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Spanish language educator

Josefina Elizabeth Acosta-Hess, Spanish language educator. Recipient Humanities Research award University of California, Irvine, 1984; faculty enhancement and instrumental grantee, California State University, Fullerton, 1989. Member Modern Language Association, California Faculty Association, Association Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese, South-Center Modern Language Association.

Background

Acosta-Hess, Josefina Elizabeth was born on April 10, 1951 in Santiago, Dominican Republic. Came to the United States, 1975.

Education

Bachelor in Education, University Caolica Madre Maestra, Santiago, 1975. Master of Arts in Spanish, University California, Irvine, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy in Spanish, University California, Irvine, 1986.

Career

Teaching assistant, University of California, Irvine, 1979-1984;lecturer, University of California, Irvine, 1986-1988;instructor, Irvine Valley College, 1985;instructor, Orange Coast College, Costa Mesa, California, 1985-1988;associate professor, California State University, Fullerton, since 1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) Galdo's y la novela de Adulterio, 1988. Contributor articles/poems to professional journals.

Membership

Member Modern Language Association, California Faculty Association, Association Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese, South-Center Modern Language Association.

Connections

Daughter of José Ramón and Celeste (Pujol) Hess, June 30, 1968. Children: Rachel, Karen.

father:
José Ramón Hess

mother:
Celeste (Pujol) Hess

child:
Rachel Acosta-Hess

child:
Karen Acosta-Hess