Alejandro Quin portrait
  • Associate Professor, World Languages and Cultures
801-581-7561

Professional Service

  • Latin American Studies Association (Colombia Section). Advisory Board Member. 06/2015 - 04/2019
  • Latin American Studies Association (LASA). Roundtable organizer. "Exposing Paraguay: Thinking the 'Turn' to the Right in Latin America". Barcelona, Spain. 05/23/2018 - 05/26/2018
  • XLI Congress of the International Institute of Ibero-American Literature. Panel Organizer. "Imaginarios naturales, extracción de recursos y formas de lo político en América Latina." University of Jena. Germany. 07/19/2016 - 12/22/2016
  • American Comparative Literature Association. Panel organizer: "Wilderness and Temporality in the Americas". Seattle, WA. 03/26/2015 - 03/29/2015
  • Latin American Studies Association (Colombia Section). Co-Chair. 05/2013 - 06/2015

Internal Service

  • Interdisciplinary Teaching Programs Committee. Member, 08/2018 - present. University service.
  • CLCS Task Force. Member, 08/2018 - 12/2018. Department service.
  • International Studies Program. Faculty Advisory Board Member, 03/2018 - 04/2020. College service.
  • Environmental Humanities Research Group. 08/2016 - present. College service.
  • Teaching Peer Reviewer . 08/2016 - 07/2017. Department service.
  • Executive Committee. 08/2016 - 04/2017. Department service.
  • Speaker Series. "The Place of the Nonhuman: Latin American Perspectives" (Sponsored by the Center for Latin American Studies, the Environmental Humanities Graduate Program, and the Department of World Languages and Cultures). Organizer, 08/2016 - 04/2017. College service.
  • FLAS Committee . Reviewer, 03/2016 - 03/2017. College service.
  • Center for Latin American Studies. Faculty Advisory Board Member, 08/2014 - 04/2017. College service.
  • Spanish Section Committee . 08/2013 - present. Department service.
  • Spanish Graduate Adviser. 08/2013 - 04/2014. Department service.

Honors & Awards

  • International Travel Grant. Unievrsity of Utah, College of Humanities, 03/2018