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Carlos Vargas-Salgado


Assistant Professor of Spanish & Latin American Studies

Academic Department: Modern Languages Department
Phone: 712-279-5457
Email: Carlos.Vargas-Salgado@briarcliff.edu
Office Location: Theatre 209

Education

Carlos Vargas-Salgado holds a doctorate degree in Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian literatures and linguistics and a master’s in Hispanic literature from the University of Minnesota. Dr. Vargas-Salgado has a bachelor’s degree in literature and linguistics from National University San Agustín, Peru.


Biography

Prior to Briar Cliff, Vargos-Salgado was a visiting lecturer at Carleton College, a graduate instructor at the University of Minnesota and assistant professor at Catholic University San Pablo, Peru.

His academic interests include: performance studies applied to Latin American culture, Andean literatures and culture, Human Rights in the Spanish speaking world.

Dr. Vargas-Salgado's academic essays have been published in Peru, Brazil, Spain and the United States.

He is in charge of the Institute of Latin American Studies at Briar Cliff.