Dr. William Cummins

Dr. William Cummins

Associate Professor

Office

Office: 
Center for the Humanities of Bixler Hall
Office Number: 
216
Department: 
Phone: 
419.289.5122

Bio

Dr. William R. Cummins, associate professor of foreign languages, joined Ashland University in 1994. He specializes in Spanish Golden Age literature. In his research, he studies the sacramental plays of the 17th century Spanish playwright Pedro Calderón de la Barca. He advises the Gamma Tau chapter of Phi Sigma Iota International Foreign Language Honor Society and Spanish Club. He has a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish from Washington State University and a Ph.D. in Spanish language and literature from the State University of New York at Albany.

Education

Ph.D., Spanish Language and Literature, University at Albany
B.A., Spanish, Washington State University

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Events

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