Haoua Guezguez

    Adjunct Faculty

    Arabic: Arabic language, International relations and political science. Other research interests include religious and sociological studies.

  • Elena Guglielmi

    Elena Guglielmi


    Russian: Linguistics, Russian Language, Literature and History




  • Dinah Jaber

    Dinah Jaber

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Michael Jeck

    Michael Jeck

    Assistant Professor

    Japanese Studies: Japanese films, particularly the works of Akira Kurosawa; the films of Ingmar Bergman; films based on Frankenstein; Russian and Soviet films; International films on war; International Films of mystery and detection; Film production, exhibition, and distribution.

  • Ju Young Jin

    Ju Young Jin


  • Moyo Johnson

    Moyo Johnson

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Inmaculada Morales Jones

    Inmaculada Morales Jones

    Adjunct Faculty


  • Sara Kyle Jordan

    Sara Kyle Jordan

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Spanish: Border studies; Human Rights; Spanish in the US; Spanish Popular Culture; Feminism and Gender Studies; the Human Condition across pop culture mediums; Literature

  • Young A Jung

    Young A Jung

    Assistant Professor

    Korean: Korean Literature and Cultural Studies


  • Dae Yong Kim

    Dae Yong Kim

    IT and Web Coordinator


    Korean: Korean Languages & Cultural Studies


  • Winnie G. Lamothe

    Winnie G. Lamothe



  • Jennifer Leeman

    Jennifer Leeman

    Director of Graduate Programs


    Spanish: Spanish in the US; language and identity, heritage language education; census; language policy; second language education

  • James S. Levine

    James S. Levine

    Associate Professor

    Russian: Russian language and linguistics

  • Jing Liu

    Jing Liu

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Sofika Londo

    Sofika Londo

    Adjunct Faculty


  • Elvira Luna

    Elvira Luna

    Adjunct Faculty




  • Kristina Marie Olson

    Kristina Marie Olson

    Associate Professor

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


  • Abigail Pare

    Abigail Pare

    Adjunct Faculty


  • Kyounghye Park

    Kyounghye Park

    Graduate Lecturer

  • Christy L Pichichero

    Christy L Pichichero

    Graduate Academic Advisor

    Assistant Professor

    French: Early Modern and Revolutionary Literature, History, and Art of the French Empire; War and Culture; Critical Race and Critical Mixed Race Studies; Human Rights and Social Justice; Multiculturalism; Theater; Film Theory; Digital Humanities; Medical History; History of Emotion; Women’s Writing and History; History of News and Information Networks; Critical Pedagogy; Inclusive Pedagogy and Curricular Design; Student/Faculty Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Wellbeing; Faculty Recruitment, Retention, and Mentoring; Grad Student Recruitment and Mentoring, Academic and Community Activism, Academe and Politics.



  • Lisa M. Rabin

    Lisa M. Rabin

    Associate Professor

    Spanish: 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


  • 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 literatures and cultures; Folklore and oral literature; Intersections of literature and anthropology; Postcolonial theory; Wolof language

  • Samiha Rezigue

    Samiha Rezigue

    Adjunct Faculty


  • Esperanza Roman-Mendoza

    Esperanza Roman-Mendoza

    Director of Graduate Programs

    Associate Professor

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

  • Raluca Romaniuc

    Raluca Romaniuc

    Assistant Professor

    French: 19th and 20th Century French Literature, Romanian Writers of French Expression, Translation Studies, Business French and French for the Professions

  • Ana Ruiz Alonso Bartol

    Ana Ruiz Alonso Bartol

    Adjunct Faculty



  • Michiko Saito Kobayashi

    Michiko Saito Kobayashi

    Adjunct Faculty

    Japanese Studies: Japanese Language and Culture

  • Essam Salem

    Essam Salem

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Carol Lipton Saltzman

    Carol Lipton Saltzman

    Adjunct Faculty


  • John A Samaha
  • Francesca Santoro

    Francesca Santoro

    Adjunct Faculty


  • Ellen Johnson Serafini

    Ellen Johnson Serafini

    Assistant Professor

    Spanish: Instructed Second Language Learning; Learner Individual Differences; Task-based Language Teaching; Critical Language Pedagogy; Heritage Language Education; Bilingual Education.

  • Jacqueline Serigos

    Jacqueline Serigos

    Assistant Professor

    Spanish: language contact, corpus linguistics, computational linguistics, sociolinguistics

  • Yu Shi
  • Hye Young Shin

    Hye Young Shin

    Adjunct Faculty


  • Abdulmotalib Skooti

    Abdulmotalib Skooti

    Adjunct Faculty


  • Almudena Soto Villalba

    Almudena Soto Villalba

    Adjunct Faculty


  • Nilda Marta Sozzi

    Nilda Marta Sozzi

    Adjunct Faculty


  • Hongmei Sun

    Hongmei Sun

    Assistant Professor

    Chinese: modern Chinese literature and culture, Chinese myth and folklore, cross-cultural Traditional Chinese medicine, comparative literature, translation studies

  • Wade A. Swede

    Wade A. Swede

    Graduate Lecturer

    Sociolinguistic variation (Spanish), SLA

  • Colleen A Sweet

    Colleen A Sweet

    Undergraduate Academic Advisor

    Assistant Professor

    Spanish: Language teaching and methodology, Latin American Colonial Literature, Critical approaches to literary analysis.



  • Maziar Valamotamed

    Maziar Valamotamed

    Adjunct Faculty


  • Eleana Velasco

    Eleana Velasco

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Alexia D Vikis

    Alexia D Vikis

    Assistant Professor


  • Laura Vinti

    Laura Vinti

    Adjunct Faculty


  • Ricardo F Vivancos-Pérez

    Ricardo F Vivancos-Pérez

    Associate Professor

    Spanish: Latinx, Chicanx 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


  • 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.

  • Anja Wright

    Anja Wright

    Adjunct Faculty

    German: Use of contemporary songs in foreign language teaching/German affairs