Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures
|Title:||Instructor of Spanish
|Department:||Languages, Literatures and Cultures
College of Arts and Sciences
Ph.D. Spanish (Hispanic Linguistics) - Indiana University, 2012
M.A. Spanish (Hispanic Linguistics) - Indiana University, 2005
B.A. Spanish and International Studies - University of Richmond, 2002
My research interests include Sociolinguistics, Morphosyntactic Variation, Spanish in the United States, Second Language Acquisition, Pragmatics, Language Attitudes, and Dialectology.
I have taught Spanish for over 15 years, and have created courses in Hispanic Linguistics. I am familiar with the ACTFL Proficiency Guidelines. I enjoy learning about different teaching methods that are well-suited for the foreign language classroom, and putting them into practice.
Courses taught at UofSC:
- Basic Proficiency in Spanish
- Intermediate Spanish II
- Advanced Spanish
- Cultural Readings Advanced Conversation
- Cultural Readings Advance Composition