Experienced College Instructor With Excellent
Student And Peer
Reviews; Personable And
Articulate; Team Player Familiar With
Group Teaching Techniques; Skilled In Handling Classes
Composed Of Students Of
Varying Skills And Motivation;
Sincere Pride In My Teaching Abilities; Knowledge
Latest Teaching Techniques
MA in Spanish
College of Arts and Sciences
State University of New York
University at Albany, NY
SUNY College at
New Paltz, New Paltz, NY
Courses in Spanish Literature
3.9 on a Scale of 4.0
Urbino (Italy), Faculty of Modern Languages;
1990 Dottore in Lettere e Filosofia (Doctorate in
French and Italian)
GPA: 110 on a Scale of 110
Liceo Linguistico di Urbino (Italy), Maturità Linguistica
(Bachelor of Arts Degree in Foreign Languages).
Dutchess County Community College, Poughkeepsie, NY
Assistant Professor of Spanish
1993-1999 Dutchess County Community College,
Professor of Italian, French and Spanish Languages
Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY
Instructor of Italian
SUNY College at New Paltz, New Paltz, NY
Instructor of Italian Language
1994-1997 The Academy High School, New Platz, NY
Language Instructor - French, Spanish,
Latin and German
SUNY College at New Paltz; New Paltz NY
Italian, French and Spanish
1988-1989 SUNY College at New
Paltz; New Paltz, NY
Language Teaching Assistant
1985-1988 Tutored Italian High school students in
English, French, German and Spanish
Microsoft Windows - Class Handouts
and Test Generation - Experienced User
Netscape Communicator - Class
Material Research - Experienced User
E-Mail - Various Systems -
Communication With Students/Peers - Experienced User
AATSP (American Association of Teachers of Spanish
AATI (American Association of Teachers of Italian)
HCC (Highland Cultural Center)
(Noi Italiani D’Oggi / We Italians of Today)
Completion of a professional Web Page set up
to help DCC students and community.
The page is complete with syllabi of classes, a self-test bank for
students taking the telecourse Destinos in Spanish, links related to
grammar and cultural topics and a multi-media page.
NIDO Cultural Series, Poughkeepsie, NY :
Introduction to Italian Modern Writers: Paolo Volponi.
Ulster BOCES, New Paltz, NY :
BOCES Sponsored Cultural Awareness Series: The Italian School System.
ACTFL Convention, Chicago, IL:
Alienation and Eschatological
Process in the
Narrative Structure and as Mirror Image of Social Realities.
ACTFL Convention, Dallas, TX:
Poet and Prose Writer of Transgression.
ACTFL Convention- Boston, MA :
“Let’s go to Italy”: A Web Resource Program for students of Italian.
The presentation involved demonstration on the computer of the usage
of the virtual itinerary of the program made by students in their first year
of learning Italian. The project,
developed in the Department of Italian at Vassar College for its students, will
be accessible to anyone once on the WWW.
ACTFL Convention- Washington, DC.
Construct a Personal Web Page that Allows your Students to Develop Language
Skills Through Virtual and Interactive Practive Sections