Spanish and Latin American 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. Julia Banwell  Lecturer in Hispanic Studies; Director of MA Studies
Nashy Bonelli Spanish Language Teacher
Sonia Buckland Portuguese Language Teacher
Dr Rhian Davies Senior Lecturer
Dr Louise Johnson Reader in Catalan and Spanish; Director of Catalan Studies; Faculty Lead for Postgraduate Affairs
Diana Mesa Torres Spanish Language Teacher
Dr Paul O'Neill Senior Lecturer in Hispanic Linguistics; Year Abroad Tutor; L3 Language Coordinator; website manager, Outreach officer.
María José Puig Senior Spanish Language Teacher
Dr Hayley Rabanal Lecturer in Hispanic Studies; Level 1 coordinator, Graduate Tutor.
Dr Carmen Ramos Villar Senior Lecturer; Head of Portuguese
Dr Lauren Rea Senior Lecturer; AHRC Leadership Fellow 2016-19
Eduard Garcia Arellano Catalan Instructor
Dr Paddy Scott Portuguese Language Teacher
Professor Philip Swanson Hughes Professor of Spanish. Director of Research and Innovation for the School of Languages and Cultures.
Professor David Wood Professor of Latin American Studies.
Dr Peter Watt Lecturer; Year Abroad 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 Ibarz 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 Emeritus Professor
Dr Rhiannon McGlade Honorary Research Fellow
Dr Pascale Baker Honorary Research Fellow
Dr Anna Vives Honorary Research Fellow
Dr Ángela Lavilla Cañedo Teaching Associate in Hispanic Studies
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Postgraduate Research Students

Name Email Thesis Title
Ruth Littlewood 'Life Writing by Female Political Prisoners During the Spanish Civil War and Early Franquismo'
Andrew Frank Bradley
Deborah Madden Writing Republics: Women’s Writing in Early Twentieth-Century Spain and Portugal
Valentina Caruso 'Revisiting and rethinking the novel of The Land: Mining and Latin American Fiction'
Pete Watson
Rupert Knox
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