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Spanish literature educator , University official

Barbara A. Simerka, Spanish literature educator, university official. National Endowment of the Humanities fellow, 1994.

Background

Simerka, Barbara A. was born on November 7, 1957 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Charles and Dorothy A. (Healey) Simerka.

Education

Bachelor, University of Michigan, 1982; Master of Arts, Wayne State University, 1986; Doctor of Philosophy, University of Southern California, 1992.

Career

Assistant professor Spanish,, Davidson (North Carolina) College, 1992-1995; associate dean College Fine Arts, assistant professor, University Texas, San Antonio, since 1995.

Connections

Married Steve Smith; 1 child, Rachel Simerka-Smith.

father:
Charles Simerka

mother:
Dorothy A. (Healey) Simerka

spouse:
Steve Smith

child:
Rachel Simerka-Smith Simerka