The Department of Romance Languages and Literatures prides itself in having a group of teacher/scholars with strong research profiles and publication records, some of them with international reputations. Faculty also work in interdisciplinary areas such as Latin American Studies, Honors, Cultural Studies, Global Studies, Humanities, History, Sociology, Political Science, Cognitive Science, English and Peace and Justice, among others.

Department Chairperson

Full-Time French and Francophone Studies Faculty

Full-Time Italian Studies Faculty

Full-Time Spanish Studies Faculty

Part-Time French and Francophone Studies Faculty

Part-Time Italian Studies Faculty

Part-Time Spanish Studies Faculty


Professors Emeriti

Charles Helmetag, Ph.D., Professor

Silvia Nagy-Zekmi, Ph.D., Professor

Gaetano Pastore, Ph.D., Associate Professor

Carlos Trujillo, Ph.D., Associate Professor