Faculty

Our faculty members specialize in diverse historical moments, world regions, and thematic and methodological areas in the Spanish-, Italian-, and Portuguese-speaking worlds.

To learn more about our expertise in languages, literary cultures, and linguistics, please select from the drop-down menus below.

Laura Aguilar García

Lecturer of Spanish

Andrew Anderson

Professor of Spanish

Sarah Annunziato

Lecturer of Italian

Nuria Ballesteros Soria

Lecturer of Spanish

Allison Bigelow

Assistant Professor of Spanish

Carrie Bramlet

Lecturer of Spanish

Francesca Calamita

Lecturer of Italian

Eli Carter

Assistant Professor of Portuguese

Enrico Cesaretti

Associate Professor of Italian

Kristin Connor

Lecturer of Spanish

Pamela DeVries Rini

Lecturer of Spanish

Marina Escámez Ballesta

Lecturer of Spanish

Lilian Feitosa

Lecturer of Portuguese

Melissa Frost

Lecturer of Spanish

Sara Gastón Echeverría

Lecturer of Spanish

E. Michael Gerli

Commonwealth Professor of Spanish

David T. Gies

Commonwealth Professor of Spanish

Esperanza Gorriz Jarque

Lecturer of Spanish

David T. Haberly

Professor Emeritus

Javier Herrero

Professor Emeritus

Ricardo Huamán

Lecturer of Spanish

María Jorquera Hervas

Lecturer of Spanish

María Inés Lagos

Professor of Spanish

Alicia López Operé

Lecturer of Spanish

Anne Garland Mahler

Assistant Professor of Spanish

Stella Mattioli

Lecturer of Italian

Donald McGrady

Professor Emeritus

Kate Neff

Lecturer of Spanish

Fernando Operé

Professor of Spanish

José Luis Ortiz Rosario

Lecturer of Spanish

Ricardo Padrón

Associate Professor of Spanish

Deborah Parker

Professor of Italian

Gustavo Pellón

Professor of Spanish

Randolph Pope

Commonwealth Professor of Spanish and Comparative Literature

Esther Poveda Moreno

Lecturer of Spanish

Sandro Puiatti

Lecturer of Italian

Joel Rini

Professor of Spanish and Department Chair

Charlotte Rogers

Assistant Professor of Spanish

Emily Scida

Professor of Spanish and Spanish Language Program Director (1010-2020)

Donald L. Shaw †

Professor Emeritus

Paula Sprague

Lecturer of Spanish

Matthew Street

Lecturer of Spanish

Omar Velázquez-Mendoza

Associate Professor of Hispanic Linguistics

Zaida Villanueva García

Lecturer of Spanish

Adrienne Ward

Associate Professor of Italian

Alison Weber

Professor of Spanish

Julianna White

Lecturer of Spanish

Sara Young

Lecturer of Spanish