Latin American and Latino Studies Faculty and Staff

Tribute to Dr. Clarence Talley, Founding Member of LALS

The Latin American and Latino Studies Faculty is comprised of professors from a number of different departments. Listed below are the names of faculty members who teach courses that fulfill LALS requirements and other individuals who support the LALS Program.

LALS Steering Committee

Rhonda Dahl Buchanan

Rhonda Dahl Buchanan'

Director of Latin American and Latino Studies
Professor of Spanish
Department of Classical and Modern Languages
Room/Building: 306 Stevenson Hall
Phone: 502-852-2034
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Julie Bunck

Julie Bunck

Professor
Department of Political Science
Room/Building: 302 Ford Hall
Phone: 502-852-1659
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Tricia Gray

Tricia Gray

Assistant Professor
Department of Political Science
Room/Building: 209 Ford Hall
Phone: 502-852-3309
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Lisa Markowitz

Lisa Markowitz

Associate Professor
Room/Building: 239 Lutz Hall
Phone: 502-852-2426
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Sarah Nuñez

Sarah Nuñez

Assistant Director for Hispanic/Latin@ Initiatives
Cultural Center
Phone: 502-852-0230
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Brenda Ortiz-Loyola

Brenda Ortiz-Loyola

Assistant Professor (Online)
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Theresa Rajack-Talley

Theresa Rajack-Talley

Associate Professor
Department of Pan-African Studies
Room/Building: 448 Strickler Hall
Phone: 502-852-4192
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Adolfo (Ben) Ruiz

Adolfo (Ben) Ruiz

Creative Director & CEO
Adhawks Advertising & Public Relations, Inc.
Phone: 502-589-3229
Phone: 502-558-7083 , Ext. 14

Enid Trucios Haynes

Enid Trucios Haynes

Professor
Brandeis School of Law
Room/Building: 250 Brandeis School of Law
Phone: 502-852-7694
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Margath Walker

Margath Walker

Assistant Professor
Department of Geography and Geosciences
Room/Building: 215 Lutz Hall
Phone: 502-852-2694
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Cecilia Yappert

Cecilia Yappert

Professor
Department of Chemistry
Room/Building: 138 Chemistry Building
Phone: 502-852-7061
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Natalie Schuetz

Natalie Schuetz

Program Coordinator, Sr.
Room/Building: 304 Stevenson Hall
Phone: 502-852-8162
Email Ms. Schuetz