People

Prefix telephone numbers with 0116 252 (or 223/229 where indicated) when calling from outside of the University.

Professional services team

The professional services team provides administrative support for all subject areas across the School of Arts (English, Modern Languages, and History of Art and Film).

Academic staff

French and Francophone Studies

Name Position Telephone Email
Dr Rabah Aissaoui  Associate Professor in French Studies  2686  ra75@le.ac.uk 
Dr Nicole Fayard  Senior Lecturer in French  2692  nf11@le.ac.uk 
Dr Michelle Harrison  Teaching Fellow in French  2695  mh394@le.ac.uk 
Dr Inès Hassen  Teaching Fellow in French  5163  ih64@le.ac.uk 
Dr Elizabeth Jones  Associate Professor in French  2688  ehj3@le.ac.uk 
Dr Marion Krauthaker  Lecturer in French  2690  mk467@le.ac.uk 
Dr James Illingworth  Teaching Fellow in French 5163  ji60@le.ac.uk
Simon Lambert Honorary Fellow in French, Wallonie-Bruxelles International   sl534@le.ac.uk 
Dr Fransiska Louwagie  Lecturer in French  2684  fl47@le.ac.uk 
Dr Ann Miller  University Fellow in French Studies    am84@le.ac.uk 
Corinne Pelton  Teaching Fellow in French  2661  cp57@le.ac.uk 

Italian

Name Position Telephone Email
Laura Albertini Graduate Teaching Assistant in Italian  5806  la195@le.ac.uk 
Jane Everson Honorary Fellow in Italian     
Maria Guarnieri  Teaching Fellow in Italian  2680  mg158@le.ac.uk 
Dr Marina Spunta  Associate Professor of Italian, Director of Studies, Modern Languages 2658  m.spunta@le.ac.uk 
Dr Simona Storchi  Associate Professor of Italian  2654  ss557@le.ac.uk 
Professor Sharon Wood  Emeritus Professor in Italian    slw26@le.ac.uk 

University Tutors in Italian (2019-20)

Spanish and Latin American Studies

Name Position Telephone Email
Dr Clara Garavelli  Lecturer in Latin American Studies  2687  cg226@le.ac.uk 
Dr Sheldon Penn  Lecturer in Spanish  2666  scp10@le.ac.uk 
Nuria Escudero Perez  Teaching Fellow in Spanish  (223) 1239  nep4@le.ac.uk 
Dr Helen Rawlings  University Fellow in Spanish Studies    hr14@le.ac.uk 
Dr Marc Ripley  Teaching Fellow in Spanish  2689  mr125@le.ac.uk 
Dr Emma Staniland Teaching Fellow in Spanish  2689  els15@le.ac.uk 
Dr Maite Usoz de la Fuente  Lecturer in Spanish  2660  mudlf1@le.ac.uk 
Ms Sara Gómez Villa  Teaching Fellow in Spanish   sgv2@le.ac.uk
Dr Lesley Wylie  Associate Professor of Latin American Studies  2668  lw136@le.ac.uk 

University Tutors in Spanish (2019-20)

Translation and Interpreting

Name Position Telephone Email
Dr Ahmed Saleh Elimam  Lecturer in Translation Studies  3879  ase5@le.ac.uk 
Professor Kirsten Malmkjær Emeritus Professor of Translation Studies  2663  km240@le.ac.uk 
Dr Sara Naylor Teaching Fellow in Translation   sjn23@le.ac.uk
Dr Yan Ying  Lecturer in Translation Studies 5163  yyc12@le.ac.uk 

University Tutors in Translation (2019-20)

Languages@Leicester

Name Position Telephone Email
Martin Agnone Coordinator of the Languages at Leicester programme 2665 ma547@le.ac.uk