Cristina Mostacero Pinilla

 Cristina Mostacero Pinilla

Contact Information

4150A Foreign Languages Building
707 S Mathews
Urbana, IL 61801
Graduate Student

Research Interests

  • Sociolinguistics, Bilingualism, Pragmatics, Interlanguage Pragmatics, SLA

Education

  • Ph.D. Candidate, A.B.D. in Hispanic Linguistics and SLATE (2014 - Present)
  • M.A. in Hispanic Linguistics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (2014)
  • B.A. in Journalism, University Carlos III of Madrid, Spain (2007)
  • B.A. in Hispanic Philology, University of Zaragoza, Spain (2004)

Distinctions / Awards

  • Spanish & Portuguese Departmental Summer Research Fellowship, Summer 2015, 2016, 2017
  • List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent by their Students (*Additionally rated as Outstanding): Fall 2012, Spring 2013*, Fall 2013, Spring 2014*, Fall 2014*, Spring 2015*, Fall 2015*, Spring 2016*, Fall 2016*, Spring 2017*, Fall 2017*

Grants

  • Graduate Student Conference Travel Award, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, 2014, 2016, 2017
  • SLATE Conference Travel Award, 2017
  • Tinker Field Research Grant, Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Summer 2015

Courses

  • SPAN 308: Spanish in the United States (Fall 2015, Fall 2016, Spring 2017, Fall 2017)
  • SPAN 305: The Structure of Spanish (Spring 2016, Spring 2018)
  • SPAN 228: Spanish Composition (Fall 2017)
  • SPAN 208: Oral Spanish (Spring 2014)
  • SPAN 204: Practical Review of Spanish (Spring 2015)
  • SPAN 141: Introduction to Spanish Grammar (Fall 2013, Fall 2014)
  • SPAN 122: Elementary Spanish (Fall 2012; Spring 2013)
  • IFLIP Intensive Foreign Language Instruction Program - Intermediate Spanish: May 2014.
  • IFLIP Intensive Foreign Language Instruction Program - Beginners Spanish: January 2015.

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

Terkourafi, M, L. Catedral, I. Haider, F. Karimzad, J. Melgares, C. Mostacero, J. Nelson, and B. Weissman Uncivil Twitter: A Socio-pragmatic Analysis Journal of Language Aggression and Conflict 6 1 2018.