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Chair(s)

Vanessa DeGifis Associate Professor and Department Chair

Associate chair(s)

Leonidas Pittos Associate Professor of Teaching in Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies Associate Chair

Director

Saeed Khan Lecturer, Near East & Asian Studies, Global Studies Research Fellow, Center for Study of Citizenship

Full-time faculty

Muhammad al-Sharkawi Associate Professor Academic Advisor
Eugenia Casielles Associate Professor of Spanish and Linguistics
Alina Cherry Associate Professor of French
Nicole Coleman Assistant Professor - German
Edith Covensky Associate Professor of teaching Poet
Raffaele De Benedictis Associate Professor of Italian Director of Wayne in Abruzzo, Summer Educational Program in Italy
Anne E. Duggan Professor of French
Victor Figueroa Professor
Hernan Garcia Associate Professor of Spanish
Silvia Giorgini Director of Italian Language Courses Associate Professor of Teaching
Lisabeth Hock Associate Professor of German Director of the Junior Year in Munich Program
Yuson Jung Associate Professor Director of Graduate Studies
Leisa Kauffmann Associate Professor
Alina Klin Associate Professor of Teaching In Polish
Christine Knapp Assistant Professor of Teaching and Director of Basic French
Thomas Kohn Associate Professor Major Advisor for Classics
Haiyong Liu Professor Director of the Linguistics Program, Coordinator of Chinese
Rie Masuda Senior Lecturer and Japanese Program Coordinator
Jennifer Sheridan Moss Associate Professor, Classics Chief Reader, Latin AP Exam
Elena Past Professor of Italian
Luisa Quintero Associate Profesor of Teaching Coordinator of Spanish Basic Courses
Marilynn Rashid Senior Lecturer
Aaron Retish Associate Professor
Jose Rico-Ferrer Associate Professor of Spanish
Michele Ronnick Distinguished Service Professor
Anne Rothe Associate Professor of German
Maha Saker Senior Lecturer
Yunshuang Zhang Assistant Professor of Chinese Literature and Culture
Abderrahman Zouhir Associate Professor Arabic Language Coordinator & Graduate Advisor for MALL Program and Near Eastern Languages
Roxana Zuniga

Emeritus faculty

Alfred Cobbs Associate Professor of German Emeritus
Jorgelina Corbatta-Wing Professor Latin American Literature and Culture, Ph.D. Graduated as an Academic Associate, Michigan Psychoanalytic Institute
Michael Giordano Professor of French Graduate Advisor
Donald Haase Professor Emeritus
Francisco Higuero Professor
Louise Jefferson
Louis Kibler
James Michels Assistant Professor
Aleya Rouchdy
Donald Schurlknight Professor of Spanish (Emeritus)
May Seikaly Dr. Professor
Guy Stern Distinguished Professor Emeritus
Charles Stivale Distinguished Professor Emeritus
Kenneth Walters Associate Professor
Margaret Winters Professor Emerita French and Linguistics Former Provost

Part-time faculty

Abdulqadir Abdulkarim PhD Professor of Arabic Applied Linguistics & Second Language Acquisition
Samir Al-Mandwee part time Faculty
Elizabeth Anderson Spanish Instructor
Andrew Barrett Adjunct Professor
Jani Christie Part-Time Faculty - Spanish
Jesus Contreras Bazaldua PhD Student, Spanish Instructor
Nya Edwards Part-time faculty - French
Sara Escobar-Wiercinski Spanish Instructor
Amal Essak Part Time Faculty
Fatima Ferreira Adjunct Faculty Spanish
Elaine Gerber Part-time Instructor Spanish
Carmen Hoyos Spanish Instructor
Aleksandra Ivanovic Spanish Instructor PhD Student
Aoun Jaber Adjunct professor
Timothy Jeruzal
Xue Jiang
Jeanine Karam Spanish Instructor
Emanuela Marionni Italian Instructor
Maria Marletta Italian Instructor
Raffaella Medoro
Lisa Montes Adjunct faculty
Paula Oliva-Fiori Adjunct Faculty- Spanish
Tareq Ramadan Adjunct Professor Ph.D.
Cesar Reyes Adjunct Faculty Spanish
Mayra Schmalzried Spanish Instructor
Tatyana Sherman Russian Instructor
David Smith Adjunct Faculty
Mayumi Suzuki Part Time Faculty Japanese Instructor
Karin Tarpenning Szadyr Adjunct Instructor - French
Dolly Tittle Adjunct Faculty - Spanish
Eyda Vaughn Instructor
Sharon Wang
Yandan Wang
Yanyu Ward

Academic advisor(s)

Chris Clark Academic Advisor II

Staff

Amanda Donigian Administrative Assistant
Teresa Pickering Academic Services Officer II

Graduate students

Sandra Rodriguez Bontemps
Sandra Russo Graduate Teaching Assistant