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language educator

Jesús Salas Elorza, Mexican language educator. University Colorado Doctoral fellow, 1988, 89. Advisor civil Commission for Community Development, Paises Bajos, Mexico, since 1996. Member Modern Language Association, Association North America Colombianists, Northeast Modern Language Association, National Association for Chicana and Chicano Studies, Southeast College Latin America Studies, Sigma Delta Pi.

Background

Elorza, Jesús Salas was born on June 2, 1956 in Paises Bajos, Vera Cruz, Mexico. Came to the United States, 1984. Son of Jesús Salas Hernandez and Blanca Rosa Elorza Sanchez.

Education

Bachelor, University Veracruzana, Xalapa, Mexico, 1981. Master of Arts, Ohio University, 1985. Postgraduate, University Kansas, 1987.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Colorado, 1992.

Career

Lecturer, U. Veracruzana, Xalapa, 1982-1983;teaching assistant, Ohio U., Athens, 1984-1985;teaching assistant, U. Kansas, Lawrence, 1985-1987;teaching assistant, U. Colorado, Boulder, 1987-1992;assistant professor, DePaul University, Chicago, 1992-1994;field director, DePaul University, Merida, Mexico, 1994;acting director, DePaul University, Merida, Mexico, 1995;assistant professor Spanish, Italian, French and English, Bloomsburg (Pennsylvania) U., since 1995. Visiting professor U. Autonoma de Yucatan, Merida, 1994, U. Veracruzana, 1994-1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Cronica de un naufragio, 1996. Author poetry, short stories.

Membership

Advisor civil Commission for Community Development, Paises Bajos, Mexico, since 1996. Member Modern Language Association, Association North America Colombianists, Northeast Modern Language Association, National Association for Chicana and Chicano Studies, Southeast College Latin America Studies, Sigma Delta Pi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, writing, meditation, music, painting.

Connections

father:
Jesús Salas Hernandez

mother:
Blanca Rosa Elorza Sanchez