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academic administrator

Dario Villanueva, Spanish academic administrator. Named Distinguished Visiting Foreign Scholar Mid-American State Universities Association, 1982. Member Asociación Internacional de Hispanistas, Sociedad Española de Semiótica, Twentieth Century Spanish Association American, International Comparative Literature Association Clubs: Real Aero (Santiago de Compostela); Nautico (Noya-Portosin, Spain).

Background

Villanueva, Dario was born on June 5, 1950 in Villalba, Galicia, Spain. Son of Francisco Villanueva and Maria Prieto.

Education

Master of Arts in Romance Philology, University Santiago de Compostela, Spain, 1972. Doctor in Hispanic Philology, Autonomous University Madrid, 1976. Doctor honorary, University Birmingham, 1999.

Doctor honorary, University Social Sciences, Buenos Aires, 2000. Doctor honorary, University Colorado, 2001.

Career

Assistant professor University Santiago de Compostela, Spain, 1972-1975. Professor tutor University National de Education, Pontevedra, Spain, 1975-1977. Associate professor University Santiago de Compostela, Spain, 1975-1986, professor theory of literature Spain, since 1987, university president Spain, 1994—2002.

Secretary Facultad de Filologia, 1978-1983, dean, 1987-1990. Director collection Ediciones Taurus, Madrid, since 1984. President Comision de Doctorado de la University, 1987-1990.

Visiting professor Middlebury College, Vermont, since 1987, University Colorado, 1988, 93.

Membership

Named Distinguished Visiting Foreign Scholar Mid-American State Universities Association, 1982. Member Asociación Internacional de Hispanistas, Sociedad Española de Semiótica, Twentieth Century Spanish Association American, International Comparative Literature Association Clubs: Real Aero (Santiago de Compostela). Nautico (Noya-Portosin, Spain).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Collecting books, tennis, squash.

Connections

Married Ermitas Penas Varela, March 28, 1950. Children: Beatriz, José Francisco.

father:
Francisco Villanueva

mother:
Maria Prieto

spouse:
Ermitas Penas Varela

child:
Beatriz Villanueva

child:
José Francisco Villanueva