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Department of Romance Studies

K161 Klarman Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853

General Inquiries
email: romance_studies@cornell.edu
tel: (607) 255-8222
fax: (607) 255-6199

 

Administrative Contacts

Name Title Office Phone Email
Edmundo Paz Soldán Department Chair; Professor of Latin American Literature K171 Klarman  - jep29
Mary K. Redmond Associate Chair; Senior Lecturer of Spanish K168 Klarman  -  mkr4
Simone Pinet Director of Graduate Studies; Professor of Spanish Literature K268 Klarman  - sp349
Cecelia Lawless Director of Undergraduate Studies; Senior Lecturer of Spanish K112 Klarman  - cbl6
Carolyn Keller Assistant to the Chair/Human Resources; Communications Assistant K170 Klarman 5-4048 cak277
Callean Hile Undergraduate Coordinator K165 Klarman 5-8222 clh2
Katy Kempf Graduate and Academic Events Coordinator K173 Klarman 5-4264 clk36
Marcus May Accounts Coordinator K167 Klarman 5-0316 mmm493
Rob Van Brunt Administrative Manager K172 Klarman 5-4265 rv12

 

General Language Questions

French Language Contact

Flavien Glidja
Office: Klarman Hall K131
Phone: email only
Email: ftg2@cornell.edu

Italian Language Contact

Michela Baraldi
Office: Klarman Hall K146
Phone: email only
Email: mb348@cornell.edu

Norwegian & Swedish Language Contact

Kora von Wittelsbach
Office: Klarman Hall K127
Phone: 607-254-6752
Email: wittelsbach@cornell.edu

Polish Language Contact

Ewa Bachminska
Office: Klarman Hall K135
Phone: email only
Email: eb583@cornell.edu

Portuguese Language Contact

Jura Oliveira
Office: Klarman Hall K126
Phone: email only
Email: jo20@cornell.edu

Spanish Language Contact

Mary K. Redmond
Office: Klarman Hall K168
Phone: 607-254-6502
Email: mkr4@cornell.edu

 

 

Tutoring and Translation Questions

French

Rob Van Brunt
Office: Klarman Hall K172
Phone: 255-4265
Email: rv12@cornell.edu

Italian

K.E. von Wittelsbach
Office: Klarman Hall K127
Phone: 255-6752
Email: wittelsbach@cornell.edu

Portuguese

Jura Oliveira
Office: Klarman Hall K126
Phone: email only
Email: jo20@cornell.edu

Spanish

Rob Van Brunt
Office: Klarman Hall K172
Phone: 255-4265
Email: rv12@cornell.edu

 

Graduate Program

Applying to the Graduate Program

To apply to the graduate program in French, Italian, or Spanish, please consult the Graduate School webpage. Questions of a general nature may directed to the Graduate Field Coordinator, Katy Kempf.

Applying for a Teaching Assistantship

To apply for a teaching assistantship in language instruction, please  email Mary K Redmond. To apply for a teaching assistantship in a literature course, please contact the instructor directly.

Fellowships

Prospective graduate students are encouraged to consider applying for outside fellowships. Find information about the Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship.

 

Diacritics Contacts

For questions concerning Diacritics, please contact Diane Brown.

 

Website Coordinator

For questions concerning the Department of Romance Studies website, or to post information or announcements to the site, please contact Carolyn Keller.