Columbia SPPO

Elsa Úbeda

Lecturer in Language (Catalan)

Director of the Catalan Language Program

Elsa has an M.A. in Teaching Spanish as a Foreign Language from the Universidad Menéndez Pelayo in Spain. She is currently a student in the doctoral program in Applied Linguistics at the Universitat de Barcelona.

She has taught Spanish and Catalan for a number of years both in Spain and the United States. In 2003 she received a Fulbright Fellowship to work as a Spanish lecturer at Susquehanna University. After working in the Consorci per a la Normalització Lingüística in Barcelona, in 2007 she joined the Spanish and Portuguese Department at Georgetown University as a Catalan Lecturer.

Her interests are cognitive linguistics and second-language teaching methodology. She loves teaching and looks forward to having you in one of her Catalan classes.

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