The Department of Spanish & 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 Alcalá-Galán, Beilin, Bilbija, Close, De Ferrari, Egea, Goldgel-Carballo, Hernández, Hutchinson, Medina, Podestá, Sanchez, Sapega, Tejedo Herrera

Associate Professors Ancos-García, Armstrong, Cerezo Paredes, Pellegrini, Rao, Stafford

Lecturers Álvarez Oquendo, Mercado

Teaching Faculty Fondow, Neumayer, Pujol, Rodríguez-Guridi

Editor Ríos Rodríguez

Department Administrator Deavers

Administrative Assistant Tanner

Financial Specialist McLimans

Graduate Program Manager Zimmer

Undergraduate Advisor Francis