The Department of Spanish and Portuguese offers an integrated curriculum in introductory and specialized instruction in Spanish and Portuguese languages, literatures, and linguistics for undergraduates to fulfill major, college, and campus requirements as well as for those seeking fluency and a solid language preparation for other opportunities. The objectives and goals of the undergraduate majors include the skills of advanced proficiency in oral communication and written expression, an understanding of Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian cultures, general familiarity with aspects of Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian literatures, and an understanding of aspects of Ibero-Romance linguistics.

Professors Beilin, Bilbija, Close, Corfis, De Ferrari, Egea, Frantzen, Hildner, Hutchinson, Madureira, Medina, Podestá, Sanchez, Sapega

Associate Professors Alcalá-Galán, Ancos-García, Goldgel-Carballo, Hernández, Pellegrini, Rao, Stafford, Tejedo Herrera

Assistant Professors Armstrong, Cerezo Paredes, Comparone

Senior Lecturer Mercado

Lecturers Fondow, Rodríguez-Guridi

Faculty Associates Kaaikiola Strohbusch, Pujol

Associate Faculty Associate Neumayer

Assistant Faculty Associate Rengel

Department Administrator Simpson

Program Associate Tanner

Financial Specialist Tainter

Graduate Coordinator Fanis

Undergraduate Advisor Francis