Professor / Literary, Film & Cultural Critic /  




     am professor of language, literature, film, and culture. I have experience teaching a broad repertoire of courses in both Spanish and English at several institutions including private language schools in England, and higher education at Amherst College, the University of Kentucky and Western Oregon University in the United States.

     Currently, at Western Oregon University, I have taught all levels of Spanish language and culture, applied Spanish for the professions, Spanish for heritage speakers, Teaching and Research Methodologies, and Peninsular Spanish and Hispanic literatures.




       ACADEMIC YEAR 2019-2020

       Office Hours for Spring Term: M-T-W-R 2-3.30 pm & 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 (IC)
  • Span-492: Senior Capstone Project (Latino Literature) (IC)



  • Span-202: Second Year Spanish II
  • Span-407: Seminar in Research in Teaching Methods (IC)
  • Span-485: Introduction to Translation and Interpreting



  • Span-103: First Year Spanish III            Span-303:
  • Span-303: Third Year Spanish III
  • Span-486: Spanish Translation Practicum
  • Span-299: Special Studies in Spanish Language Awareness and Cross-Cultural Communication (IC)

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