Professor of Spanish
Ph.D. in Linguistics, University of Southern California (2002) M.A. in Education, University of Massachusetts (1990)
Phone: 617-427-0060 x 5102
Professor Kalt has taught Spanish and Honors courses at Roxbury Community College since 2006. She has also taught Linguistics and ESOL at Boston College, Boston University, University of Massachusetts at Boston, and the University of Southern California. She co-created interactive language learning materials for the Disney’s World of English LeapPad which are widely used by children in Asia.
Since 2008 she has worked intensively on and offsite in Peru and Bolivia as a National Endowment for the Humanities fellow, recipient of an award to develop and promote indigenous language curricula from the Foundation for Endangered Languages, London, and independent researcher. Her current research focuses on sequential language acquisition of Quechua and Spanish in Bolivia and Peru.