See below for a list of supporting faculty members within the Women's and Gender Studies Program.

Maria Luisa Ruiz  |  Interests  |  Scholarship  |  Service  

Maria Luisa Ruiz Associate Professor
Coordinator - Modern LanguagesPlacement and Proficiency Coordinator
Director - International Area Studies

International Area Studies - Director
   School of Liberal Arts
Modern Languages - Coordinator
   School of Liberal Arts
Women's and Gender Studies
   School of Liberal Arts

Dante Hall - 301

Office Hours:
Tuesday: 3:00 - 4:45
Wednesday: - - - (By Appointment Only)
Thursday: 3:00 - 4:45

Phone: 4568
Mail: P.O. Box 4730

Courses Recently Taught:

  • JanTerm 136: Border Crossings: A literary and visual history of Latin America
  • JanTerm: Constructing the City: Limits, Boundaries and Alternative Spaces (team-taught course)
  • Spanish 130: Representing the Latin American Body: Race, Class and Gender in Latin American Literature, Film and Photography
  • Spanish 141: Survey of Latin American Literature II
  • WOMST 100 Body of the Nation: Mapping Gender, Identity and Performance in Latin America

Courses Regularly Taught:

  • Spanish 106: Advanced Conversation
  • Spanish 10: Conversation and Composition
  • Spanish 11: Introduction to Literature
  • Spanish 9: Spanish for Spanish Speakers

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1928 Saint Mary's Road
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(925) 631-4000
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