The University of Sheffield
Department of Hispanic Studies

Hispanic Studies Staff

Each member of staff's name, in the following list, links through to their staff profile.

For a full listing of staff research interests, please visit our research section:

Staff research interests list

Academic and Teaching Staff

Name e-mail  Position Held
Dr. Pascale Baker University Teacher
Dr. Julia Banwell  Lecturer in Hispanic Studies; Admissions tutor
Nashy Bonelli Spanish Language Teacher
Inma Cristina-Roura Catalan Language Teacher
Sonia Buckland Portuguese Language Teacher
Dr Rhian Davies Senior Lecturer; Head of Department.
Dr Louise Johnson Reader; Graduate Tutor; Director of Catalan Studies. 
Dr. Geraldine Lawless Lecturer; Director of learning and teaching.
Dr Federico López Terra University Teacher
Diana Mesa Torres Spanish Language Teacher
Dr Paul O'Neill Lecturer in Hispanic Linguistics; Year Abroad Tutor; L3 Language Coordinator; website manager. On sabbatical semester 2, 2013-2014.
María José Puig Senior Spanish Language Teacher
Dr Hayley Rabanal Lecturer in Hispanic Studies; Level 1 coordinator, Assessment Officer. On sabbatical semester 2, 2013-2014.
Dr. Carmen Ramos-Villar Senior Lecturer; Head of Portuguese; on maternity leave academic year 2013-2014.
Dr. Lauren Rea Lecturer. On maternity leave in the academic year 2013-2014
Dr Paddy Scott Portuguese Language Teacher
Dr. Minerva Sierra-Trull Spanish Language Teacher.
Professor Philip Swanson Hughes Professor of Spanish. 
Professor David Wood Professor of Latin American Studies.
Dr. Peter Watt Lecturer; Year Abroad Tutor; Graduate Tutor.
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Associated Staff

Dr R.K. Britton Honorary Senior Research Fellow
Dr. J. P. England

Retired Senior Lecturer

Dr Tony Trippett Honorary Research Fellow
Dr Toni Division of Adult and Continuing Education
Professor Geoffrey Ribbans Honorary Professor
Emeritus Professor Nicholas Round
Dr Robin Warner Honorary Research Fellow
Emeritus Professor Alan Yates Emeritus Professor of Catalan Studies
Dr Paul Jordan
Professor Philip Deacon Honorary Research Fellow
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Part-time Staff

Stacey Dunlea Spanish Language Teacher
David Lloyd Spanish Language Teacher
David Powell Spanish Language Teacher
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Postgraduate Research Students

Name Email Thesis Title
Ángela Lavilla Cañedo 'Exploring Menstruation in Contemporary Hispanic Literature and Visual Culture'
Talia Garza Garza 'The Mexican Drug War: organized criminal groups inside the Mexican state institutions'
Ruth Littlewood 'Life Writing by Female Political Prisoners During the Spanish Civil War and Early Franquismo'
David Lloyd 'How languages lexicalise motion, with reference to the examples of Spanish and Catalan'
David Powell 'The Political Evolution of Mario Vargas Llosa'
Sivamathy Selvakumaran 'Representations of Disability in Hispanic Cultural Discourse'
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Contacts for the School Academic and Management Services (AMS) and Student Programme Support Services (SPSS) Teams can be found by using the following link: SLC staff