Lecturers

  • A photo of Gianpiero Doebler

    Gianpiero Doebler

    Gianpiero Doebler (Ph.D. University of California, Los Angeles) is a Lecturer in the Department of Italian at UCLA. In addition to teaching, his professional experience also includes ensuring regulatory compliance in a large corporate environment and in city planning at... » Read More

  • A photo of Claire Lavagnino

    Claire Lavagnino

    Claire Lavagnino (Ph.D. University of California, Los Angeles) is a Lecturer in the Department of Italian at UCLA. In addition to UCLA, Professor Lavagnino also teaches at Pasadena City College and Glendale Community College. » Read More

  • A photo of Heather Sottong

    Heather Sottong

    • Lecturer/Instructor
    • Office Hours: T/R 3:00-4:00pm at Humanities 278B

    Heather Sottong (Ph.D. University of California, Los Angeles) is a Lecturer in the Department of Italian at UCLA. She is currently teaching Italian 42C: Food and Literature in Italy. Her research interests include Renaissance theater and the literary appropriation of... » Read More

  • A photo of Ornella Spano

    Ornella Spano

    Ornella Spano, Ph.D. University of Cagliari 2010, is a Lecturer in Italian Studies appointed by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Her research interests focus on contemporary Italian poetry and fiction. Other areas of research include ecocriticism, translation studies and... » Read More

  • A photo of Hoang Truong

    Hoang Truong

    Hoang Truong (Ph.D. University of Toronto) is a Continuing Lecturer in the Department of Italian. Her research interests include 20th-Century Italian Literature and Culture, Italian Cinema, Trends in Second Language teaching & learning, Ethnicity and foreign language teaching & learning,... » Read More