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Tapas (kphua, Flickr)

Tapas (kphua, Flickr)

  • Jessi Aaron (Ph.D., University of New Mexico)
    Associate Professor of Spanish; Sociolinguistics, language variation and change, language contact, grammaticalization.
    Email (jeaaron@ufl.edu)
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  • Luis Alvarez-Castro (Ph.D., Ohio State University, Universidad de Valladolid), Associate Professor of Spanish; affiliate, Center for European Studies. 19th- and 20th-Century Spanish Literature and Culture. Graduate Coordinator.
    Email (lacastro@ufl.edu)
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  • Shifra Armon (Ph.D., Johns Hopkins), Associate Professor of Spanish. Early modern Spanish literatures and culture studies. Faculty advisor for Sigma Delta Pi (Hispanic Honor Society).
    Email (sarmon@ufl.edu)
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  • Efraín Barradas (Ph.D., Princeton), Professor of Latin American Studies and Spanish. Spanish American literature, especially of the Hispanic Caribbean and its diaspora; cultural studies.
    Email (barradas@ufl.edu)
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  • M. Elizabeth Ginway (Ph.D., Vanderbilt), Associate Professor of Portuguese. Brazilian literature and culture, Latin American science fiction and Fantasy.
    Email (eginway@ufl.edu)
  • Emily Hind (Ph.D., University of Virginia), Associate Professor of Spanish. Mexican Studies (Literature, Film, Culture, Politics, History); Latin American Literature and Film; 20th– and 21st– Century Critical Approaches within the Interdisciplinary Humanities.
    Email (ehind@ufl.edu)
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  • Gillian Lord (Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University), Associate Professor of Spanish and Linguistics. Second language acquisition, L2 phonetics and phonology, technology in foreign language education. Chair of the Department.
    Email (glord@ufl.edu)
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  • Ana de Prada Pérez (Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University), Assistant Professor of Spanish. Bilingualism, language contact, sociolinguistics, syntax interfaces with other modules.
    Email (aprada@ufl.edu)
  • Charles A. Perrone (Ph.D., University of Texas), Professor of Portuguese and Undergraduate Program Coordinator. Affiliate, Latin American Studies. Luso-Brazilian studies and literature.
    Email (perrone@ufl.edu)
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  • David A. Pharies (Ph.D., Berkeley), Professor of Spanish and Linguistics. Romance historical linguistics. Associate Dean for Humanities, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.
    Email (pharies@ufl.edu)
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  • Martín Sorbille (Ph.D., UCLA), Associate Professor of Spanish; affiliate, Latin American Studies; affiliate, Center for European Studies. 19th Century and early 20th Century Latin American literature and culture. Spanish-American film studies. Psychoanalysis. Literary and critical theory.
    Email (sorbille@ufl.edu)
  • Jorge Valdés Kroff (Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University), Assistant Professor of Spanish and Linguistics. Psycholinguistics, especially sentence processing in bilingual and second language speakers; Spanish-English code-switching; Spanish heritage speakers.
    Email (jvaldeskroff@ufl.edu)
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Emeriti

 

Non-tenure track faculty

Buildings (Eneas, Flickr)

Buildings (Eneas, Flickr)

  • Su Ar Lee (Ph.D., Ohio State University).  Senior Lecturer. Coordinator of SPN 2240.
    Email (sulee@ufl.edu)
  • Ximena Moors (M.A., University of Arizona; PhD, University of Florida). Senior Lecturer. Coordinator of Spanish 3300 and 3301
    Email (xmoors@ufl.edu)
  • Gregory Moreland (M.A., P.hD., Florida). Senior Lecturer. Spanish Undergraduate Advisor. Foreign Language Across the Curriculum coordinator.
    Email (moreland@ufl.edu)
  • Clara Eugenia Sotelo (M.A., Ph.D., University of Florida). Senior Lecturer. Coordinator of Spanish 2200 and 2201.
    Email (wandy@ufl.edu)
    Website: www.csotelo.org
  • Jennifer Wooten  (M.A., UNC Chapel Hill, P.hD., Georgia). Lecturer. Director of Language Teaching.
    Email (wooten@ufl.edu)

Graduate Students

Running of the bulls, San Fermin (Suarez Leandro, Flickr)

Running of the bulls, San Fermin (Suarez Leandro, Flickr)

Organización de Estudiantes Graduados de Español (OEGE)                 

  • Phillip Allen (philipallen@ufl.edu):
  • Libertad Aranza (laranza@ufl.edu):
  • Osmer Balam (obalam@ufl.edu): multilingualism, phonetic and grammatical convergence in Contact Spanish, code-switching
  • Yanina Becco (ybecco@ufl.edu): Contemporary Spanish and Argentinian theater
  • Carlos Bertoglio (carlos.bertoglio@ufl.edu): XIX, XX and contemporary Argentinian Literature: now working on soccer literature/gauchesca
  • Antonio Cardentey (antoniocl@ufl.edu): Caribbean Literature/Literary and Critical Theory/Cultural Studies
  • Victor Castrilli (castrv@ufl.edu) Language contact and change, dialectology, L2 and L3 acquisition, TAM, morphosyntax, Spanish and Portuguese linguistics.
  • Christopher Dean (cdean248345@ufl.edu): Hispanic Linguistics
  • Nofiya Denbaum (ndenbaum@ufl.edu):
  • Luis Alberto Escudero (esfera@ufl.edu): Spanish literature (mainly novel) and its connections with other literatures
  • Patricia Infantino (pinfantino0908@ufl.edu): Latin American Sci Fi, Horror and Fantasy; 19th Century Latin American Literature
  • Valerie Jepson (vajepson@ufl.edu): Phonology, Second language acquisition, Linguistic change
  • Damaris Mayans-Ramon (mayansr1@ufl.edu): L2/L3 acquisition (phonology and morphosyntax), simultaneous acquisition of heritage languages and phenomenon in contact varieties with a focus on psycholinguistic research methods
  • Hamideh Mohammadi  (hmoh@ufl.edu):
  • Sandra Moragues Martínez (sanmorag@ufl.edu) Spanish Literature
  • Francesc Morales Garcia (fmorales1980@ufl.edu): Political, social, cultural and intellectual history; archaeology; philosophy of history; horror cinema
  • Francisco Morales Ríos (franemor@ufl.edu): Sociolinguistics, language variation and change, language contact, language teaching and technology
  • Matthew Michel (mattpmichel@gmail.com): Renaissance dialogues, Civic Humanism, discourse of Empire, rhetorical strategies to avoid censorship
  • Marcela Murillo (marzum@ufl.edu): Latin American Literature, particularly Andean Literature
  • Rosa M. Pillcurima (rpillcurima@ufl.edu): Contemporary Latin American Literature (novel / poetry) and Latin American Cultural Studies
  • Nancy Pinzon (npinzoace@ufl.edu): XX and XXI Latin American Literature
  • Falcón Restrepo (frestrepo@ufl.edu): Hispanic linguistics; socolinguistic variation
  • Giovanna Rivero (annagio@ufl.edu): Mexican Contemporary Literature: The “Resurrection” of the Political Subject. Utopia and Modernity. Latin American Science Fiction.
  • Alma Rodriguez  (almayrodriguez@ufl.edu): Late 19th and early 20th Century Peninsular Literature
  • Sonia San Juan (s.sanjuan@ufl.edu):
  • Keegan Storrs (wstorrs1@ufl.edu): Phonetics/Phonology, Second Language Acquisition and Teaching.
  • Mercedes Tejera (mercedestejera@ufl.edu): XX and XXI Iberian and Latin American Literature
  • Alex Torres (gwat7@ufl.edu): Contemporary Latin American and Spanish Literature, Cultural Studies (Popular/Pop Culture), Critical Theory.
  • David Vasquez (dvasquezh@ufl.edu): Golden Age and Colonial Literature; Monstrosity, Magic Imaginaries and Occultism in Early Modern Hispanic Culture
  • Gregorio Vázquez-Méndez (gvazquez2@ufl.edu): Morphosyntax, Phonetics/Phonology, Language Variation, Spanish as a Heritage Language and Teaching Methods
  • Monica Wilinski (hodwil@ufl.edu): Second Language Acquisition; Spanish as a Heritage Language and Teaching Methods
  • Andrea Villa (avilla@ufl.edu): Feminine Neobaroque in Latin American literature and the visual arts
  • Kelly Woodfine (kwoodfine@ufl.edu), Bilingualism, heritage language acquisition

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