Roberto Jimenez-Arroyo | College of Arts & Sciences | USF Sarasota-Manatee

Roberto Jimenez-Arroyo, M.A.
Instructor - Spanish

Phone: 941-359-4269
Fax:  941-359-4489
Office:  SMC B218
Curriculum Vitae

Roberto Jiménez-Arroyo was born and raised in Puerto Rico. He earned both his B.A. and M.A. in Spanish Language and Literature, as well a graduate certificate in Latin American and Caribbean Studies at USF.(more...) After graduation, he worked as a full time Spanish instructor at Western Kentucky University, where he taught elementary and intermediate Spanish courses for Main Campus and the Glasgow Regional Center. During his three years at Western, he served as the coordinator of the Elementary Spanish section. He also instituted the first Foreign Language study abroad program at GlasgowRegional Center, taking students to Mérida, Yucatán (México). Areas of interest: Prof. Jiménez-Arroyo is very interested in bringing the ACTFL guidelines into his teaching and in proficiency-oriented assessments that can really measure what students can do with the language they are learning. He is also very interested in finding effective ways to integrate culture into language classes. He is very excited to return to the USF system and to embark on a new professional adventure at USFSM, where he hopes to lay the foundations for a new Spanish program.(hide...)


Syllabi from recent semesters. Click on Course Prefix and Number to review course syllabus.
Example SPN 1120

Courses for Fall 2013
Ref# 93465 SPN 1120   Section: 521   Beginning Spanish I,  TR 8:00am-9:50am
Ref# 89901 SPN 1120   Section: 523   Beginning Spanish I,    TR 12:00pm-1:50pm
Ref# 88283 SPN 1121   Section: 591   Beginning Spanish II,  TR 6:00pm-7:50pm