Melissa A. Simmermeyer, Senior Lecturer

Melissa A. Simmermeyer
Office Location:  2122 Campus Drive, 206, Durham, NC 27708-0269
Office Phone:  (919) 684-4877
Email Address: send me a message
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Teaching (Fall 2019):

Office Hours:

Spring 2019:
Tuesday 10:00-10:50, East Duke 109 (except 2/5, 3/5, 4/9)
Wednesday 10:00-10:50, Languages 312

or by appointment (write to arrange a time)


M.S.Georgetown University1992
B.A.University of Notre Dame1990

Spanish and Latin-American Studies
Latino Studies
Research Interests: Spanish-language pedagogy, second-language instruction and assessment, second-language writing instruction and assessment, Spanish grammar instruction and assessment, 20th-century Latin American literature and culture, language-learning technologies


Language and culture • Latin American literature • Second language acquisition • Spanish language • Spanish language materials • Translating and interpreting