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Spanish language educator

Alfonso Morales-Front, Spanish language educator. Summer field research grantee Tinker Foundation, 1990, summer academy research grantee Georgetown University, 1995. Member Modern Language Association, Linguistics Society of America.

Background

Morales-Front, Alfonso was born on June 25, 1962 in Amposta, Tarragona, Spain. Son of Ernesto Morales and Nieves Front. came to the United States, 1988.

Education

Bachelor, University Barcelona, Spain, 1985. Master of Arts, University Illinois, 1990. Doctor of Philosophy, University Illinois, 1994.

Career

Teacher Spanish and Catalan Escola El Clot, Barcelona, 1986-1988. Instructor University Illinois, Urbana, 1988-1992, research assistant, 1990-1991. Visiting instructor Georgetown University, Washington, 1992-1994, assistant professor, 1994—2000, associate professor, since 2000, chair Spanish and Portuguese department, since 2003.

Visiting instructor Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, 1991-1992.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Fonologia Generativa Contemporánca de la Lengua Española, 1999. Editor: Issues In the Phonology and Morphology of the Major Iberian Languages, 1997, Spanish Linguistics at the Turn of the Millennium, 2000.

Membership

Member Modern Language Association, Linguistics Society of America.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, traveling.

Connections

Married Cristina Sanz, July 30, 1989;1 child, Alexander Morales-Sanz.

father:
Ernesto Morales

mother:
Nieves Front

spouse:
Cristina Sanz

child:
Alexander Morales-Sanz Morales-Front