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Faculty Profile

Felice A Coles

Modern Languages
PROFESSOR OF MODERN LANGUAGES
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BONDURANT E210A
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-7702
Joined UM: August 16, 1994

Areas of Expertise

  • LANGUAGES, MINORITY LANGUAGES IN THE UNITED STATES
  • LANGUAGES, SPANISH IN THE UNITED STATES
  • MYTHS AND REALITIES ABOUT NONSTANDARD DIALECTS

Brief Bio

Felice Coles is Professor of Spanish and Linguistics. Her educational background is: Ph.D. in Linguistics, University of Texas at Austin (1991) M.A. in Spanish, University of Utah (1983) B.A. in Spanish, Louisiana State University (1981). Her teaching and research interests are Language Obsolescence, Spanish in the US, Hispanic Dialectology, & Modern English Grammar.

Degrees

BA
Spanish
LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY/BATON ROUGE, LOUISIANNA (1981)
MA
Linguistics
UNIVERSITY OF UTAH/SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (1983)
PhD
Linguistics
UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS/AUSTIN, TEXAS (1991)

Committee Memberships

University Standing Committee
URB Faculty Travel Grant Committee
Ad Hoc Committee

Awards

College of Liberal Arts - Outstanding Teacher of the Year
2013
University of Mississippi Humanities Teacher of the Year
2013