Dr. Larissa Clachar

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Position: Associate Professor of Spanish

Department: Global Learning and Languages

Office: Scotus Hall 310


About Dr. Larissa Clachar


  • Ph.D. , The University of Alabama, 2016 


Dr. Clachar joined the faculty at Saint Francis in 2021. Her areas of academic interest include XIX century literature, XIX century transatlantic relations, US Latino literature and women’s issues. Her current research focuses on teaching Spanish to medical professionals who will be working with Spanish speakers and is always looking for ways to engage in service opportunities and expose students to real life situations like the MOM PA clinics. She leads the Spanish Club and SDP the Hispanic Honor Society.


Courses Taught:

  • SPAN 112 - Elementary Spanish I and II
  • SPAN 201 - Intermediate Spanish I
  • SPAN 202 - Intermediate Spanish II
  • SPAN 203 - Medical Spanish I
  • SPAN 303 - Medical Spanish II
  • SPAN 312 - Latin American Culture and Civilization