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Scott Despain

Associate Professor

Associate Department Head

Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures

Withers Hall 319


Associate Department Head and French Minor Advisor


  • Large Enrollment Language Classes
  • Personal pronouns of address in Costa Rica
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant Training


Office Hours

  • Mon: 7:45-8:15 a.m. & 10:30-11:45 a.m.
  • Wed: 7:45-8:15 a.m. & 10:30-11:45 a.m.
  • Fri: 7:45-8:15 a.m.


Ph.D. Instruction of Hispanic Language and Literature Indiana University 1997

Area(s) of Expertise

Second Language Acquisition, Technology-assisted Language Instruction, Sociocultural Theory, Teacher Training, Distance Education