Professor / Literary, Film & Cultural Critic / Editor /   




     am a Ph.D., professor of language, literature, film, and culture, certified in pedagogical methodologies (C.A.P. -Certificado en Aptitud Pedagógica, and Q.T.S.- Qualified Teacher Status). Over the past two decades I have taught a broad repertoire of courses in both Spanish and English at several institutions including private language schools in England, and higher education at the University of Cádiz in Spain, and Amherst College, the University of Kentucky and Western Oregon University in the United States.

     I am currently an ntt Assistant Professor of Spanish at Western Oregon University where I teach a wide variety of courses including all levels of Spanish language and culture, applied Spanish for the professions (Business Spanish, Translation and Interpreting), Spanish for heritage speakers, Teaching and Research Methodologies, and Hispanic literatures.





       ACADEMIC YEAR 2019-2020

       Office Hours MW 11am-12.50pm. TR 11-11.50am and by appointment



  • Span-101: First-Year Spanish I
  • Span-370: Survey of Peninsular Spanish Literature
  • Span-401: Advanced Spanish Composition
  • Span-407: Seminar in Grammar and Literary Research Methodologies
  • Span-492: Senior Capstone Project (Latino/a/x Lit.)



  • Span-202: Second Year Spanish II
  • Span-318: Spanish for Heritage/Bilingual Speakers
  • Span-407: Seminar in Research in Teaching Methods.
  • Span-485: Introduction to Translation and Interpreting