Directors, Latin American Studies

Omar Granados Profile of Omar Granados Office hours
Associate Professor
329B Graff Main Hall
Specialty areas:

Contemporary Latin American and Latino literature and cultural studies, Caribbean studies, film studies, migration studies and literary translation.

Associated Faculty

William Barillas Profile of William Barillas Office hours
Assistant Professor
425N Wimberly Hall
Specialty areas:

American culture and literature; Midwestern culture and literature; Latino/Latina culture and literature; environmental literature; poetry and poetics; popular culture and music.

Rose Brougham Profile of Rose Brougham Office hours
Assistant Professor
315E Graff Main Hall
Specialty areas:

Spanish American poetry, Southern Cone, daughter-mother relationships, and performance poetry

Enilda Delgado Profile of Enilda Delgado Office hours
437B Wimberly Hall
Specialty areas:

Demography, Social Stratification, Social Statistics and Quantitative Research Methods

Christine Hippert Profile of Christine Hippert Office hours
437L Wimberly Hall
Specialty areas:

anthropology of food, medical anthropology, community development, the social construction and politics of gender/ethnic/racial/national identities, migration, Latin American and the Caribbean Studies, public health

Eric Kraemer Profile of Eric Kraemer
4109 Centennial Hall
Specialty areas: Philosophy of Mind, Theory of Knowledge, Philosophy of Science, Ethics, Medical Ethics
Heather Linville Profile of Heather Linville Office hours
Associate Professor
240C Morris Hall
Specialty areas:

Dr. Linville's main research areas are advocacy for English learners (ELs), critical language awareness, culturally reponsive pedagogy, standards, and curriculum design.

Víctor Macías-González Profile of Víctor Macías-González Office hours
403J Wimberly Hall
Specialty areas:

Latin American, Mexican, Latina/o, and Gender and Sexuality, and Cultural history.  Focus on nineteenth-century Mexico, especially the Porfiriato (1876-1911). Interests include diplomacy, transnational migration, Mexican diaspora, consumption and material culture, masculinity, Latin@s in the Midwest, and the homophile movement.

Cecilia Manrique Profile of Cecilia Manrique
425H Wimberly Hall
Specialty areas: Developing Areas (Asia, Africa, Latin America and the Middle East); Women and Politics; Immigration; Computer in the Political Science Classroom
Peter Marina Profile of Peter Marina
Associate Professor
437K Wimberly Hall
Specialty areas:

Urban Ethnography, Criminology, Transgressive Sociology, Sociology of City Life, Hispanic immigration, Sociology of Religion, race and ethnicity, among other topics.

Timothy McAndrews Profile of Timothy McAndrews Office hours
435A Wimberly Hall
Specialty areas:

South American/Andean Archaeology, Rise of Complex Society, Sedentary Village-Based Adaptations

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