University at Albany

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M. Alejandra Aguilar, Assistant Professor (PhD - Washington University, St. Louis) 19th Century Latin-American Literature, Caribbean Studies, Brazilian Studies, Gender Studies, African Diaspora in Latin America, website

Leonardo Correa, Lecturer, UHS Liaison (PhD - University at Albany) Sociolinguistics and Second Language Acquisition, website

Luis F. Cuesta, Lecturer, (PhD - University of California, Los Angeles) Spanish literature (20th to beginning 21st century), sports and film studies, website

Ilka Kressner, Associate Professor (PhD - University of Virginia) 20th century and contemporary Spanish American Literature, inter-arts relation (text, photography, film, music), literary theory, website

Elizabeth Lansing, Lecturer, Spanish Undergraduate Advisor and Supervisor of Spanish Basic Language Instruction (PhD - University at Albany) Linguistics, second language acquisition, dialectology, website

Dora Ramirez, Lecturer, UHS Liaison (PhD - University at Albany)
Spanish language and linguistics, second language acquisition, website

Lotfi Sayahi, Professor (PhD - Universidad Complutense, Madrid) Contact linguistics, sociolinguistics, second language acquisition, website

Carmen Serrano, Assistant Professor (PhD - University of California, Irvine) Transatlantic Studies, Latin American Historical Fiction, Latin American Film and Film Adaptation Theory, The Novel of the Mexican Revolution, Twentieth Century U.S. Latina and Latino Literature and Cultural Studies, website

Megan Solon, Assistant Professor (PhD - Indiana University) Second language acquisition, second language phonetics, Spanish phonetics, acquisition of variation, acquisition in the study abroad context, classroom research, research methods, website

Sara Zahler, Assistant Professor (PhD - Indiana University) website

Affiliated Faculty

Lee S. Bickmore, Professor, Linguistics Program, Anthropology Department (PhD - UCLA) Phonology, tone, stress, historical linguistics, website

Beth M. Bouloukos, Senior Acquistiions Editor, SUNY Press (PhD - Cornell University) website

Megan Salzman, Associate Professor of Languages, West Chester University of Pennsylvania (PhD - University of Michigan, Ann Arbor) transnational Peninsular cultural studies, urban anthropology, everyday life, public space, visual and literary arts website


Jesús Alonso-Regalado, Senior Assistant Librarian, website

Faculty Emeriti

Armand F. Baker, Associate Professor (PhD - University of Iowa)
Alicia de Colombi-Monguio
, Research Professor Emeritus, Academic Affairs (PhD - Stanford University)