• Julio Cesar Acuna

    Julio Cesar Acuna

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Abdulrazzak S. ALDHOBHANI

    Abdulrazzak S. ALDHOBHANI

    Adjunct Faculty


  • Omar Alkhonini

    Omar Alkhonini

    Graduate Lecturer

    Phonetics, Phonology and Second Language Acquisition

  • Olga R Arans

    Olga R Arans

    Assistant Professor

    Classical Studies: Greek and Roman epic and dramatic genres; early philosophy, and comparative mythology & folklore

  • Saima Ashraf-Hassan

    Saima Ashraf-Hassan

    Undergraduate Language Coordinator and Interim Undergraduate Academic Advisor and Program Coordinator


  • Veliye Ay

    Veliye Ay

    Center Turkish Lecturer



  • 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.

  • German Blanco

    German Blanco

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Michelle Bollen

    Michelle Bollen

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Carrie Bonilla

    Carrie Bonilla

    Assistant Professor

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

  • Annelise Brody

    Annelise Brody

    Adjunct Faculty

  • 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

  • Francisco Cornejo

    Francisco Cornejo

    Adjunct Faculty


  • 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



  • 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

  • Gloria Yolima Giraldo

    Gloria Yolima Giraldo

    Graduate Teaching Assistant


  • 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


  • Xiao He

    Xiao He

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Kathryn Hemmann

    Kathryn Hemmann

    Assistant Professor

    Japanese Studies: Japanese Literature and Popular Culture

  • Annie O Hui

    Annie O Hui

    Graduate Lecturer

    Popular culture, surrealism, postcolonial literature



  • 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


  • Inmaculada Morales Jones

    Inmaculada Morales Jones

    Adjunct Faculty


  • Sara Kyle Jordan

    Sara Kyle Jordan

    Graduate Teaching Assistant


  • 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

    Chinese: second/foreign language teaching

  • Elvira Luna

    Elvira Luna

    Adjunct Faculty




  • Kristina Marie Olson

    Kristina Marie Olson

    Associate Professor

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


  • Calyn Elizabeth Moon Painter

    Calyn Elizabeth Moon Painter

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Abigail Pare

    Abigail Pare

    Adjunct Faculty


  • Kyounghye Park

    Kyounghye Park

    Graduate Lecturer


  • Christy L Pichichero

    Christy L Pichichero

    Graduate Academic Advisor

    Associate 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.

  • Michael Baron Poliakoff

    Michael Baron Poliakoff

    Adjunct Faculty

    Classical Studies: Hellenistic Poetry; Virgil; Latin Elegiac Poetry; Ancient Sport



  • 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


  • 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

  • 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

  • Carol Lipton Saltzman

    Carol Lipton Saltzman

    Adjunct Faculty


  • John A Samaha

    John A Samaha

    Arabic: Arabic Dialectology, Arabic for the Professions, Arab-American Literature, Levantine Oral Folk Literature, Levantine Arabic Idioms

  • 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

  • Hye Young Shin

    Hye Young Shin

    Adjunct Faculty


  • Abdulmotalib Skooti

    Abdulmotalib Skooti

    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

  • 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


  • Jhoselin A Vargas Gonzales

    Jhoselin A Vargas Gonzales

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Eleana Velasco

    Eleana Velasco

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Alexia D Vikis

    Alexia D Vikis

    Assistant Professor


  • 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


  • 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