Spanish Language Coordinators
Silvana Falconi is the Coordinator of Elementary and Intermediate Spanish at Boston College. She was the Director of Language Instruction at Indiana University and has more than two decades of teaching experience. Prof. Falconi holds a Ph.D. and a M.A. from Purdue University.
Esther Gimeno Ugalde is the Coordinator of CCR (Spanish Conversation, Composition and Reading) and Advanced Spanish at Boston College. She has received extensive training in Spanish Language Teaching and Second Language Acquisition and holds a Ph.D. in Hispanic Linguistics from the University of Vienna. Before joining BC, Prof. Gimeno Ugalde was a postdoctoral Max-Kade Fellow at Harvard University, and Coordinator of BA and MA Spanish language courses at the University of Vienna.