Elisa Gironzetti
Assistant Professor

Elisa Gironzetti earned a doctorate in Spanish Language Teaching (University of Alicante, 2013) and a Ph. D. in English Applied Linguistics (Texas A&M University-Commerce, 2017). Her research focuses on humor, pragmatics and language teaching, and Hispanic applied linguistics. Her articles and chapters were published in Discourse ProcessesHumor, the Journal of Literary Semantics, the Routledge Handbook of Language and Humor, and the Journal of Spanish Language Teaching. She is the founding editor of E-JournALL, an open-access scholarly publication in the field of applied linguistics and language teaching, associate editor of the Journal of Spanish Language Teaching, and director of publications of ASELE (Asociación para la enseñanza del español como lengua extranjera). She is currently co-editing the forthcoming Routledge Handbook of Spanish Language Teaching: Metodología, contextos y recursos para la enseñanza and conducting experimental research on humor integrating eye-tracking, facial action coding, and discourse analysis.


Office Hours: 
Monday: 14:00-15:00
Wednesday: 14:00-15:00
Jiménez Hall