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Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures

Faculty and Staff

Department Chair Alex JR Quintanilla, Associate Professor of Spanish
Administrative Specialist Joey Wohlhieter
Student Modern Language Center Director Michelle Stigter, Instructor of German

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Chinese Coordinator Xiaoqing Liu, Associate Professor of Chinese
French Coordinator Sylvie Vanbaelen, Professor of French
German Coordinator Melissa Etzler, Instructor of German
Spanish 100-level Coordinator Amina Shabani, Instructor of Spanish
Spanish 203 Coordinator Linda Willem, Professor of Spanish
Spanish 204 Coordinator Gabriela Muniz, Associate Professor of Spanish
Multilingual Major Coordinator Terri Carney, Professor of Spanish
Adjunct - LAS Mod Foreign Languages Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Nicole Burkholder
Adjunct - LAS Mod Foreign Languages Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Terri Carney
Professor - Spanish Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Adjunct - LAS Mod Foreign Languages Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Shihling Chui
Adjunct - LAS Mod Foreign Languages Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Melissa Etzler
Instructor - MLLC Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Irune Gabiola
Associate Professor - Spanish Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Liliana Goens
Instructor - Modern Language Literature & Culture Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Adjunct - LAS Mod Foreign Languages Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Francisco Hidalgo Crespo
Adjunct - LAS Mod Foreign Languages Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Adjunct - LAS Mod Foreign Languages Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Loic Lerme
Adjunct - LAS Mod Foreign Languages Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Xiaoqing Liu
Associate Professor, MLLC Chinese Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Elisa Lucchi-Riester
Instructor - Modern Language Literature & Culture Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Brandon McCullers
Adjunct - LAS Mod Foreign Languages Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Adjunct - LAS Mod Foreign Languages Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Gabriela Muniz
Associate Professor - Spanish Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Adjunct - LAS Mod Foreign Languages Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Gilda Obrador
Adjunct - LAS Mod Foreign Languages Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Sarah Painitz
Assistant Professor - German Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Alex Quintanilla
Associate Professor - Spanish Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Natalia Restrepo
Adjunct - Core/FYS Academic Affairs
Adjunct - LAS Mod Foreign Languages Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Professor - French Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Juan Rodriguez
Assistant Professor - Spanish Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Jamie Root
Adjunct - LAS Mod Foreign Languages Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Adjunct - LAS Mod Foreign Languages Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Estela Roy
Adjunct - LAS Mod Foreign Languages Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Amina Shabani
Instructor - MLLC Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Michelle Stigter
Instructor - German & Director of Modern Language Center Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Associate Professor - French Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Professor - French Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Linda Willem
Professor - Spanish Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Joey Wohlhieter
Administrative Specialist - Modern Languages Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures