Modern Languages Faculty

Marguerite Solari,
Chair, Modern Languages
Professor, French & Spanish
B.A. Universite de Toulouse-le Mirail (France)
B.A. Universite de Toulouse-le Mirail (France)
M.A. Universite de Toulouse-le Mirail (France)
Ph.D. Universite de Toulouse-le Mirail (France)
Languages: French & Spanish
msolari@oakton.edu
847.376.7012
Office: 2709, Des Plaines

Camille Harrison
Professor of Modern Languages

B.A. University of Meknes (Morocco)
M.A. University of Meknes (Morocco)
D.E.A. University of Montpellier (France)
Ph.D. Universite Sorbonne Nouvelle, Paris 3 (France)
Languages: Arabic & French
harrison@oakton.edu
847.635.1851
Office: B224, Skokie

Michael Kristiansen
Professor of Modern Languages
B.A. Texas Tech University
M.A. Texas Tech University
M.A. University of Arizona
Ph.D. University of Arizona
Language: Spanish
mkristia@oakton.edu
847.376.7288
Office: 2733, Des Plaines

Amy Zumfelde
Professor of Modern Languages
B.A. Bradley University
Ph.D. Northwestern University
Language: German
azumfeld@oakton.edu
847.376.7081
Office: 2604, Des Plaines

Please meet our part-time faculty:

Keiko Anno
Lecturer
B.A. Meijigakuen University (Japan)
M.A. Pacific Western University
M.Ed National Louis University
Ph.D. Pacific Western University
Language:  Japanese
kanno@oakton.edu
847.635.1950
Office: 2430, Des Plaines

Guiller Bosqued
Lecturer
M.A. Zaragoza University (Spain)
Language:  Spanish
gbosqued@oakton.edu
847.635.1910
Office: B206, Skokie

Nicholas Catanese
Lecturer
B.A. Northern Illinois University
M.A. University of Arizona
Language:  Russian
catanese@oakton.edu
847.635.1950
Office: 2430, Des Plaines

Evelia Giraldo
Lecturer
B.A. Northeastern University
M.A. Northeastern University
Language: Spanish
egiraldo@oakton.edu
847.635.1950
Office: 2430, Des Plaines

Rachel Kim
Lecturer
M.A. North Park University
Language: Korean
rkim@oakton.edu
847.635.1950
Office: 2430, Des Plaines

Richard J. Koerner
Lecturer

B.A. Ohio University
M.A. Ohio University
Language: French
rkoerner@oakton.edu
847.635.1950
Office: 2430, Des Plaines

Bernie Lewis
Lecturer

B.A. University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
M.A. University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
M.A. Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vermont
Language: Spanish
blewis@oakton.edu
847.635.1950
Office: 2430, Des Plaines

Xiaohua E. Liu
Lecturer
B.A. Shaanzi Normal University (China)
M.A. University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Language: Chinese
zliu@oakton.edu
847.635.1910
Office: B206, Skokie

Emily Maso
Lecturer
B.A. Knox College
M.A. Roosevelt University
Language: Spanish
emaso@oakton.edu
847.635.1910
Office: B206, Skokie

Aleksandra Majkowska-Smith
Lecturer
B.A. University of Warsaw, Poland
M.A. University of Warsaw, Poland
Language: Polish
amajkowska@oakton.edu
847.635.1950
Office: 2430, Des Plaines

Edith Monroy
Lecturer
B.A. University of Illinois, Chicago
M.A. Loyola University, Chicago
Language: Spanish
emonroy@oakton.edu
847.635.1950
Office: 2430, Des Plaines

Ela Moskovich
Lecturer
Sr. Teaching Certificate Governmental School of Teachers, Israel
B.A. Tel-Aviv University
M.A. Northeastern Illinois University
Language: Hebrew
emoskovich@oakton.edu
847.635.1910
Office: B206, Skokie

Shuko Namikawa
Lecturer
A.A. Hokusei Women's Junior College (Japan)
B.A. Coe College
M.A. Northeastern Illinois University
Language: Japanese
shuko@oakton.edu
847.635.1910
Office: B206, Skokie

Dorina Spiering
Lecturer
B.A. Northeastern University
M.A. Northwestern University
Certificate as Reading Specialist, National-Louis University
Language: Italian
dspierin@oakton.edu
847.635.1950
Office: 2430, Des Plaines

Alejandra Viti
Lecturer

B.A. University of Illinois, Chicago
M.A. University of Illinois, Chicago
M.A. Roosevelt University, Chicago.
Language:
Spanish
aviti@oakton.edu
847.635.1950
Office: 2430, Des Plaines