Kern Lunsford, PhD

Professor of Spanish

Kern Lunsford


Carnegie 133


  • PhD, Peninsular Literature, University of Maryland at College Park
  • MA, Spanish Language and Literature, Florida State University
  • BA, Spanish, Florida State University

Experience and Background

  • Taught at University level for 44 years
  • Extensive travel in Spain, México, and Guatemala

Professional/Research Interests

  • Peninsular literature
  • Latin American literature
  • Spanish linguistics
  • Study abroad

Courses Taught

All levels of Spanish; Spanish and Latin American literature

Professional Associations and Affiliations

  • American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese
  • Modern Language Association
  • American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages

Personal Information

Married to wife Victoria; three children and four grandchildren. Hobbies: reading, handball, and chess.