Juanita Villena-Alvarez, Ph.D.

Juanita Villena-Alvarez, Ph.D.Juanita Villena-Alvarez, Ph.D.

Professor, Romance Languages and Literature (French)
Department of Humanities
Beaufort campus
Grayson House
843-521-4152
JIVILLEN@USCB.EDU

 

Dr. Juanita (Babet) Villena-Alvarez, Coordinator for USCB International Programs and Interim Assistant Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, was Chair of Humanities/Fine Arts (University of South Carolina Beaufort, USA) from 2007-2016, awarded Carolina Trustee Professorship 2012 (USC Board Trustees), was the South Carolina Governor’s 2010 Professor of the Year. Past leadership roles include Program Director - Liberal Studies, then for Spanish. She holds graduate degrees from the Université de Paris-IV Sorbonne (Magistère), the Instituto de Cooperación Iberoamericana in Madrid (Diploma de Profesor), and University of Cincinnati (Ph.D.- French Literature)

Education

Ph.D., University of Cincinnati
Magistère, Université de Paris IV Sorbonne