Glaucia Silva

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Glaucia Silva Glaucia Silva, Ph.D.

Gláucia Silva received her M.A. in Linguistics and her Ph.D. in Hispanic Linguistics from the University of Iowa. She is Associate Professor in the Department of Portuguese, where she coordinates the Portuguese Language Program. Her responsibilities include training and supervising Graduate Teaching Fellows, offering them continued professional support. Teaching and learning are also an integral part of her research, which currently focuses on the acquisition of Portuguese as a heritage and as a foreign language.