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Languages Department

Faculty and Staff Directory


Chair

Oropesa, Salvador A., Ph.D.

Oropesa, Salvador A., Ph.D.

Professor of Spanish; Department Chair
Email: oropesa@clemson.edu
Office: 716 Strode Tower
Phone: 864-656-3544


American Sign Language

Clements, Bo, M.S., Certified ASLTA - Professional

Clements, Bo, M.S., Certified ASLTA - Professional

Section Head, Lecturer of American Sign Language
Email: wrcleme@clemson.edu
Office: 702 Strode


Cripps, Jody, Ph.D.

Cripps, Jody, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of ASL
American Sign Language 1-5; Linguistics of American Sign Language; Development of Signed Language and Reading Skills with Deaf Children; Deaf History; Literature, Music, and Film in the Deaf Community
Universal Design, Signed Music, Signed Language Pathology, Language and Literacy Acquisition for Deaf Children
Email: jcripps@clemson.edu
Office: 309 Strode
Phone: 864-642-1786


Fitzmaurice, Stephen, Ph.D., CI, CT, NIC:A, NAD V, Ed:K12

Fitzmaurice, Stephen, Ph.D., CI, CT, NIC:A, NAD V, Ed:K12

Associate Professor of Interpreting: ASL
Email: sfitzma@clemson.edu
Office: 705 Strode; UCG CU105
Phone: 864-431-7778


Hurdich, Jason, M.Ed.; CDI (RID Certified Deaf Interpreter)

Hurdich, Jason, M.Ed.; CDI (RID Certified Deaf Interpreter)

Lecturer of American Sign Language (ASL)
Email: jhurdic@clemson.edu
Office: 702 Strode


Misener Dunn, Kim, Ph.D.

Misener Dunn, Kim, Ph.D.

Senior Lecturer of American Sign Language
Email: kmisene@clemson.edu


Chinese

An, Yanming, Ph.D.

An, Yanming, Ph.D.

Professor of Chinese & Philosophy
Email: yanming@clemson.edu
Office: 614 Strode


Chen, Su-I, Ph.D.

Chen, Su-I, Ph.D.

Senior Lecturer of Chinese; Director of Language Lab
Email: schen@clemson.edu
Office: 215 Daniel


Rao, Ling, Ph.D.

Rao, Ling, Ph.D.

Senior Lecturer of Chinese
Email: lingr@clemson.edu
Office: 320 Daniel


Zhang, Yanhua, Ph.D.

Zhang, Yanhua, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Chinese
Email: yhzhang@clemson.edu
Office: 304 Strode


French

Mai, Joseph H., Ph.D.

Mai, Joseph H., Ph.D.

Associate Professor of French; Department Associate Chair
French and Francophone Cinema, World Cinema, Contemporary French Civilization
Email: jmai@clemson.edu
Office: 509 Strode


Peebles, Kelly Digby, Ph.D.

Peebles, Kelly Digby, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of French, Director of Language & International Health
Email: kpeeble@clemson.edu
Office: 710 Strode
Phone: (864) 656-8922


Salces Nedeo, Anne, M.A.

Salces Nedeo, Anne, M.A.

Senior Lecturer of French
Rhetorics
Email: asalces@clemson.edu
Office: 320 Daniel


Sawyer, Amy Griffin, M.A.

Sawyer, Amy Griffin, M.A.

Senior Lecturer of French
Email: agriff2@clemson.edu
Office: 316 Daniel
Phone: 864-656-3393


Tholozany, Pauline De, Ph.D.

Tholozany, Pauline De, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of French
Email: pdethol@clemson.edu
Office: 512 Strode


Touya, Eric, Ph.D.

Touya, Eric, Ph.D.

Professor of French; Chevalier des Palmes Académiques
Email: etouya@clemson.edu
Office: 505 Strode


Widgren, Kenneth, Ph.D.

Widgren, Kenneth, Ph.D.

Senior Lecturer of French
Email: kwidgre@clemson.edu
Office: 501 Strode


German

Ferrell, J Lee, M.A.

Ferrell, J Lee, M.A.

BMW Senior Lecturer of German
Email: ferrell@clemson.edu
Office: 501 Strode
Phone: 864-656-3421


King, Harris, M.A.

King, Harris, M.A.

Senior Lecturer of German; German Club Advisor
Email: oswaldk@clemson.edu
Office: 320 Daniel


Love, Jeff, Ph.D.

Love, Jeff, Ph.D.

Research Professor of German and Russian
Email: gjlove@clemson.edu


Schmidt, Johannes, Ph.D.

Schmidt, Johannes, Ph.D.

Professor of German; Director of ML Program
Johann Gottfried Herder, Gotthold Ephraim Lessing, 18th century, German philosophy; Holocaust / Shoah studies
Email: schmidj@clemson.edu
Office: 704 Strode


Stoicea, Gabriela, Ph.D.

Stoicea, Gabriela, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of German, affiliated with World Cinema
Faculty Representative on the CU Women's Commission


Science and Culture in the European Context; Body Studies; Gender & Sexuality Studies; History & Theory of the Novel; Epic Theater; German and East European Cinemas; Theory & Practice of Translation

Email: stoicea@clemson.edu
Office: 513 Strode


Vazsonyi, Nicholas, Ph.D.

Vazsonyi, Nicholas, Ph.D.

Professor of German; Dean of the College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities
Email: vazsony@clemson.edu
Office: 108 Strode Tower
Phone: 864-656-3084


Italian

Barattoni, Luca, Ph.D.

Barattoni, Luca, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Italian
Italian Cinema, Popular Culture
Email: lbaratt@clemson.edu
Office: 303 Strode


Risso, Roberto, Ph.D.

Risso, Roberto, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Italian
Email: rrisso@clemson.edu
Office: 301 Strode


Schmidt, Julia, M.A.

Schmidt, Julia, M.A.

Senior Lecturer of Italian
Email: schmid3@clemson.edu
Office: 704 Strode


Japanese

Saito, Kumiko, Ph. D.

Saito, Kumiko, Ph. D.

Assistant Professor of Japanese
Email: ksaito@clemson.edu
Office: 308 Strode


Saito, Satomi, Ph.D.

Saito, Satomi, Ph.D.

Lecturer of Japanese
Email: ssaito@clemson.edu
Office: 308 Strode


Takeuchi, Jae, Ph.D.

Takeuchi, Jae, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Japanese; Director of LAIB Program
Email: JTAKEUC@clemson.edu
Office: 313 Strode


Latin

Tuite, Kenneth, Ph.D.

Tuite, Kenneth, Ph.D.

Lecturer
Email: ktuite@clemson.edu
Office: 320 Daniel


Russian

Morris, Stephanie, M.A.

Morris, Stephanie, M.A.

Lecturer of Russian
Email: semrrs@clemson.edu
Office: 706 Strode


Volkova, Olga, Ph.D.

Volkova, Olga, Ph.D.

Senior Lecturer of Russian
Email: ovolkov@clemson.edu
Office: 706 Strode


Spanish

Anido, Raquel, Ph.D.

Anido, Raquel, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Spanish
Spanish Film and Women Directors, Music in Film
Email: ranido@clemson.edu
Office: 510 Strode


Cruz Valderramos, Zenia, M.A.

Cruz Valderramos, Zenia, M.A.

Lecturer of Spanish
Email: zcruzva@clemson.edu
Office: 316 Daniel


Flores, Yezid, M.Ed.

Flores, Yezid, M.Ed.

Lecturer of Spanish
Email: yflores@clemson.edu
Office: 215 Daniel


Garcia-Rodriguez, Alma, Ph.D.

Garcia-Rodriguez, Alma, Ph.D.

Lecturer of Spanish, Coordinator for Spanish 1000/2000 Levels
Email: aygarci@clemson.edu
Office: 310 Strode


Garcia-Vieyra, Daniel, M.Ed.

Garcia-Vieyra, Daniel, M.Ed.

Senior Lecturer of Spanish
Email: ddgarci@clemson.edu
Office: 310 Strode


Judez Riquelme, Maria Rosa, M.D.

Judez Riquelme, Maria Rosa, M.D.

Lecturer of Spanish and Health
Email: mjudezr@clemson.edu
Office: 316 Daniel


Logue, Nora, M.A.

Logue, Nora, M.A.

Lecturer of Spanish
Intermediate Spanish (2010 and 2020 levels)
Email: nlogue@clemson.edu
Office: 320 Daniel
Phone: Languages - Office Number: 864-656-3393


Miller, Ana Paula, M.A.

Miller, Ana Paula, M.A.

Senior Lecturer of Spanish; Schedule Coordinator
Email: ana2@clemson.edu
Office: 715 Strode
Phone: (864)656-1670


Moore de Peralta, Arelis, MD, PhD, MPH, MEd.

Moore de Peralta, Arelis, MD, PhD, MPH, MEd.

Assistant Professor of Spanish and Community Health
Email: ared@clemson.edu
Office: 504 Strode Tower


Ortiz-Rosario, José Luis, M.A.

Ortiz-Rosario, José Luis, M.A.

Lecturer of Spanish
Email: jlortiz@clemson.edu
Office: 215 Daniel


Palacios, George, Ph. D.

Palacios, George, Ph. D.

Associate Professor of Spanish
Afro-Latin America, Latin America, Colombian and Brazilian Literatures and Cultures, US-Latin American Relations, Literary and Cultural Relations of the Global South.
Email: gpalaci@clemson.edu
Office: 515 Strode


Persico, Melva, Ph.D.

Persico, Melva, Ph.D.

Senior Lecturer of Spanish
Email: mpersic@clemson.edu
Office: 215 Daniel
Phone: 864-656-2852


Pillcurima, Rosa M., M.A.

Pillcurima, Rosa M., M.A.

Lecturer of Spanish; Modern Languages Placement Test and Exit Exam Coordinator; Sigma Delta Pi- Iota Phi Clemson Chapter Advisor
SPAN 2010- Intermediate Spanish I, SPAN 2020- Intermediate Spanish II, HON 2090- Spanish Conversation
Email: rpillcu@clemson.edu
Office: 316 Daniel


Rojas de Massei, Mónica M., Ph.D.

Rojas de Massei, Mónica M., Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Spanish
Email: mmassei@clemson.edu
Office: 503 Strode


Schmucker, Ellory, M.A.

Schmucker, Ellory, M.A.

Senior Lecturer of Spanish
Email: eschmuc@clemson.edu
Office: 603 Strode


Smith, Daniel J., Ph.D.

Smith, Daniel J., Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Spanish
Email: daniels@clemson.edu
Office: 508 Strode


Tejera-García de la Concha, Mercedes, Ph.D. (2019)

Tejera-García de la Concha, Mercedes, Ph.D. (2019)

Spanish Lecturer
All Spanish levels and Literature: Survey of Spanish Literature I, and Hispanic Film.
Email: mercedestejera@ufl.edu
Office: 316 Daniel


Tissera, Graciela E, Ph.D.

Tissera, Graciela E, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Spanish
Email: gtisser@clemson.edu
Office: 713 Strode


Williams, Eben, Ph.D.

Williams, Eben, Ph.D.

Lecturer of Spanish
Email: ebenwil@clemson.edu
Office: 320 Daniel Hall


Williamson, Debra, M.A.

Williamson, Debra, M.A.

Senior Lecturer of Spanish
Email: DEBRA4@clemson.edu
Office: 320 Daniel


Staff

Chipman, Allison

Chipman, Allison

Administrative Coordinator
Email: achipma@clemson.edu
Office: 717 Strode
Phone: 864-656-3393


Dingle, Julia, M. Ed.

Dingle, Julia, M. Ed.

Student Services Coordinator
Email: jmdingl@clemson.edu
Office: 703 Strode
Phone: 864-656-6433


Hammond, Deborah L

Hammond, Deborah L

Fiscal Analyst
Email: dhammo2@clemson.edu
Office: 714 Strode
Phone: 864-656-2626


Jacobs, Ashley

Jacobs, Ashley

Student Services Graduate Assistant
Email: ajacob9@clemson.edu


Retired and Emeritus Faculty

Adams, Clementina R., Ph.D.

Adams, Clementina R., Ph.D.

Professor of Spanish, Member of the CAAH Hall of Fame Class of 2020
Email: adamsc@clemson.edu


Arnold, Ed

Arnold, Ed

Emeritus Professor of German
Email: miriamed5@aol.com
Phone: 864-639-6235


Bednar, John, Professor Emeritus

Bednar, John, Professor Emeritus

Director of Language and International Trade and Professor of French
Email: jcb_clemson@hotmail.com
Office: Home: 111 Rowland Drive, Central, SC 29630
Phone: 864-650-1036


Brant, William A., Ed.D.

Brant, William A., Ed.D.

Senior Lecturer of American Sign Language


Bridgwood, Joan, D.M.L.

Bridgwood, Joan, D.M.L.

Senior Lecturer of Russian
Email: bjoan@clemson.edu


Cranston, Mechthild, Ph. D.

Cranston, Mechthild, Ph. D.

Professor of French, Chevalier des Palmes Académiques, Member of Phi Beta Kappa, Member of the Emeritus College at Clemson
Email: cransto@g.clemson.edu


Harris, Scott K

Harris, Scott K

Senior Lecturer of Spanish
Email: harriss@clemson.edu


Heusinkveld, Paula R., Ph.D.

Heusinkveld, Paula R., Ph.D.

Professor Emerita of Spanish
Email: prheus@g.clemson.edu
Phone: 864-723-4336


Hurley, Joni K, Ph.D.

Hurley, Joni K, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Spanish


Kishimoto, Toshiko

Kishimoto, Toshiko

Associate Professor of Japanese
Email: ktoshik@clemson.edu


McNatt, Jo Ann, Ph.D.

McNatt, Jo Ann, Ph.D.

Associate Professor Emeritus of French and Spanish
Email: jamcnat@yahoo.com


Robison, Cathy A

Robison, Cathy A

Senior Lecturer of Spanish
Email: crobiso@clemson.edu


Szmurlo, Karyna, Ph.D.

Szmurlo, Karyna, Ph.D.

Professor of French


Zaczek, Barbara M., Ph.D.

Zaczek, Barbara M., Ph.D.

Professor of Italian
Email: bzaczek@clemson.edu


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