Agripino Silveira

Portuguese School Faculty

Agripino Silveira is from Fortaleza, Ceará state. He received his Ph.D. in Linguistics from the University of New Mexico. He is currently teaching at Stanford University. His research focuses on the acquisition of Portuguese by Spanish speakers and pedagogy. He enjoys soccer, cooking, reading, and antique shopping. He has been teaching at Middlebury since 2012. He will be in charge of Levels 3 and 4, the graduate phonetics class, and practice of pronunciation.


The Portuguese School

Sunderland Language Center
Middlebury College
P: 802.443.5292
F: 802.443.2075

Mailing address
Portuguese School
14 Old Chapel Road
Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT  05753

Laura Bachand, Coordinator