Paula Plastic

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Position Title
Graduate Student in Spanish

Unit
Spanish and Portuguese

107 Sproul Hall
Office Hours
Mondays & Thursdays from 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm and by appointment.
Education and Degree(s)
  • Licenciatura en Filología Inglesa (Universidade de Santiago de Compostela)
  • M.A. Hispanic Studies (Villanova University)
  • Graduate Diploma in Education (Secondary) (Australian Catholic University)
Honors and Awards
  • Silverman Fellowship (UC Davis, Spring 2021)
  • Provost’s Fellowship in the Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (2018-2019)
  • International Student Scholarship, Australian Catholic University (2013)
  • Exchange Program Grant, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela (2007 and 2009)
Courses
  • SPA 1 and 2 (Villanova University, PA: 2010-2012)
  • ESL | Grades 1-12 (Vigo, Spain: 2012-2014)
  • ESL, English, History, Spanish | Grades 7-12 (Sydney and Adelaide, Australia: 2015-2016)
  • Spanish and Spanish Ab Initio (IB) | Grades 7-12 (Brisbane, Australia: 2017-2018)
  • SPA 3 (UCD: 2019-present)
Research Interests & Expertise
  • Queenship, celebrations in Habsburg Iberia, relaciones de sucesos, Early Modern literature and history.