Dalia Magaña

Institutional Affiliation 
Assistant Professor of Spanish Linguistics, UC Merced
Professional Bio 

I earned a B.A. in both Spanish and Linguistics and a Ph.D. in Spanish Linguistics with a designated emphasis in Second Language Acquisition from the University of California, Davis. I am currently an Assistant Professor of Spanish Linguistics at the University of California, Merced.

Area of Expertise 

My research has focused on sociolinguistic issues affecting Spanish speakers, particularly Mexican Americans in the United States. I have worked on doctor–patient interactions, Spanish–English code-switching and teaching Spanish as a heritage language.

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