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Department of Spanish and Portuguese


Staff in the Department


Staff in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese

The list below links to details about every member of staff in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese. Former members of the Department are listed separately (see below). General enquiries should be addressed to the Secretary of the Department at

For information on research interests and activities, please click here.

For details about others in the Faculty, see How to Contact us for general enquiries, or the full Faculty Staff List for specific individuals.


Head of Department

Name Role Email Phone
Epps, Prof Brad

Head of Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Professor of Spanish

(7) 61820 (King's)

(7) 35015 (Dept)


Departmental Secretary

Name Role Email Phone
Neale, Mrs Coral Departmental Secretary (3) 35005


Academic Staff (College Teaching Officers, Language Teaching Officers, Catalan Lectora and University Teaching Officers)

Name Role Email Phone
Boldy, Prof Steven

Professor of Latin American Literature

[on leave Easter Term 2017] (3) 34276
Cacho, Dr Rodrigo Reader in Spanish Golden Age and Colonial Studies (3) 33260
Calduch, Miss Carme

University of Cambridge Catalan Lectora

[until 30 September 2016]

Affiliated Lecturer [until 30 September 2017] (3) 35054
Cameron, Dr Bryan

Lecturer in Spanish Peninsular Studies (7) 69245
Carreres, Dr Angeles

Senior Language Teaching Officer in Spanish (3) 35028
Conde, Dr Maite

Lecturer in Brazilian Studies (3) 39428
Davis, Dr Stuart

Senior Lecturer in Spanish at Girton College

Newton Trust Lecturer

Affiliated Lecturer (3) 38954
Drayson, Dr Elizabeth

Lorna Close Fellow in Spanish at Murray Edwards College and Director of Studies in Spanish and Portuguese

Senior College Lecturer, Murray Edwards and Peterhouse

Affiliated Lecturer

(7) 62223 (Murray Edwards)


(3) 38246 (Peterhouse)

Egan, Dr Caroline

Lecturer in Colonial Literary and Cultural Studies (3) 31970
Haywood, Dr Louise

Reader in Medieval Iberian Literary and Cultural Studies

[On leave in Easter Term 2017] (3) 32522
Kantaris, Dr Geoffrey

Reader in Latin American Culture

Director, MPhil in European, Latin American, and Comparative Literatures and Cultures

Fellow and Director of Studies, St Catharine's College

(3) 38312

Keown, Prof Dominic Professor of Catalan Studies (3) 35054
Kogut Lessa de Sá, Dr Vivien

Teaching Associate in Portuguese Studies

(7) 67391

Lennon, Dr Paul Joseph

College Associate Lecturer in Spanish

Director of Studies in Spanish

Fellow of St John’s College 

Affiliated Lecturer (3) 38602
Lisboa, Prof Maria Manuel

Professor of Portuguese Literature and Culture (3) 38641
Noriega-Sánchez, Dr María

Language Teaching Officer in Spanish

Fellow and College Lecturer in MML at Sidney Sussex (7) 60804
O'Bryen, Dr Rory

University Senior Lecturer in Latin American Literature and Culture (3) 31676
Page, Dr Joanna

Senior Lecturer in Latin American Cultural Studies

Director of the Centre of Latin American Studies (3) 35394
Schuery, Mr Felipe

Language Teaching Officer in Portuguese

Lector in Portuguese at Christ's College (3) 63145
Segre, Ms Erica

College Lecturer and Director of Studies

Fellow of Trinity College and Associated Teaching Fellow at Newnham College

Affiliated Lecturer in MML

Affiliated Lecturer in CLAS (7) 66282
Sitaridou, Dr Ioanna

University Senior Lecturer in Romance Philology (3) 31943


Affiliated Lecturers, JRFs, Lectores and Others with College or University Short-Term Affiliations, etc

Name Role Email Phone
Acedo Matellán, Dr Víctor

Affiliated Lecturer

Substitute Lecturer

Junior Research Fellow, Queens' College (3) 30181
Astruc, Dr Lluïsa Affiliated Lecturer (3) 35005
Corr, Ms Alice

Research Fellow and MML Director of Studies for Spanish and Portuguese, Pembroke College TBC
Díaz Bravo, Dr Rocío

Affiliated Lecturer (7) 67394
Drinkwater, Ms Judith

MML Director of Studies, Girton College (3) 37632
González Jové, Mrs Silvia

Affiliated Lecturer

Spanish Language Supervisor

Substitute Language Teacher

Preceptor in Spanish at Corpus Christi College

Lectora in Spanish at Magdalene College (7) 60811
McGlade Dr Rhiannon 

Research Associate MEITS project.


Maguire, Dr Geoffrey

Junior Research Fellow in Latin American Studies and Director of Studies in MML at  Murray Edwards

Teaching Associate in Latin American Studies at CLAS (7) 62207
Olmedilla Herrero, Dr Carmen

Affiliated Lecturer

Substitute Language Teacher

College Teaching Associate at St John's College

Bye Fellow and DoS in Spanish at Christ's College

Spanish Lectora at Homerton College

DoS in Spanish at Emmanuel College (academic year 2016-2017) (7) 60811
Peña Calvo, Dr Alicia

Affiliated Lecturer

Spanish Language Supervisor (3) 35005
Polgovsky, Dr Mara

Junior Research Fellow, Queens' College (7)69377
Ramos Jordán, Dr Alicia

Spanish Language Assistant, Trinity College at Trinity TBC; in MML (3) 35005
Albert Ventayol Catalan Lector, Fitzwilliam College [from 1 October 2016] (3) 35054

Former Members of the Department

Former members of the Department of Spanish and Portuguese are listed here.

PhD Students in the Department

PhD Students in the Department are listed here.