Our Faculty and Staff

Department Chair, Modern Languages and Literatures

Dr. Dustin Knepp
Dr. Dustin Knepp
Department Chair, Modern Languages and Literatures
Director of Interdisciplinary Studies
Associate Professor
Phone (661) 654-2295
E-mail mdknepp@csub.edu
Office HOB 245

Administrative Support Coordinator

Melissa Ackerley
Melissa Ackerley
Phone (661) 654-2359
E-mail mackerley@csub.edu
Office HOB 246


Dr. Arno  Argueta
Dr. Arno Argueta
Assistant Professor
Latin American Cultural Studies. Brazil, Central America and Mexico. Latin American Cinema. Waste Studies. Intersectionality, Race and Gender. Violence in Latin America
Phone (661) 654-3631
E-mail aargueta@csub.edu
Office HOB 219

Dr. Teresa  Fernández-Ulloa
Dr. Teresa Fernández-Ulloa
Spanish Language and Linguistics, First & Second Language Teaching Methodology, Political Discourse in Spain and Hispanic America
Phone (661) 654-2354
E-mail tfernandez_ulloa@csub.edu
Office HOB 238

Gladys Gillam
Gladys Gillam
Language Lab Coordinator
Spanish and French
Phone (661) 654-2562
E-mail ggillam@csub.edu
Office DDH E 102A

Dr. Anthony Nuño
Dr. Anthony Nuño
Associate Professor
Latin American and Spanish Literature, Chicano/Chicana Literature, USA Latino/Latina Literature, Literary Theory, Latin American and Spanish Cinema, Queer Theory, Indegenous American Cultures
Phone (661) 654-6799
E-mail anuno2@csub.edu
Office HOB 242

Dr. Maryann Parada
Dr. Maryann Parada
Assistant Professor
Spanish Graduate Coordinator
Sociolinguistics, Spanish in the U.S. & Sweden, Heritage Language Development, Onomastics, Language and Identity
Phone (661)654-2377
E-mail mparada1@csub.edu
Office HOB 243

Dr. Lena  Taub Robles
Dr. Lena Taub Robles
Assistant Professor
Caribbean Literature and Culture, Francophone Studies, Diaspora Studies
Phone (661) 654-2317
E-mail ltaub@csub.edu
Office HOB 244