Department Contacts

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Mauro Botelho

  • Associate Professor of Music | Professor of Latin American Studies


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Patricio Boyer

  • E. Craig Wall, Jr., Distinguished Teaching Professor in the Humanities and Director of the Humanities Program | Associate Professor of Hispanic Studies
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Vanessa Castañeda

  • Assistant Professor of Afro-Latin American Studies


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Britta Crandall

  • Associate Professor of the Practice in Political Science

Primary Areas of Expertise

  • International Political Economy
  • Latin America
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Russell Crandall

  • Professor of Latin American Studies

Primary Areas of Expertise

  • U.S. war on drugs
  • Andean politics
  • Hemispheric politics, economics, and security
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Melissa González

  • Chief Equity and Inclusion Officer | Associate Professor of Hispanic Studies | Core Faculty in Gender & Sexuality Studies, and Latin American Studies | Resident Director of Davidson in Cádiz ‘24
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Magdalena Maiz-Pena

  • Professor of Hispanic Studies
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Jane Mangan

  • John and Ruth McGee Director of the Dean Rusk International Studies Program | Mary Reynolds Babcock Professor of History and Latin American Studies
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Luis Peña

  • Professor of Hispanic Studies
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Matt Samson

  • Associate Professor of Anthropology | Chair of Latin American Studies
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Angela Willis

  • Professor of Hispanic Studies and Latin American Studies
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Miriam Jacobson

  • Departmental Coordinator
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