Academics: Faculty

Michael Gradoville, Ph.D.

Title: Instructor of Spanish, Department of World Languages and Literature
Email: mgradovi@spelman.edu
Phone: 404-270-6046
Office: The Camille Olivia Hanks Cosby, Ed.D. Academic Center, Room 435

Educational Background:

Indiana University, Ph.D., Hispanic Linguistics and Linguistics (general)
University of New MexicoM.A., Hispanic Linguistics
University of New MexicoB.A., Spanish and Portuguese
University of New MexicoB.B.A., Management Information Systems

Courses Taught:

SPAN 101/102/202:Elementary and Intermediate Spanish

Research Interests: 

  • Language Variation 
  • Linguistic Theory 
  • Sociophonetics 
  • Research Methodology 
  • Frequency Effects in Language 
  • Spanish Linguistics (particularly Caribbean, Rioplatense, Mexican, Southwest) 
  • Portuguese Linguistics (particularly Northeast Brazilian) 

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