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Faculty & Staff

Program Coordinator and Staff

Christopher Fraga

Assistant Professor of Anthropology

Coordinator, Program in Latin American and Latino Studies

Sociology & Anthropology

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 690-4823
  2. Kohlberg 245
  3. Office Hours:

    Wednesdays 10:45am- 12:45pm

Christopher Fraga

Molly Lawrence

Administrative Assistant

Interdisciplinary Programs Office

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-7750
  2. Trotter Hall 107
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Bertha Saldierna

Administrative Assistant

Interdisciplinary Programs Office

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-7674
  2. Trotter Hall 107

Program Committee

Elaine Allard

Assistant Professor (on sabbatical 2018-19)

Educational Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8635
  2. Pearson Hall 203
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Diego Armus

Professor

On leave 2019-2020

History

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8094
  2. Trotter 220

Interests: Latin America, urban, diseases, migrations, social and cultural history

Diego Armus

Nanci Buiza

Associate Professor

Department of Spanish

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8163
  2. Kohlberg 339

Interests: Latin American literature, Central American and Mexican cultural studies, U.S. Latino/a studies, and diasporic and transnational community formations.

Nanci Buiza

Désirée Díaz

Assistant Professor

Department of Spanish

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-7682
  2. Kohlberg 338

Latin American literature and cultural studies, Caribbean literature and visual culture, US Latino/a studies, film studies, performance studies, popular and material culture, urban studies. 

Désirée Díaz

José-Luis Machado

Associate Professor

Ecology

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8562
  2. Martin 112

Research: Invasive species and plant physiological ecology of temperate and tropical ecosystems

Luciano Martínez

Associate Professor and Department Chair

Department of Spanish

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8016
  2. Kohlberg 343

Interests: Latin American Cultural Studies, LGBT studies and queer theory, Southern Cone and Brazilian literatures, Latin American cinema

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Edwin Mayorga

Assistant Professor - Educational Studies

Educational Studies

Latin American and Latino Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 957-6154
  2. Pearson Hall 204

Braulio Muñoz

Centennial Professor of Sociology

Sociology & Anthropology

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8110
  2. Kohlberg 242
  3. Office Hours:

    On leave spring 2019

Braulio Muñoz

Kenneth Sharpe

William R. Kenan Jr. Professor of Political Science

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8101
  2. Trotter 313
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Roberto Vargas

Research Librarian for Humanities + Interdisciplinary Studies

McCabe Library

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 957-6107
  2. McCabe Library 120

Affiliated Faculty

Rachel Cantave

Visiting Assistant Professor

Latin American & Latino Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 690-6377
  2. Kohlberg 243

James Padilioni

Visiting Assistant Professor of Religion

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 957-6268
  2. Pearson 205