Dr. B. Christine Arce
Assistant Professor
Nineteenth and Twentieth-Century Latin American literature and cultural studies- Mexico, the Caribbean, Brazil, Mexican and Brazilian folklore, Gender and Women’s Studies, Afro-latino studies and Indigeneity

Email  |  Merrick Bldg. 210-04  |  305-284-4858 Ext. 7220


Dr. Steven F. Butterman
Associate Professor
Twentieth-Century Luso-Brazilian Literature and Culture, Queer Theory, Cultural Studies, Aesthetics and Literary Theory

Email  |  Merrick Bldg. 212-07  |  305-284-4858 Ext. 7221


Dr. Christina Civantos
Associate Professor and Associate Chair
Nineteenth and Twentieth-Century Spanish American and Arabic Literary and Cultural Studies

Email  |  Merrick Bldg. 210-19  |  305-284-4858 Ext. 7265


Dr. Anne J. Cruz
Early Modern Spanish Literature and Culture, Gender Studies

Email  |  Merrick Bldg. 210-05  |  305-284-4858 Ext. 7225

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Dr. Tracy Devine Guzmán
Director of Graduate Studies
Associate Professor of Latin American Studies

Email  |  Merrick Bldg. 210-03  |  305-284-3239 | Personal Website


Dr. Viviana Díaz Balsera
Colonial Latin American and Spanish Golden Age Literatures, Postcolonial Cultural Studies

Email  |  Merrick Bldg. 210-14  |  305-284-4858 Ext. 7222


Dr. Rebecca Doran
Assistant Professor
Chinese literature, Historiography, Gender and Sexuality, and Women's Literature

Email  |  Merrick, 210-11 |  305-284-4858 Ext. 4962


Dr. Mona El-Sherif
Assistant Professor
Arabic Studies

Email  |  Merrick Bldg. 210-31  |  305-284-4858 Ext. 9275


Dr. Yvonne Gavela-Ramos
Assistant Professor
Modern and Contemporary Spanish Literature, Film Studies, Memory Studies, Cultural Studies, Film Adaptations

Email  |  Merrick Bldg. 212-14  |  305-284-3237


Dr. Laura Giannetti
Associate Professor
Renaissance Italian Literature and Culture, Renaissance Drama, Gender and Sexuality, Women's Studies

Email  |  Merrick Bldg. 210-23  |  305-284-4858 Ext. 7227


Dr. Elena Grau-Lleveria
Associate Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies in Spanish
Nineteenth and Twentieth-Century Spanish and Spanish American Literature, Hispanic women writers, theories about literary history, and Transatlantic studies

Email  |  Merrick Bldg. 212-11  |  305-284-4858 Ext. 7241


Dr. Ralph Heyndels
Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies in French
Classical, Modern and Contemporary French and Comparative Literature; Literature from the Maghreb; Postcolonial, Queer and Trans-Arabic Studies

Email  |  Merrick Bldg. 210-10  |  305-284-4858 Ext. 7262


Dr. Andrew Lynch
Associate Professor and Director of Spanish Heritage Language Program
Sociolinguistics, bilingualism, Spanish language and linguistics

Email  |  Merrick Bldg. 212-10  |  305-284-3229 | Personal Website


Dr. Lillian Manzor
Associate Professor and Department Chair
Twentieth-Century Latin American Studies, Latino/a and Caribbean Studies, Gender Studies, Performance Studies

Email  |  Merrick Bldg. 210-07  |  305-284-4858 Ext. 7314


Dr. Eduardo Negueruela-Azarola
Associate Professor and Director of Spanish Basic Language Program
Sociocultural Theory, Spanish Second Language Acquisition, Foreign Language Teaching Methodology, Technology Enhanced Language Learning

Email  |  Merrick Bldg. 212-05  |  305-284-4858 Ext. 7263


Dr. Gema Pérez-Sánchez
Associate Professor
Twentieth-Century Spanish Literature, Film Studies, Cultural Studies, Queer Studies, Feminist Theory

Email  |  Merrick Bldg. 210-20  |  305-284-4858 Ext. 7313 | Personal Website


Dr. Aleksandra Perisic
Assistant Professor
20th Century Literature of the Francophone Caribbean and Francophone Africa, Contemporary Latin American Fiction, the Black Atlantic, Literature and Immigration, Globalization Studies, Transnational Feminisms.

Email   |  Merrick Bldg., 210-??  |  305-284-4858


Dr. Maria Galli Stampino
Professor and Senior Associate Dean, College of Arts & Sciences
Italian and French Renaissance and Baroque Literatures and Cultures, Performance Studies

Email  |  Merrick Bldg. 210-21  |  305-284-4858 Ext. 7264


Dr. Omar Vargas
Assistant Professor and Transfer/Equivalency Advisor
Latin American and Caribbean Literary and Cultural Studies with a focus on Science and Literary/Cultural Production

Email  |  Merrick Bldg. 210-13  |  305-284-4858 Ext. 5408


Dr. George Yudice
Professor of Latin American Studies

Email  |  Merrick Bldg. 210-18  |  305-284-4858 Ext. 7261


Dr. Markus Zisselsberger
Assistant Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies in German
Nineteenth and Twentieth-Century and contemporary Austrian and German literature and culture.

Email  |  Merrick Bldg. 210-08  |  305-284-4858 Ext. 3239