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EducationPh.D. in Spanish Education, University of Missouri-Columbia, 2002
M.A. in Multilingual/Multicultural Education, Florida State University, 1996
M.S. in Economics, Wright State University, 1980
B.S. in Economics, Graceland University, 1979
Area of SpecialtySpanish Higher Education, Romance Linguistics
Recent Publications"Women in their Own Words," Proceedings of the Society for the Interdisciplinary Study of Social Imagery, March, 2004.
BiographyCoberly teaches courses in Spanish, romance linguistics and language acquisition. His research interests lie in comparative language teaching methodology. While a doctoral student at the University of Missouri, he won the "Triple Crown" – Outstanding Instructor, Outstanding Researcher and Outstanding Contributor to Undergraduate Education.
Languages, Literature, and CompositionDr. Celena KuschDepartment Chair
Dr. Araceli Hernández-LarocheAssistant Department Chair
Student Literary Publications
Student Awards and Achievements
Student SupportLanguage LabPREFACE First-Year Reading ProgramWriting Center
Community OutreachReflections Foreign Language Teachers Conference
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