Marta Almeida, PhD

  • Senior Lector I in Spanish and Portuguese
Research summary

Intensive Elementary Portuguese, Intermediate Portuguese, Advanced Practice in Portuguese

Education
  • PhD, University of Florida, 1999
  • MA, University of Florida, 1994
  • BA, Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, 1981
Publications
  • "Verbs of Motion in Portuguese and Cognitive Semantics" Hispania. 85:3 (2002) 609-17
  • Talento Femenino em Prosa e Verso. Sao Paulo: Editora Scortecci (2004) 35
  • Dictionary of Literary Biography. Brazilian Writers. Edited by Monica Rector and Fred Clark. Columbia, Brucoli Publishers. Cruz e Sousa 307(2004) 141-146, Vinicius de Moraes 307(2004) 269-275
  • Elogios "Compliments in Portuguese" Palavra 13(2004) 32-49 Departamento de Letras PUC-Rio
  • Editor of "Portugues para Estrangeiros" Yale University Press. 2007
Honors
  • Grant to develop Study Abroad of UGA in Niteroi
  • Certificate in “Women in Development”
  • Fulbright Scholarship
Services
  • Lecturer, Linguistics, Portuguese, Women’s Studies
    University of Georgia
    (2001 - 2003)
  • Instructor, The Portuguese School
  • Portuguese Lector
    Yale University
    (2003 - 2007)
Languages
French, Hebrew, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish