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The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.

Faculty Profile

Diane Elaine Marting

Modern Languages
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF MODERN LANGUAGES
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BONDURANT E104
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-7104
Joined UM: August 13, 2002

Areas of Expertise

  • BRAZILIAN LITERATURE
  • COMPARATIVE LITERATURE
  • FEMINISM IN LATIN AMERICA
  • SPANISH AMERICAN LITERATURE
  • WOMEN WRITERS OF LATIN AMERICA

Brief Bio

Dr. Diane E. Marting is Associate Professor of Spanish at The University of Mississippi where she has been teaching since 2002, after holding positions at UCLA, Columbia University, and other research institutions. Prof. Marting earned her degrees in Comparative Studies from Ohio State (B.A. with Honors) and in Comparative Literature from Rutgers University (M.A., Ph. D.). Her research interests include Spanish American and Brazilian literature, film, and culture (especially by women writers and directors or about women's lives), feminist literary criticism, and European-Latin American cultural relations.

Degrees

BA
LITERATURE
OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY/COLUMBUS, OHIO (1975)
MA
LITERATURE
RUTGERS UNIVERSITY/NEW BRUNSWICK, NEW JERSEY (1980)
PHD
LITERATURE
RUTGERS UNIVERSITY/NEW BRUNSWICK, NEW JERSEY (1987)

Committee Memberships

Outreach-Advisory Council for BUS Degree
Ad Hoc Committee
University Standing Committee