Spanish Faculty

Daniel  Aguirre Oteiza

Daniel Aguirre Oteiza

Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures (Spanish)
Director of Graduate Studies

Modern Spanish Peninsular Literature; Spanish Civil War, Exile, Historical Memory; Modern Peninsular and Latin American Poetry; Translation 

Boylston Hall 321
p: (617) 495-5478
Luis    Girón Negrón

Luis Girón Negrón

Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures (Spanish) and of Comparative Literature
Spanish Section Leader

Medieval and Golden Age Spanish Literature; Medieval, Arabic, Latin and Hebrew Literatures; History of Religions; Comparative Literature
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Dana Palmer House 104
p: (617) 495-2567
Office Hours: Wed 2-4pm and by appointment
Jorge Mendez Seijas

Jorge Mendez Seijas

Preceptor (Spanish)

Academic Degrees: Ph.D. in Spanish Linguistics, Georgetown University; M.S. in Spanish Linguistics, Georgetown University; M.A. in Phonetics and Phonology, The Spanish National Research Council; B.A. in Spanish American Language and Literature, Universidad de Los Andes, Venezuela.
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María  Luisa  Parra

María Luisa Parra

Undergraduate Advisor in Spanish, Latin American, and Latino Studies
Senior Preceptor in Romance Languages and Literatures (Spanish)

Spanish as a heritage language and Pedagogy, Second Language Acquisition and Pedagogy; Child Language Development and...

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Boylston Hall 326
p: (617) 495-1868
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Jorge Sanchez Cruz

Visiting Assistant Professor (Spanish)

Jorge Sánchez Cruz received his Ph.D. from the University of California, Riverside in 2018. His field of research explores the relationship between aesthetics and politics in 20th and 21st Latin(o) American literature and culture, and its intersections with sexuality and queer studies, travesti and trans theories, and critical race theory.... Read more about Jorge Sanchez Cruz