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Instructor of Spanish, Instructor
World Languages and Cultures
College of Arts and Sciences
Courses Taught 
SPAN 101 Beginning Spanish I
SPAN 102 Beginning Spanish II
SPAN 201 Intermediate Spanish I
SPAN 202 Intermediate Spanish II
SCED 304J Foreign Language Clinical Experience In The Secondary School
Research Interests 
Spanish language, Latin American, Spanish literature and culture. Spanish language course for specific careers, Spanish language teaching
Education 

M.A. Foreign Languages (Spanish), Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS. 1996
M.A. Private Finance, Colegio Mayor de Nuestra Señora del Rosario, Bogotá, Colombia. 1989
B.S. Accountancy, Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Certified Internal Auditor (CIA)
Universidad Externado de Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia. 1982

Selected Exhibitions 

2003 “Gabriel García Márquez y el realismo mágico”. Paper presented at the MFLA Annual Conference

1998 Carlos Fuentes “La muerte de Artemio Cruz”. Una visión múltiple. Paper presented at the MFLA Annual Conference

1995 “Gringo Viejo, El encuentro de dos culturas en un cruce de fronteras” Paper presented at the MFLA Annual Conference

1994 “Carlos Fuentes y la Revolución Mexicana”. Paper presented at the MFLA Annual Conference

Background 

Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago, IL
2010-present
- Spanish Instructor

Cervantes Institute, Chicago, IL
2009-present
- Spanish Instructor

Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS
2003 – 2008
- Spanish Instructor

Department of Foreign Languages, and Department of International Business, Mississippi State University
2000 – 2003
- Assistant Director of the Summer Study Abroad Program in Puebla, Mexico. Department of Foreign Languages
1997 – 2003
- Spanish Lecturer

East Mississippi Community College, Mayhew, MS
1998 - 2000
- Spanish Instructor

Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science, Columbus, MS
1996 - 1997
- Spanish Instructor

Carbocol S. A. Colombian Coal, Bogotá, Colombia
1981- 1989
- Internal Auditor

Publicar S.A. Publicaciones Carvajal, Bogotá, Colombia
1976 - 1980
- Accountant

Arts and Sciences

Contact Us at World Languages and Cultures

T (773) 442-4740

J-Hernandez-Kalin@neiu.edu

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