Skip to Main Content
Salisbury University
A Maryland University of National Distinction

Modern Languages


Modern Language Faculty

Dr. Claire Kew, Department Chair
Associate Professor of French
B.A. John Carroll UniversityM.A. Bowling Green State UniversityD.E.A. Université de Genève, Ph.D. Johns Hopkins University

Drs. Bown and Detwiler

Dr. Carolina Bown, Senior Lecturer - Spanish 
B.A. Universidad de Chile,
M.A. Salisbury University,
Ph.D. University of Maryland Eastern Shore

Dr. Louise DetwilerProfessor of Spanish 
B.A. Dickinson College, M.A. Miami University of Ohio Ph.D. Indiana University Bloomington

Dr. Arnaud Perret, Lecturer - French and Spanish
D.U.T., D.U.E.T.I. Université de Savoie,

B.A., M.A. University of North Texas,
Ph.D. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


Dr. Sally Perret, Assistant Professor of Spanish
B.A., M.A. University of North Texas, Ph.D. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Dr. Corinne Pubill, Associate Professor of Spanish 
B.A., M.A. University of Perpignan, FranceUniversity of León, Spain
Ph.D. University of California Davis

Dr. Aurélie Van de Wiele, Assistant Professor of French
B.A. La Sorbonne Nouvelle-Paris III; M.A. Université Lumière-Lyon 2, Pennsylvania State University, Ph.D. Rice University

Part-Time Faculty:

Dr. Mohamed Abdalla Tirab, Arabic/Russian

Prof. Jonathan Blackmon, American Sign Language

Prof. Adriana Bonsteel, Spanish

Prof. Yi-Ju (Flora) Chen, Mandarin Chinese

Teachers at ACTFL

Prof. Sean Cooper, Japanese

Prof. Erin Crissman, Spanish

Prof. Vanina Gambini de Secondi, Spanish

Prof. Charles Overholt, German

Prof. Luba Paskova, Russian

Prof. Colleen Reeping, German

Prof. Rocío Rodriguez Vallejo, Spanish



Emeriti Faculty:

Dr. Keith Brower, Professor of Spanish

Dr. John Knowles, Professor of Spanish

Dr. William Palmer, Associate Professor of Spanish

Dr. Gerald St. Martin, Professor of French

Dr. Arlene White, Associate Professor of French

Prof. Klaudia Thompson, Director of German program

- Top -

Need help or have questions about this page? Please visit our Ask a Question or Report a Problem page.
Salisbury University 1101 Camden Avenue Salisbury, MD 21801 410-543-6000