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We are committed to creating inclusive classroom environments that support many different modes of language learning through innovative methods. Our faculty often draw on their own research to make the study of language, culture and literature come alive for undergraduate and graduate students.

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816-235-1311

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211 Scofield Hall
5100 Rockhill Road
Kansas City, MO 64110

Department Administration

Alberto Villamandos

Associate Professor and Chair of the Foreign Languages and Literatures Department
Email: villamandosa@umkc.edu
Phone Number: 816-235-2324
Portrait of Tammy Shelton

Tammy Shelton

Administrative Assistant
Email: sheltonta@umkc.edu
Phone Number: 816-235-1311

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