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Actuarial and Statistical Analysis
African Studies 016
Analytics: Discovery Informatics and Data Sciences
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Applied Computing
Art History 082
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Asian Studies 098
Atmospheric Science 107
Biochemistry 115
Bioenvironmental Engineering 116
Biomedical Engineering 125
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Cell and Developmental Biology 148
Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology
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Chemistry and Chemical Biology 160
Chinese 165
Cinema Studies 175
Civil and Environmental Engineering 180
Classics 190
Cognitive Science 185
College Teaching 186
College and University Leadership 187
Communication, Information and Library Studies 194
Communication Studies
Comparative Literature 195
Computational and Data-Enabled Science and Engineering 199
Computer Science 198
Cultural Heritage and Preservation Studies (CHAPS)
Curatorial Studies
Data Science (Statistics Track) 954
Drug Discovery and Development
East Asian Languages and Cultures 217
Ecology and Evolution 215
Economics 220
Education 300
Educational Psychology; Educational Theory, Policy, and Administration; Learning and Teaching
Electrical and Computer Engineering 332
Endocrinology and Animal Biosciences 340
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English, Literatures in (English 350, Composition Studies 352)
English as a Second Language 356, American Language Studies 357
Entomology 370
Environmental Change, Human Dimensions of 378
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Exposure Science
Financial Statistics and Risk Management 958
Food and Business Economics 395
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French 420
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Geography 450
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Global Agriculture
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Graduate Student Professional Development 486
Higher Education 507
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Industrial Relations and Human Resources 545
Industrial and Systems Engineering 540
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Interdisciplinary Ph.D. Program 554
Italian 560
Jewish Studies 563
Kinesiology and Applied Physiology 572
Labor and Employment Relations
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Latin American Studies
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Literatures in English
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Mathematical Finance 643
Mathematics 640, 642, 644
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Medical Device Design and Development
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Medieval Studies 667
Microbial Biology 682
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Molecular Biophysics 696
Molecular Biosciences 695
Music 700
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Oceanography 712
Packaging Engineering 731
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Personal Care Science
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Philosophy 730
Physics and Astronomy 750
Physiology and Integrative Biology 761
Planning and Public Policy 762
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Political Science 790
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Quaternary Studies 855
Religion 840
Russian, Central and East European Studies 859
Science and Technology Management 885
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Social Work 910
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Sociology 920
Spanish 940
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Statistics and Biostatistics 960
Theater Arts
Toxicology 963
United Nations and Global Policy Studies
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User Experience Design (UXD)
Visual Arts
Women's and Gender Studies 988
Writing for Graduate Students 355
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Camden Newark New Brunswick/Piscataway
  Graduate School-New Brunswick 2017 Programs, Faculty, and Courses Spanish 940  
Graduate School-New Brunswick
Spanish 940

Degree Programs Offered: Master of Arts, Master of Arts for Teachers, Doctor of Philosophy

Director of Graduate Program: Professor Nuria Sagarra, Rutgers Academic Building-West, Fifth Floor, Room 5177; College Avenue Campus (Phone: 848-932-6954; Fax: 732-932-7126)

Assistant Graduate Director: Professor Thomas Stephens, Rutgers Academic Building-West, Fifth Floor, Room 5177; College Avenue Campus (Phone: 848-932-6903; Fax: 732-932-7126)


Members of the Graduate Faculty

Jennifer Austin, Associate Professor of Spanish and Linguistics, FAS-N; Ph.D., Cornell
Language acquisition; bilingualism; syntax; morphology and language contact

Karen Bishop, Assistant Professor of Spanish, SAS; Ph.D., California (Santa Barbara)
Ethics and aesthetics in literatures of the Southern Cone; postcolonial studies  

José Camacho, Professor of Spanish and Linguistics, SAS; Ph.D., Southern California
Spanish linguistics, syntax, phonology, semantics, and bilingualism

Joseph Casillas, Assistant Professor of Spanish, SAS; Ph.D., Arizona
Hispanic linguistics, phonetics, laboratory phonology; second language acquisition

Kimberly DaCosta-Holton, Associate Professor of Portuguese, FAS-N; Ph.D., Northwestern
Expressive culture in Portugal and Brazil; 20th- and 21st-century Portuguese and Brazilian literature; urban ethnography, immigration, and performance studies

Jennifer Duprey-Colon, Associate Professor of Spanish, FAS-N; Ph.D., Cornell
Iberian literature; theater and culture; transatlantic studies

Nydia Flores, Associate Professor of Spanish, GSE/SAS; Ph.D., CUNY
Sociolinguistics; bilingualism 

Próspero N. García, Assistant Professor of Spanish, FAS-C; Ph.D., Massachusetts (Amherst)
Spanish second-language acquisition; sociocultural theory and teaching; second-language evaluation and assessment

Carla Giaudrone, Associate Professor of Spanish, FAS-C; Ph.D., New York
Latin American fin-de-siècle; modernism; Southern Cone literature; postcolonial; gender studies

Mary S. Gossy, Professor of Women's and Gender Studies, SAS; Ph.D., Harvard
Golden Age prose; narrative; feminist theory; reader-response; psychoanalysis

Miguel A. Jiménez, Associate Professor of Spanish, SAS; Ph.D., Granada (Spain)
Spanish translation processes; translation theory; Spanish applied linguistics

Yeon-Soo Kim, Associate Professor of Spanish, SAS; Ph.D., Yale
Contemporary Spanish narratives and film; Spanish orientalism; immigration; social movements

Jorge Marcone, Associate Professor of Spanish, SAS; Ph.D., Texas
Latin-American literature and environmentalism; theories of literacy, orality, and hypermedia

Susan Martin-Márquez, Professor of Spanish, SAS; Ph.D., Pennsylvania
Modern peninsular novel; cinema; cultural studies

Carlos Raúl Narváez, Associate Professor of Spanish-American Literature, SAS; Ph.D., Columbia
Twentieth- and 21st-century Latin America; history and fiction in Central American and Caribbean literature; avant-garde poetry; literary theory

Dámaris M. Otero-Torres, Associate Professor of Spanish, SAS; Ph.D., California (San Diego)
Golden Age literature and culture; gender studies and literary theory

Nuria Sagarra, Associate Professor of Spanish, SAS; Ph.D., Illinois (Urbana-Champaign)
Psycholinguistics (morphosyntactic and syntactic processing); working memory; second language acquisition

Liliana Sánchez, Professor of Spanish, SAS; Ph.D., Southern California
Second-language acquisition; bilingualism; Quechua and Spanish syntax

Marcy Schwartz, Associate Professor of Spanish, SAS; Ph.D., Johns Hopkins
Twentieth- and 21st-century Spanish-American literature; urban cultural studies; literary theory

Ben. Sifuentes-Jáuregui, Professor of American Studies and Comparative Literature, SAS; Ph.D., Yale
Twentieth- and 21st-century Spanish-American literature and cultural studies; gender theory and psychoanalysis; U.S.-Latino literature

Thomas M. Stephens, Professor of Spanish, SAS; Ph.D., Michigan
Hispanic ethno- and sociolinguistics; lexicography

Camilla Stevens, Associate Professor of Spanish, SAS; Ph.D., Kansas
Twentieth- and 21st-century Spanish-American theater; Hispanic-Caribbean literature; literary and cultural studies; theater theory

Associate Member of the Graduate Faculty

Ana Laguna, Associate Professor of World Languages and Culture, FAS-C; Ph.D., Purdue
Literature and culture of 16th- and 17th-century Spain; literature, art, and sociopolitical anxieties

Adjunct Members of the Graduate Faculty

Karen Sánchez, Assistant, Teaching Professor, SAS; Ed.D., Rutgers
Use of culturally authentic materials in K-12 classroom; 21st-century language learning

Margarita Smishkewych, Adjunct Member, SAS; Ph.D., Oviedo (Spain)
Medical/legal translation and interpreting    

Celines Villaba-Rosado, Assistant Teaching Professor, SAS; Ph.D., New York
Twenty-first-century language learning; content-based instruction using technology

Adjunct Member of the Master's Graduate Faculty

Bonnie Butler, Assistant Teaching Professor of Spanish, SAS; Ph.D., Rutgers
Literature and culture; women's Hispanic literature; ecofeminism; hybrid Latina identity in America

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