Ana LagunaAna Laguna, Ph.D. 

Professor,  Associate Editor of the Bulletin of Cervantes, Executive Member for the Cervantes Society of America, Creator and Director of MAT (Masters in Teaching Spanish) Program (2012-17), Co-Convener “Race and the Renaissance” Seminar at Center for Cultural Analysis (Rutgers-New Brunswick) 2017-18.
Ph.D., Purdue University

Early Modern Literature and Culture, Visual Studies, Race Theory, and Material Culture

Read more…


Carla Giaudrone, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Spanish

Latin American and Latino Studies director, Global Studies co-director

Research areas include Hispanic modernismo, queer and gender studies, visual culture, memory and commemoration, affect theory, and landscape and geographical imagination

Read more…

Próspero N. García, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Spanish Applied Linguistics                            

Graduate Program Director (Spanish MAT)
Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Sociocultural Theory and Second Language Learning, Spanish Second Language Acquisition and Pedagogy, Second Language Evaluation and Assessment, Technology Enhanced Language Learning.

Read more…

Silvia Perez-Cortes, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Spanish 
Ph.D., Rutgers University, New Brunswick

Heritage and Second Language Acquisition, Spanish-English bilinguals, child and adult language development, Language attrition, Bilingual education, English Language Learners (ELLs).

Read more…

Judith Downing

Assistant Teaching Professor and Coordinator of Elementary Spanish Program
M.A., University Of Pennsylvania

Read more…