Dr. Catherine Nelson

Title: 
Chair of Modern Languages/Associate Professor of Spanish and Coordinator for National and International Prestige Scholarships
Phone: 
(402) 465-2399
Email: 
cnelson [at] NebrWesleyan.edu
Office: 
Old Main 216
Office hours: 

Open Office Hours
You are welcome to stop in during open office hours or, to ensure availability you may schedule an appointment on-line at www.drcathynelson.ClickBook.net
M 10:45-11:40; 2:00-2:50
Th 1:00-2:00

Office Hours By Appointment
Additionally, I hold regular office hours by appointment. To schedule, please go to www.drcathynelson.ClickBook.net
M 3:00-4:00
T 10:00-12:00; 2:00-3:00
WF 10:15-11:40; 2:00-2:50
Th 10:00-3:00

If none of the available options fit with your class schedule, please email me (cnelson) and we will arrange another time.

Education: 

Ph.D. (2000) University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Modern Languages and Literatures
Dissertation: Explorations in the Postmodern Mode: Postmodern Sensibilities in the Nineteenth-Century Spanish Novel. This study proposes a new way of conceptualizing postmodern sensibilities in order to observe their manifestation and development throughout the history of the narrative.
Dr. Harriet Turner, Dissertation Advisor

M.A. (1994) New York University, Madrid, Spain
Spanish Culture and Civilization
Master’s Essay: El matrimonio en la novela contemporánea española (1880-1990)
Professor José Avello-Flórez, Thesis Director

B.A. (1993) Texas Christian University, Ft. Worth, Texas
Magna Cum Laude with Honors in Spanish; Phi Beta Kappa
Majors: Spanish and Latin American Studies

Research and academic interests: 

You are welcome to read about my academic interests on my professional e-portfolio: https://nebrwesleyan.digication.com/dr_catherine_nelson.