Dr. Juan Carlos Ramirez-Pimienta

Dr. Ramírez-Pimienta holds a PhD in Romance Languages from the University of Michigan, and has taught at San Diego State University-Imperial Valley Campus since 2003. His areas of teaching and research include Contemporary Latin American Literatures and Cultures (including Popular Cultures), National, Transnational and Post-national Musical Identities, as well as Popular Poetics. An expert on Mexican and Border cultural and literary studies, Dr. Ramírez-Pimienta feels privileged to focus on teaching and research at a campus located just a few blocks away from the international border between the United States and Mexico.

Juan Carlos Ramirez-Pimienta