Loyola University Chicago

Modern Languages and Literatures

Faculty & Staff Directory

Dr. Natalia Valencia

Title/s:  Advanced Lecturer

Office #:  CC467

Phone: 773.508.3947

Email: nvalencia@luc.edu


  • Ph.D. Hispanic Languages and Literatures, University of California, Berkeley, 2011
  • M.A. Hispanic Languages and Literatures. University of California, Berkeley, 2005 
  • B.A. Comparative Literature, University of Puerto Rico, Mayag├╝ez, 2004

Research Interests

  • Spanish and Portuguese
  • Instructional Design 
  • Teaching and learning frameworks 
  • Twentieth-Century Latin American Literature  

Courses Taught

  • Intermediate level Spanish 
  • Spanish Conversation and Composition 
  • Advanced Oral Expression 
  • Critical Analysis in Spanish 
  • Interpreting Literature