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Lilian Baeza-Mendoza

Lilian Baeza-Mendoza

Senior Professorial Lecturer World Languages and Cultures

Professor Lilian Baeza-Mendoza is a native of Chile, but she has spent most of her life in the US. She holds a BA from George Mason University and a MS from Georgetown University. During her years as an educator, she has focused on Golden Age Theater, Second Language Acquisition, and Learning Disabilities. She is also interested in pop culture and domestic politics. Besides teaching, she has served as a translator for different nonprofit organizations in the D.C. area. She is currently working on the use of Media as a tool for language learning.


MS in Spanish Literature, Georgetown University
BA in Foreign Languages, George Mason University

Languages Spoken
English, Spanish

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CAS - World Languages and Cultures
McCabe - 227
Tuesday and Friday 2-4 PM
Contact Info
(202) 885-2383

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See Also
World Languages & Cultures


  • Spring 2018

  • Summer 2018

Scholarly, Creative & Professional Activities

Professional Services

  • Translator (English-Spanish), freelance work
  • Language curriculum development and methodology

Work In Progress

  • The use of Media as a language learning tool
  • Spanish language curriculum for hybrid and online teaching
  • Spanish for Heritage speakers
  • Learning Disabilities in the language classroom