Contact Information

COVID-19 Office Closure

Starting October 24, 2022, our main departmental office at VC208 reopen to the university community five days a week, from 9:00am to 4:45pm, closed daily for lunch from 12:00pm to 1:00pm. Our offices in JHB535 have also reopened. We ask anyone who is not currently faculty, staff or student at the University of Toronto to arrange for in-person meetings in advance.

Our staff are available to support to members of our community remotely, through email and teleconferencing, during regular hours of operation. We are also open for in-person support: we strongly encourage you to use a mask when you visit our campus. Should you need to reach us, book a remote appointment through our Bookings Calendar or email one of the staff below.

Virtual Office Hours
Monday to Friday, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM and 1:00 PM - 4:45 PM. (September to June)
Monday to Thursday, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM and 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM and Friday, 9:00 AM - 1:30 PM. (July and August)

To reach us, please email us at one of the addresses below, or book virtual office appointments here.

Chair of the Department of Spanish & Portuguese

Prof. Ana Teresa Pérez-Leroux


Associate Chair, Graduate Studies

Prof. Susan Antebi


Associate Chair, Undergraduate Studies

Prof. Laura Colantoni


Associate Chair, Latin American Studies

Prof. Luis Van Isschot


Associate Chair, Portuguese Studies

Prof. Anabela Rato


Graduate & Administrative Coordinator

Malina Radu

Communications & Outreach,
Undergraduate Coordinator

Berenice Villagomez

Business Officer

Diana Ramirez


General Inquiries

Currently, our phone mailbox is unmonitored.

Our virtual office is open:
Monday to Friday, from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM and from 1:00 PM to 4:45 PM. (September to June)
Monday to Thursday, from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM and from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM, Friday 9:00 AM to 1:30 PM. (July and August)


Mailing Address 

Department of Spanish & Portuguese
University of Toronto
Victoria College, 91 Charles Street West, Room 208.
Toronto, ON M5S 1K7