Latin American Studies


  • Carolyn Tuttle
    Betty Jane Schultz Hollender Professor and Chair of Economics, Business, and Finance and Director of Border Studies

    Areas of Study:  macroeconomic theory, money and banking, border studies, women in the work force, child labor in Latin America

  • David George
    Professor of Spanish and Portuguese

    Areas of Study:  Spanish language, Spanish literature, Latin American studies, Portuguese language, theater, translation

  • Les R. Dlabay
    Professor of Economics and Business, Chair of Area Studies

    Areas of Study:  mass media/marketing research, Latin American global business, Asian business culture and trade relations, financial accounting

  • Ann M. Roberts
    James D. Vail III Professor of Art, Associate Dean of Faculty, Director of the Learning & Teaching Center

    Areas of Study:  ancient, medieval, and early modern art history

  • Steven Rosswurm
    Professor of History

    Areas of Study:  American history, Mexican history 

  • Gizella Meneses
    Associate Professor of Spanish, Chair of Modern Languages and Literatures

    Areas of Study:  U.S. Latino/a literatures and cultures, testimonial literature, Latin American colonial studies, Latino and Latin American cultural studies and film

  • Daniel Hanna
    Assistant Professor of French and Spanish, Chair of Latin American Studies

    Areas of Study: French literature, literature in translation

  • Lynn C. Westley
    Assistant Professor of Biology, Internship Coordinator

    Areas of Study: plant ecology

  • Clifford Deaton
    Lecturer in Politics

    Areas of Study: compartitive urban politics, urban theory, social and revolutionary movements, globalization and global cities, public art and community development