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Curriculum Vitae

Joan Clifford

Box 90269, Spanish Language Program, Durham, NC 27708-0257
(919) 684-0774
jcliffor@duke.edu

Education:

  • Ph.D. University of Virginia, 1998
  • MA in Spanish American Literatuare University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, 1992
  • M.A. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1992
  • B.A. Washington University in St. Louis, 1989

Awards, Honors, and Distinctions

  • Dean’s Leadership Award: Spanish Civic Engagement Initiatives, Duke University, 0 2014
  • Jumpstart Grant, Office of Instructional Technology, 0 2014
  • The Josiah Charles Trent Memorial Foundation Grant Award, Duke University, 0 2014
  • Thompson Writing Program Grant for Research on Machine Translation, Thompson Writing Program, 2012-2013
  • Course Development Award, Program in Latino/a Studies in the Global South, Spring 2012
  • Betsy Alden Outstanding Service-Learning Award, Duke U. Program in Service-Learning, 2012
  • Study Abroad Site Exploration Grant, Global Education Office, June, 2011
  • DukeEngage Site Exploration Grant, DukeEngage, July, 2010
  • Faculty Fellowship in Oral Assignments, Center for Instructional Technology, spring 2010


Professional Service

  • Academic Advisor, 2013 - present
  • Co-organizer, The Intercultural Learner, 2013 - present
  • Languages and Pedagogy Series, Languages and Pedagogy Series. November 24, 2009, 2009
  • Co-Chair : Languages Round Tables, Co-Chair : Languages Round Tables. November 24, 2008, 2008
  • Leader : Spanish Service-learning Working Group, Leader : Spanish Service-learning Working Group. 2008, 2008
  • Faculty Advisor for GANO, 2006 - present
  • Member, Council on Latin American and Caribbean Studies, August, 2006 - present
  • Director, Director Duke in Mexico, 2004 - 2009
  • Chair, NC Campus Compact Advisory Council, 2018-21
  • Secretary, Critical and Social Justice Approaches Special Interest Group, 2017-20
  • Arts & Sciences Council Romance Studies Representative, 2018-19
  • Arts & Sciences Council Assessment Committee, 2016-19
  • Tutoring & Academic Support Oversight Committee, 2016-19
  • Cultures and Languages Across the Curriculum Advisory Board, 2015-19
  • Romance Studies Global Education Committee, 2014-19
  • Faculty Advisor, GANO Student Organization, 2006-19
  • Duke U Council of Latin American and Caribbean Studies, 2006-19
  • Arts & Sciences Council Romance Studies Alternate, 2017-18
  • University Council on Civic Engagement, 2017-18
  • Desarrolla Advisory Board, 2016-18
  • Romance Studies Teaching Evaluation Criteria Committee, 2015-17
  • Betsy Alden Awards Selection Committee, Betsy Alden Awards Selection Committee. November 26, 2013, November 2013
  • Director Duke in Alicante, 2012
  • Asian and Middle Eastern Studies Lecturer in Chinese Search Committee, 2012-2013
  • Member, Global Education Office Summer Director’s Advisory Group, 2010 - 2012
  • Director : Duke Intensive Spanish in Alicante, Director : Duke Intensive Spanish in Alicante. 2011 - 2012, 2011-2012
  • Co-chair : Languages and Pedagogy Series, Co-chair : Languages and Pedagogy Series. 2010 - 2012, 2010 - 2012
  • Service Round table w/DukeEngage, Service Round table w/DukeEngage. 2009 - 2012, 2009 - 2012
  • Bylaws Revision Committee, Summer-Fall 2011
  • Dean’s Graduate Student Mentoring Awards Selection Committee, 2010
  • Faculty Secretary, 2008 - 2009
  • Faculty Advisor for Spanish Hall, 2007 - 2009
  • Acting Director Spanish Language Program, Language Program Direction, January, 2008 - May, 2008

Selected Recent Talks and Lectures

  • "Pre and Post Program Pedagogies for Worldview Literacy," WISE Conference, Wake Forest University, February 2013.
  • "Shaping Knowledge, Building Perspectives," Duke University, March, 2013.
  • "Now what? Moving forward with connecting civic engagement to the curriculum," Duke University Service-Learning Program Workshop, October 24, 2012.
  • "Integrating Undergraduate Research and Service-Learning: Promising Models," Association of American Colleges and Universities Conference "Creativity, Inquiry, and Discovery: Undergraduate Research In and Across the Disciplines.", November 11, 2010.
  • "Assessing Students for a Global Community," Duke University, November 02, 2010.
  • "“Technology Application for Self-assessment”," Center for Instructional Technology Showcase, Duke University, April 30, 2010.
  • "Spanish Service-Learning and the Mariposa Stories Project at Duke University," Rollins College, FL, 1 April 2009.
  • "“Perceptions and Expectations of Feedback by Students and Instructors: A Case Study in Advanced Spanish Writing”," Northwestern University 2009 Language Symposium, April, 2009.
  • "“Spanish Service-Learning and the Mariposa Stories Project at Duke University”," Language of Service and Community Symposium, Rollins College, FL., April, 2009.
  • "“Spanish Service-Learning and the Mariposa Stories Project at Duke University”," Language of Service and Community Symposium, Rollins College, FL., April, 2009.
  • ""Best Practices in Assessment in Spanish Service-Learning Courses at Duke University"," NC Campus Compact Pathways to Achieving Civic Engagement Conference, Elon University, February, 2009.
  • ""Best Practices in Assessment in Spanish Service-Learning Courses at Duke University”," 2009 Pathways to Achieving Civic Engagement Conference., February, 2009.
  • "“iTalk and iListen in Spanish: Translating New Technologies into Language Learning”," Duke Instructional Technology Showcase 2006, April 27, 2007.
  • "“Spanish Service-Learning: ¿Qué? ¿Y qué? ¿Y ahora qué? (poster session)," Duke Instructional Technology Showcase 2007, April 26, 2007.
  • "“The Year of Languages at Duke University” (poster session)," American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages 2005: 39th Annual Meeting and Exposition, November, 2005.
  • "“Voices from the Latino Community in North Carolina: A Digital Oral History Archive” (poster session)," American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages 2005: 39th Annual Meeting and Exposition, November, 2005.
  • "“Benefits of Blackboard in a Standardized Language Program”," Blackboard Southeast Users Group Conference, September, 2004.

Publications and Professional Lectures (listed separately)

Last modified: 2019/06/19