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Nieves Knapp

Nieves Knapp

Teaching Professor
Full-time Faculty , Spanish and Portuguese

3171 JFSB
Provo, UT 84602

Biography

Dr. Knapp began teaching for the Department in 1997 and later received her PhD in 2003 from the University of Oviedo, Spain. Her areas of interest include Intercultural Communication, Language Teaching Methodology and Materials Development.

Degrees

BA, U. of Oviedo, Spain, 1986-  Elementary Education (Specialty: Foreign Languages)
BA, U. of Oviedo, Spain, 1990 – Licenciatura en Filología Hispánica (Lingüística española) – Secondary Education endorsement
MA, Brigham Young U., 1995 – Spanish Pedagogy
PhD, U. of Oviedo, Spain, 2003 (Summa cum Laude) – Foreign Language Pedagogy

Honors and Awards

  • Karl G. Maeser Professional Faculty Excellence Award , Brigham Young University (2020 - 2021)
  • Teacher of the year award, UFLA - Utah Foreign Language Association (2016 - 2016)
  • Excellence in Teaching Award - 2013, College of Humanities - Brigham Young University (2013 - 2013)

Courses Taught

Publications

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Presentations

Nieves Perez Knapp Cherice Michelle Montgomery
Nieves Perez Knapp Cherice Michelle Montgomery
Nieves Perez Knapp Cherice Michelle Montgomery