Professor Christopher Harris

Senior Teaching Associate in Spanish Studies

Career Details

Chris Harris took on the roles of Convenor of Final-Year Spanish Language and tutor for guided writing and translation into Spanish in January 2019, having already started supervision of a Lancaster MA on an Hispanic topic in 2018. He is a specialist in twentieth and twenty-first century Mexican Studies, an Honorary Professor in Hispanic Studies at the University of Warwick (2018-present), an Assistant Editor at the Bulletin of Hispanic Studies (LUP), and an exprienced academic leader whose recent contributions include serving as Conference Secretary for the Association of Hispanists of Great Britain and Ireland (2012-2017), as Head of Department for Modern Languages and Cultures at the University of Liverpool (2012-2016) and as Head of School for Histories, Languages and Cultures at the University of Hull (2016-2018). He is a trained and dedicated Athena SWAN assessor for post-2015 awards in Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences.