Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Scott Pentzer

Associate Dean for the Center for Global Education

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Department Affiliation
Center for Global Education

  • B.S.F.S., Georgetown University, School of Foreign Service, 1988
  • M.A., Tulane University, Latin American Studies, 1993
  • Ph.D., Tulane University, Latin American Studies, 1998
Academic Experience
  • Associate Dean for Global Education, Newcomb-Tulane College, 2013-
  • June 2013, Associate Director, Honors Program, Newcomb-Tulane College, 2009-2013
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of History, Tulane University, 2009
  • Visiting Assistant Professor of Latin American History, Southern Methodist University, 1998-1999
  • Visiting instructor, ITESM, Campus Queretaro, 1997

Research & Teaching Specializations: Mexico, Central America, Peru, Modern Mexico

Related Experience
  • Director, Associated Colleges of the Midwest, San Jose, Costa Rica, 2004-2009
  • Senior Program Officer, U.S. Student Programs, Institute for International Education, 1999-2001
  • Fulbright Garcia-Robles grantee, Mexico City, 1995-1996
  • Spanish
Overseas Experience:
  • Costa Rica
  • Mexico
  • Peru
Selected Publications
  • 2008. Costa Rica: A Global Studies Handbook. With Meg Tyler Mitchell. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO publishers.

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