Department Chair

Omar Granados  Profile of Omar Granados

Associate Professor
311B Graff Main Hall
ogranados@uwlax.edu
608.785.5243

Specialty areas:

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

Academic Department Associate

Judith King  Profile of Judith King

Academic Department Associate
315 Graff Main Hall
jking@uwlax.edu
608.785.8324

Chinese

Hongying Xu  Profile of Hongying Xu  Office hours

Assistant Professor
311C Graff Main Hall
hxu@uwlax.edu
608.785.8312

Specialty areas:

Second Language Acquisition, Foreign Language Pedagogy 

French

Virginie Cassidy  Profile of Virginie Cassidy  Meet with me

Assistant Professor
315D Graff Main Hall
vcassidy@uwlax.edu
608.785.8329

Specialty areas:

Approaches to the Teaching and Learning Languages, Curriculum Design, French for Specific Purposes (translation, international relations, science and technology, business), Francophone Women Writers, 16th and 17thcentury French literature, History, Culture, and Philosophy 

 

Anna Keefe  Profile of Anna Keefe

Assistant Professor
329D Graff Main Hall
akeefe@uwlax.edu
608.785.5246

Specialty areas:

Contemporary French and Francophone cultures, African cinema, French cinema, Postcolonial studies

German

Shelley Hay  Profile of Shelley Hay  Office hours

Associate Professor
315H Graff Main Hall
shay@uwlax.edu
608.785.8319

Specialty areas:

19th- and 20th-century German literature and philosophy, intermediality (music and language), pedagogy and pop culture, assessment in the foreign language classroom

Spanish

Rose Brougham  Profile of Rose Brougham  Office hours

Associate Professor
315E Graff Main Hall
rbrougham@uwlax.edu
608.785.5242

Specialty areas:

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

Victoria Calmes  Profile of Victoria Calmes  Office hours

Associate Professor
311D Graff Main Hall
vcalmes@uwlax.edu
608.785.8328

Specialty areas:

XX Century Peninsular Literature, Film Studies, 2nd Language Acquisition

Raul Getino-Diez  Profile of Raul Getino-Diez  Office hours

Assistant Professor
329B Graff Main Hall
rgetinodiez@uwlax.edu
608.785.5247

Specialty areas:

Psycholinguistics, Hispanic Linguistics, Second Language Acquisition and Teaching.

Antonio Martin Gomez  Profile of Antonio Martin Gomez  Office hours

Lecturer
329A Graff Main Hall
amartingomez@uwlax.edu
608.785.8322

Specialty areas:

Spanish Morphology, Spanish Syntax

Second and Heritage Language Acquisition, L3/Ln Acquisition, Second Dialect Acquisition

Claire Mitchell  Profile of Claire Mitchell  Office hours

Assistant Professor
315F Graff Main Hall
cmitchell2@uwlax.edu
608.785.8321

Specialty areas:

Spanish, Applied Linguistics, World Language Pedagogy, Second Language Acquisition, Teaching and Learning of Culture, Virtual Reality in World Language Learning

Kimberly Morris  Profile of Kimberly Morris  Office hours

Assistant Professor
315G Graff Main Hall
kmorris2@uwlax.edu
608.785.8323

Specialty areas:

Hispanic Linguistics, World Language Pedagogy, Pragmatics, Study Abroad, Curriculum Design, Computer-Assisted Language Learning, Teacher Preparation, Academic Literacy

Adriana Perez Candia  Profile of Adriana Perez Candia  Office hours

Associate Lecturer
302C Graff Main Hall
aperezcandia@uwlax.edu
608.785.8331

Specialty areas:

Mass Media Social Communication 

Photography 

Psychology

Education 

Economy and Finance 

History of Art

Graphic Design 

Journalism

Spanish as a Second Language 

Megan Strom  Profile of Megan Strom

Assistant Professor
315I Graff Main Hall
mstrom@uwlax.edu
608.785.8320

Specialty areas:

Hispanic Linguistics, Critical Discourse Analysis, Social Semiotics, Spanish in the United States, Critical Media Studies

Director of the Language Resource Center

Dane DeVetter  Profile of Dane DeVetter  Office hours

Laboratory Manager I
321A Graff Main Hall
ddevetter@uwlax.edu
608.785.8325