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 Chair CC217D 773.508.2870
Dr. D. Scott Hendrickson, S.J. Associate Provost for Global and Community Engagement
Associate Professor
CC207 773.508.7364
Paulina Dzieza LLRC Manager CC208B 773.508.2846
Aurora Castanada Administrative Assistant CC 217E 773.508.2859

American Sign Language Faculty

Name Title Office # Phone/E-mail
Malinda Tran Part-Time Instructor

Arabic Faculty

Name Title Office # Phone/E-mail
Dr. Sawsan Abbadi Director of Arabic Language & Culture Minor
Lecturer
CC215 773.508.3973
Emin Gulecyuz Part-Time Instructor CC206

Chinese Faculty

Name Title Office # Phone/E-mail
Hong Chen Director of Chinese Language & Culture Minor
Advanced Lecturer
CC107 773.508.7362
Ryan Nowack Part-Time Instructor CC447
Yinghua Moore Part-Time Instructor CC206
Dr. John Trowbridge Part-Time Instructor CC206
Dr. Jie Wang Part-Time Instructor Lewis Towers 915C

French Faculty

Name Title Office # Phone/E-mail
Romain Delaville Part-Time Instructor CC213
Dr. Svetlana Dembovskaya Part-Time Instructor CC213
Dr. Julia Elsky Assistant Professor Undergraduate Program Director CC214 773.508.2703
Lisa Erceg Senior Lecturer CC106 773.508.2853
Dr. Isabelle Faton Part-Time Instructor CC213
Dr. Andrew McKenna Professor Emeritus CC204
Linda McGowan Part-Time Instructor CC213
Teresa Moore Part-Time Instructor CC213
Dr. David Posner Associate Professor Faculty Director of Living-Learning Communities
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 Part-Time Instructor CC206
Dr. Reinhard Andress Director of German Studies Minor
Professor
CC212 773.508.7365
Lorena Batiston Part-Time Instructor CC212

Hebrew Faculty

Name Title Office # Phone/E-mail
Anna Raiber Part-Time Instructor

Italian Faculty

Name Title Office # Phone/E-mail
Dr. Sergio Corsi Associate Professor CC 217C 773.508.2871
Claudia Defraia Part-Time Instructor Crown Center 206
Dr. Wiley Feinstein Undergraduate Program Director
Professor
CC108B 773.508.2868
Dr. Anna Clara Ionta Section Director
Senior Lecturer
CC203 773.508.2858
Dr. Cristina Lombardi-Diop Senior Lecturer CC108A 773.508.2379
Dennis Martinez Lecturer 217C dmartinez2@luc.edu
Antonio Romano Part-Time Instructor CC206
Dr. Carla Simonini Director of Italian American Studies
Associate Professor
CC217G 773.508.2891
Elena Spilioti Part-Time Instructor CC213 773-508-2850
Anna Taraboletti Segre Part-Time Instructor CC213

Japanese Faculty

Name Title Office # Phone/E-mail
Linda Chessick Part-Time Instructor CC206
Dr. Noriko Day Part-Time Instructor CC206
Dr. Janet Fair Director of Japanese Studies Crown Center 206D 773-508-8553

Polish Faculty

Name Title Office # Phone/E-mail
Zbigniew Banas Part-Time Instructor CC206
Dr. Jack Hutchens Part-Time Instructor CC206 773.508.7368
Aleksandra Majkowska Smith Part-Time Instructor CC206 773.508.7363
Bozena Nowicka McLees Director of Polish Studies CC217F 773.508.2864
Dr. John Merchant Lecturer CC109 773.508.2991
Agnieszka Oskiera Part-Time Instructor CC 206C 773.508.7368

Russian Faculty

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

Spanish Faculty

Name Title Office # Phone/E-mail
David Beltran Lecturer CC206A 773.508.2861
Dr. Clara Burgo Undergraduate Program Director
Assistant Professor
CC217B 773.508.8296
Mary Carolan Lecturer Coordinator SPAN 101/102 CC 470 773.508.8552
Cynthia Carrasco Part-Time Instructor CC213
Brenda Carrillo Part-Time Instructor CC470
Dr. Susana Cavallo Department Chair
Professor
CC217D 773.508.2870
Adriana Diaz Lewis Lecturer CC213
Dr. Héctor García Chávez Director of Latin American and Latinx Studies Program
Senior Lecturer
CC206B 773.508.2863
Alexa Godinez Teaching Assistant CC208
Dr. Olympia Gonzalez Associate Professor CC216 773.508.2872
Dr. D. Scott Hendrickson, S.J. Graduate Program Director
Associate Professor
CC 207 773-508-7364
Dr. Denis Heyck Professor Emerita CC204 773.508.2867
Dr. Alrick Knight Associate Professor CC217A 773.508.2855
Elizabeth Kust Part-Time Instructor CC213
Elizabeth Maldonado Part-Time Instructor CC213
Miguel Mendez Part-Time Instructor CC213
Sarah Obrist Part-Time Instructor CC213
Neringa Pukelis Part-Time Instructor CC213
Dr. Maria Robertson-Justiniano Lecturer CC465 773.508.7361
Dr. Ana Rodriguez Navas Graduate Program Director
Associate Professor
CC468 773.508.2171
Dr. Natalia Valencia Lecturer CC467 773.508.3947