Cultural Coordinator since June 2012, Marta is the newest member of the staff in Madrid. She has previously taught at Universidad de Salamanca, Colby College, Emory University, the University of Texas at Austin, NYU in Madrid, Stanford Madrid and Middlebury College in Spain. She holds a Licenciatura from the Universidad de Salamanca, M.A. degrees from both the Universidad de Salamanca and the University of Texas at Austin and is ABD in Linguistics from the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. Her academic interests revolve around second language acquisition and learning pragmatics, but for personal interests she likes the outdoors, travel, and foreign cultures.