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Faculty

Chair

Dr. Lucy Harney. Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
Professor of Spanish and Liberal Arts Associate Dean
Office: Centennial 214B
Phone: 512.245.2360
E-mail: harney@txstate.edu

 

French Faculty

Dr. Robert Fischer, Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University
Distinguished Professor Emeritus
Computer-Assisted Language Learning
E-mail: rf02@txstate.edu

 

Dr. Jennifer Forrest. Ph.D., Yale University
Professor
Section Coordinator
19th-Century French Literature; 19th-Century Circus Culture; Film Studies
Office: Centennial 219
Phone: 512.245.2493
E-mail: jf05@txstate.edu

Dr. Carole Martin. Ph.D., New York University
Professor
18th-Century French Literature; Cinema Studies
Office: Centennial 134
Phone: 512.245.2489
E-mail: cm25@txstate.edu

 

Dr. Peter Golato. Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
Associate Professor
French Linguistics; Applied Linguistics
Office: Centennial 132
Phone: 512.245.3070
Email: pgolato@txstate.edu

 

Dr. Moira Di Mauro-Jackson. Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
Senior Lecturer
Late 19th- and 20th-Century French and Italian Literature; Comparative Literature; Italian
Office: Centennial 150
Phone: 512.245.1352
E-mail: md11@txstate.edu

 

Dr. Mª Luisa Gómez-Ivanov. Ph.D., Boston College
Lecturer
Office: Centennial 130
Phone: 512.245.2488
E-mail: mg91@txstate.edu

Dr. Valérie Masson. Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
Lecturer
19th century French literature; the construction of a French national identity; French regional literature
Office: Centennial 126
Phone: 512.245.2487
E-mail: v_m258@txstate.edu

Dr. Gyongyi Pisak. Ph.D., Emory University
Lecturer
19th-Century Comparative Literature (French, Russian and American); Translation
Office: Centennial 123
Phone: 512.245.2491
Email: g_p55@txstate.edu

German Faculty

Dr. Dona Reeves-Marquardt. Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
Professor Emeritus
Medieval German Language and Literature; Germans from Russia Studies; German-Americana
E-mail: dr03@txstate.edu

 

Dr. Valentina Glajar. Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
Professor
Section Coordinator
Fulbright Program Adviser
Post-1945 German, Eastern, and Central European Studies
Office: Centennial 133
Phone: 512.245.3073
E-mail: glajar@txstate.edu

Dr. Andrea Golato. Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
Dean of the Graduate College
Professor
German Applied Linguistics, Conversation Analysis
Office: JC Kellam 280
Phone: 512.245.2581
E-mail: agolato@txstate.edu

 

Dr. Lisa Haegele. Ph.D., Washington University in St. Louis
Assistant Professor
20th- and 21st-Century German and Austrian Cinema; the Sixties in Art, Literature, and Film; Comparative Studies
Office: Centennial 119
E-mail: haegele@txstate.edu

 

Dr. Michael Conner. Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
Senior Lecturer
Webmaster and University Calendar Manager, Modern Languages
19th- and 20th-Century German and Austrian Literature; Pedagogy
Office: Centennial 120
Phone: 512.245.7494
E-mail: conner@txstate.edu

Dr. Ewa Siwak. Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
Senior Lecturer
Office: Centennial 139
Phone: 512.245.7285
E-mail: ewasiwak@txstate.edu

 

Ms. Kayla Hill. M.A., University of New Mexico
Lecturer
Office: Centennial 131
Phone: 512.245.7927
E-mail: kah214@txstate.edu

 

Italian Faculty

Dr. Moira Di Mauro-Jackson. Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
Senior Lecturer
Late 19th- and 20th-Century French and Italian Literature; Comparative Literature; Italian
Office: Centennial 150
Phone: 512.245.1352
E-mail: md11@txstate.edu

 

Japanese Faculty

Dr. Mayumi Moriuchi. Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
Recipient, Presidential Excellence Award in Teaching
Senior Lecturer
Section Coordinator
Office: Centennial 124
Phone: 512.245.1347
E-mail: mm18@txstate.edu

 

Dr. Kaoru Hayashi. Ph.D., Princeton University
Japanese Literature and Culture, East Asian Films, Area Studies in East Asia
Assistant Professor
Office: Centennial 127
Phone: 512.245.2490
hayashi@txstate.edu

 

Ms. Emiko Miyagawa Linville. M.A., Texas State University-San Marcos
Lecturer
Office: Centennial 151
E-mail: el1049@txstate.edu

 

Spanish Faculty

Dr. James J. Champion. Ph.D., University of Michigan
Professor Emeritus
Spanish Linguistics
Office: Centennial 118
Phone: 512.245.2488
E-mail: jc04@txstate.edu

Dr. Roberto Galván. Ph.D., Tulane University
Professor Emeritus
Spanish Linguistics

Dr. Miriam Balboa Echeverría. Ph.D., University of Washington
Professor Emerita
Presidential Distinction Scholar
Honorary Professor of International Studies
Women's Studies; Latin American Literature; Modern Spanish Literature
E-mail: me01@txstate.edu

 

Dr. Lucy Harney. Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
Professor
Department Chair
Associate Dean, Liberal Arts International Academic Affairs
Spanish and Latin American Music Theater, Novel, and Popular Culture; Business Spanish
Office: Centennial 214B
Phone: 512.245.2360
E-mail: harney@txstate.edu

Dr. Catherine Jaffe. Ph.D., University of Chicago
Professor
18th-20th Century Spanish and Comparative Literature; Gender and Reading
Office: Centennial 145
Phone: 512.245.2492
E-mail: cj10@txstate.edu

Dr. Sergio Martínez. Ph.D., University of Arizona
Professor
First-Year Spanish Coordinator
Co-Director, Letras Hispanas
Academic Program Director, Querétaro, México
Mexican and Mexican-American Literature
Office: Centennial 146
Phone: 512.245.3071
E-mail: sm55@txstate.edu

Dr. J. Yuri Porras. Ph.D., Ohio State University
Professor
Spanish Graduate Advisor
Spanish Literature and Theater of the Golden Age; Spanish Culture; Zarzuela
Office: Centennial 137
Phone: 512.245.2466
E-mail: porras@txstate.edu

Dr. Sharon Ugalde. Ph.D., Stanford University
University Distinguished Professor
Section Coordinator
20th- and 21st-Century Poetry of Spain; Gender Studies
Office: Centennial 141
Phone: 512.245.3072
E-mail: su01@txstate.edu

 

Dr. Yasmine Beale-Rivaya. Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles
Associate Professor
Historical Hispanic Linguistics; Mozarabic; Al-Andalus; Language Change and Contact
Office: Centennial 144
Phone: 512.245.7271
E-mail: yb10@txstate.edu

Dr. Agustín Cuadrado. Ph.D., University of Arizona
Associate Professor
Undergraduate Spanish Advisor
Co-Director, Letras Hispanas
Contemporary Spanish Narrative; Spanish Cinema; Literary and Cinematic Theory
Office: Centennial 148
Phone: 512.245.2254
E-mail: ac41@txstate.edu

Dr. Antonio Gragera. Ph.D., University of Massachusetts
Associate Professor
Second Language Acquisition; Computer Assisted Language Learning
Office: Centennial 125
Phone: 512.245.2494
E-mail: ag20@txstate.edu

Dr. Luis Intersimone. Ph.D., Rutgers University
Associate Professor
19th- and 20th-Century Latin American Literature
Office: Centennial 116
Phone: 512.245.1416
E-mail: li12@txstate.edu

Dr. Matthew Juge. Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
Associate Professor
Linguistics, Historical Morphology and Semantics
Office: Centennial 122
Phone: 512.245.7724
E-mail: mj13@txstate.edu

Dr. Blake Locklin. Ph.D., Cornell University
Associate Professor
20th-Century Spanish American Literature; Comparative Literature
Office: Centennial 142
Phone: 512.245.1350
E-mail: blocklin@txstate.edu

Dr. María de las Nieves Pujalte. Ph.D., Ohio State University
Associate Professor
Coordinator of Second-Year Spanish
18th- and 19th-century Spanish Literature
Office: Centennial 138
Phone: 512.245.3069
E-mail: mp42@txstate.edu

 

Dr. Carlos Abreu Mendoza. Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Assistant Professor
Modern Latin American literature
Office: Centennial 137
Phone: 512.245.1983
E-mail: cam366@txstate.edu

Dr. David Navarro. Ph.D., Western University (London, Ontario, Canada)
Assistant Professor
Medieval Iberian Literature
Office: Centennial 149
Phone: 512.245.3070
E-mail: davidnavarro@txstate.edu

 

Ms. Ida Benavides. M.A., Texas State University-San Marcos
Senior Lecturer
Office: Centennial 136
Phone: 512.245.8279
E-mail: ib14@txstate.edu

Ms. María Diocares. M.A., Texas State University-San Marcos
Senior Lecturer
Office: Centennial 130
Phone: 512.245.2486
E-mail: md27@txstate.edu

Dr. Margaret Dunaway. Ph.D., Harvard University
Senior Lecturer
Assistant Coordinator of First-Year Spanish
Office: Centennial 136
Phone: 512.245.8279
E-mail: md43@txstate.edu

Ms. Emily Harrington. M.A., University of Texas at Austin
Senior Lecturer
Office: Centennial 126
Phone: 512.245.2487
E-mail: ez11@txstate.edu

Ms. Alba Melgar. M.A., Texas State University-San Marcos
Senior Lecturer
Office: Centennial 153
Phone: 512.245.1354
E-mail: am39@txstate.edu

Dr. Lupita Limage-Montesinos. Ph. D., University of Texas at Austin
Senior Lecturer
Office: Centennial 114
Phone: 512.245.8608
E-mail: ll27@txstate.edu

Ms. Gloria Velásquez. M.A., Texas State University-San Marcos
Senior Lecturer
Office: Centennial 153
Phone: 512.245.1354
E-mail: gv11@txstate.edu

 

Mr. Antonio Alfau. M.A., University of Texas at Austin
Lecturer
Office: Centennial 128
Phone: 512.245.2496
E-mail: aa35@txstate.edu

Dr. Beth Bernstein. Ph.D., University of New Mexico
Lecturer
17th- and 20th-Century Peninsular Theater
Office: Centennial 135
Phone: 512.245.2079
E-Mail: bethb@txstate.edu

Dr. Mª Luisa Gómez-Ivanov. Ph.D., Boston College
Lecturer
Office: Centennial 130
Phone: 512.245.2488
E-mail: mg91@txstate.edu

Dr. Susana Villanueva Eguia Lis. Ph.D., Texas Tech University
Lecturer
Mexican and Chicano literature; Latin American women writers; Modernist poetry; contemporary Maya writers of the Yucatan peninsula; Caribbean literature
Office: Centennial 129
Phone: 512.245.2488
E-mail: slis@txstate.edu

Ms. Carolina Wilson. M.A., Texas State University-San Marcos
Lecturer
Office: Centennial 129
Phone: 512.245.6267
E-mail: cw50@txstate.edu

 

American Sign Language Faculty

Mr. James Gardner
Extension Educator
Office: Centennial 113
Phone: 512.245.5149
E-mail: jgardner@txstate.edu

Ms. Jill Kowalsky
Extension Educator
Office: Centennial 113
Phone: 512.245.5149
E-mail: jk55@txstate.edu

Ms. Franky Ramont
Extension Educator
Office: Centennial 113
Phone: 512.245.5149
E-mail: franky-ramont@txstate.edu

 

Arabic Faculty

Noha Mohama-Akkari
Extension Educator
Phone: 512.245.2496
E-mail: nm22@txstate.edu

 

Chinese Faculty

Dr. Patricia Schiaffini-Vedani
Extension Educator
Office: Centennial 151
Phone: 512.245.1353
E-mail: p_s139@txstate.edu

 

Russian Faculty

Ms. Anastasia Maltseva
Extension Educator
Office: Centennial 123
Phone: 512.245.2491
E-mail: a_m166@txstate.edu

 

Student Teacher Supervisor

Ms. Eva Guardiola
eg1221@txstate.edu