Latin American and Caribbean Studies - Faculty

Co-Directors

Gisela Gil-Egui
Associate Professor of Communication
B.A., Universidad Central de Venezuela
M.A., Ph.D., Temple University

Edrik Lopez
Assistant Professor of English
B.A., University of North Florida
M.A., University of Florida
Ph.D., University of California

Steering Committee

Jessica Alicea-Planas
Assistant Professor of Nursing
BSN, MSN, Ph.D., University of Connecticut
MPH, Southern Connecticut State University

Michelle Leigh Farrell, Ph.D. 
Assistant Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures 
Spanish and Portuguese
B.A., Colby College, Waterville, ME
M.A., Georgetown University, Washington, DC
Ph.D., Georgetown University, Washington, DC

Dina Franceschi
Professor of Economics
B.S., Pennsylvania State University
Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Lucrecia Garcia Iommi
Assistant Professor of Politics
B.A., Universidad de San Andrés
M.A., Ph.D., University of Notre Dame

Jermain Griffin (International Studies)

Terry-Ann Jones
Associate Professor of Sociology and Anthropology
B.A., York University
M.A., Ph.D., University of Miami

William F. Vasquez-Mazariegos
Associate Professor of Economics
B.S., M.S., University Francisco Marroquin, Guatemala
M.A., Ph.D., University of New Mexico

Brian Walker 
Associate Dean, College of Arts and Sciences
Associate Professor of Biology
B.A., Drake University
M.S., Dalhousie University, Canada
Ph.D., University of Washington

Contributing Faculty

Javier Campos
Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures
Pedagogía en Espanol, Universidad de Concepción (Chile)
Ph.D., University of Minnesota
Faculty website

Edward Dew
Professor of Politics, Emeritus

Johanna Garvey
Associate Professor of English
B.A., Pomona College
M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

Joy Gordon
Professor of Philosophy
B.A., Brandeis University
J.D., Boston University School of Law
M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University

Marie-Agnes Sourieau
Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures, Emerita