Juan Carlos Rocha Osornio

Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream
Northrop Frye Hall, Room 217, 73 Queen's Park Cres E, Toronto, ON M5S 2C3


Areas of Interest

  • Teaching & Learning of Spanish as a Foreign Language in Canada & the United States
  • Community-Engaged Learning (CEL)
  • Spanish to Chinese Speakers
  • Experiential Learning
  • Open Educational Resources (OER)
  • Digital Pedagogy
  • Professional Development of Graduate Teaching Assistants
  • Mexican Culture & Society
  • Gender and Sexuality in Latin American Literature


PhD, (Hispanic Studies) Western University
MA, (Spanish Language, Literature & Culture) Texas A&M University-Commerce
BA, (Spanish & English) Texas A&M University-Commerce

Administrative Service

Spanish Language Coordinator, Department of Spanish & Portuguese (2017 - present)
Canadian Spanish Teaching Assistant Dialogues, Co-Founder (2017 - present)