Loyola University Chicago

Modern Languages and Literatures

Faculty & Staff Directory

Administration  |  Arabic  |  Chinese  |  French  |  German   Hebrew   Hindi/Urdu  |  Italian  |  Japanese  |  Polish |  Russian  |  Spanish

Administration

Name Title Office # Phone/E-mail
Dr. Susana Cavallo Department Chairperson CC217D 773.508.2870
Dr. D. Scott Hendrickson Graduate Program Director CC207 773.508.7364
Paulina Dzieza LLRC Manager CC208B 773.508.2846
Valerie Boudas Administrative Assistant CC217E 773.508.2850

Arabic Faculty

Name Title Office # Phone/E-mail
Sawsan Abbadi Director of Arabic Language & Culture Minor CC215 773.508.2846

Chinese Faculty

Name Title Office # Phone/E-mail
Hong Chen Director of Chinese Language & Culture Minor CC107 773.508.7362
Dr. Dale Hoiberg Instructor CC206
Yinghua Moore Instructor CC206
Dr. John Trowbridge Instructor CC206
Dr. Jie Wang Instructor Lewis Towers 915C

French Faculty

Name Title Office # Phone/E-mail
Svetlana Dembovskaya Instructor CC213
Dr. Julia Elsky Undergraduate Program Director CC214
Lisa Erceg Senior Lecturer CC106 773.508.2853
Dr. Isabelle Faton Instructor CC213
Dr. Andrew McKenna Professor Emeritus CC204
Linda McGowan Instructor CC213
Teresa Moore Instructor CC213
Dr. David Posner Associate Professor CC202 773.508.2866
Dr. Eliana Vagalau Assistant Professor CC471 773.508.7604

German Faculty

Name Title Office # Phone/E-mail
Sade Akkoek Instructor CC206
Dr. Reinhard Andress Director of German Studies Minor CC212 773.508.7365
Lorena Batiston Instructor CC212

Hebrew Faculty

Name Title Office # Phone/E-mail
Dr. Wiley Feinstein Professor CC108B 773.508.2868

Italian Faculty

Name Title Office # Phone/E-mail
Dr. Sergio Corsi Associate Professor CC 217C 773.508.2871
Claudia Defraia Instructor CC213
Dr. Anna Clara Ionta Senior Lecturer CC203 773.508.2858
Dr. Cristina Lombardi-Diop Director of Rome Studies CC108A 773.508.2379
Dennis Martinez Instructor CC213 dmartinez2@luc.edu
Antonio Romano Instructor CC206
Dr. Carla Simonini Director of Italian American Studies
Associate Professor
CC217G 773.508.2891
Elena Spilioti Instructor CC213
Anna Taraboletti Segre Instructor CC213

Japanese Faculty

Name Title Office # Phone/E-mail
Linda Chessick Instructor CC206
Dr. Noriko Day Instructor CC206
Dr. Janet Fair Adjunct Instructor CC206

Polish Faculty

Name Title Office # Phone/E-mail
Zbigniew Banas Part-Time Instructor CC206
Dr. Jack Hutchens Part-Time Instructor CC206
Karolina Guzik Part-Time Instructor CC206
Aleksandra Majkowska Smith Part-Time Instructor CC206
Bozena Nowicka McLees Director of Polish Studies CC217F 773.508.2864
Dr. John Merchant Lecturer CC109 773.508.2991
Agnieszka Oskiera Part-Time Instructor CC206

Russian Faculty

Name Title Office # Phone/E-mail
Polina Maksimovich Part-Time Instructor CC206

Spanish Faculty

Name Title Office # Phone/E-mail
David Beltran Full-Time Instructor CC206A
Clara Burgo Spanish Undergraduate Program Director
Assistant Professor
CC217B 773.508.8296
Mary Carolan Part-Time Instructor CC213
Cynthia Carrasco Part-Time Instructor CC213
Brenda Carrillo Full-Time Instructor CC470 773.508.8552
Dr. Susana Cavallo Department Chair
Professor
CC217D 773.508.2870
Joel Colom-Mena Part-Time Instructor CC213
Adriana Diaz Lewis Part-Time Instructor CC213
Dr. Héctor García Chávez Director of Latin American & Latinx Studies
Senior Lecturer
CC206B 773.508.2863
Karl Groneman Teaching Assistant CC213
Dr. Olympia Gonzalez Associate Professor CC216 773.508.2872
Dr. D. Scott Hendrickson Graduate Program Director
Associate Professor
Dr. Denis Heyck Professor Emerita CC204 773.508.2867
David Inczauskis Teaching Assistant CC213
Dr. Alrick Knight Associate Professor CC217A 773.508.2855
Elizabeth Kust Teaching Assistant CC213
Elizabeth Maldonado Teaching Assistant CC213
Miguel Mendez Teaching Assistant CC213
Sarah Obrist Teaching Assistant CC213
Dr. Maria Robertson-Justiniano Lecturer CC465 773.508.7361
Dr. Ana Rodriguez Navas Associate Professor CC468 773.508.2171
Dr. Natalia Valencia Lecturer CC467 773.508.3947