Colleen Ebacher

Associate Professor

Ebacher

Contact Information

PHONE
OFFICE
CLA 4139
E-MAIL
HOURS
Tuesday and Thursday from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm and by appointment

Education

Ph.D. University of Michigan in 1992

Areas of Expertise

Research and teaching interests/publications are film and literature, colonial studies, and technology integration.

Biography

Colleen Ebacher began her work at Towson University in 1995 as Assistant Professor of Spanish in the Foreign Languages Department.  She received her B.A. in English and Spanish and M.A. in Spanish from Marquette University in Wisconsin.  While studying for her B.A., she completed a year at the Universidad Complutense in Madrid, Spain.  She also completed two years of study for the Master’s degree at the Universidad de Concepción in Chile.  She earned her Ph.D. at the University of Michigan in 1992.  Her research and teaching interests/publications are film and literature, colonial studies, and technology integration.  She is currently writing a Spanish I textbook, Pasaporte al español, under contract with Wiley & Sons, Inc. which focuses on cultural competency and technology for individualized learning.  Since 2005, Dr. Ebacher has served as Director of Interdisciplinary Studies.  One of her projects, since assuming this role has been to develop a Latin American Studies curriculum for K-12.  The first phase of this project, funded through a Fulbright-Hays grant in 2005, took 15 teachers to Mexico to learn about language, literature, politics, culture and society.

Fall 2017 Course Schedule

  • SPAN 102.003 Spanish Elements II
  • SPAN 201.003 Spanish Intermediate I
  • SPAN 301.003 Composition & Conversation I
  • SPAN 331.001 Spanish for Business