Staff > Paloma Rodriguez
Paloma Rodríguez is Coordinator of International Education at Santa Fe College. She holds an M.A. in Classics from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid and an M.A. in Applied Linguistics (TESOL) from the University of South Florida. She is currently completing a PhD in Classical Civilization at the University of Florida. Paloma is proficient in English, Spanish, French, and Italian. Prior to her involvement in International Education, she was an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Humanities and Spanish at Santa Fe College. Paloma has 20 years of experience as a language instructor in Spain, the United Kingdom, and the United States. She has developed and taught courses on Latin, Spanish, and Italian at the University of Florida and at the University of South Florida, where she has also taught English as a Foreign Language.
Paloma has overseen the implementation of the International Studies Certificate at Santa Fe College and manages the Office of Study Abroad. She has served in different organizations (AAC&U, CCID) and is the current Chair of the Community College Institutional Interest Group at NAFSA (Association of International Educators). Her research interests include eportfolio pedagogy, career integration, and the development of on-campus opportunities to promote global learning. Her research in Classics focuses on the representation of women in Roman historiography and oratory.