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Kirt Komocki

  • Associate Professor of Instruction in Spanish

PhD, Ohio State University

427 Lattimore Hall
(585) 275-4251

Office Hours: Wednesday and Friday 10 - 11 a.m.

Research Overview

Research Interests

  • Eighteenth- and nineteenth-century Spanish theatre, particularly the works of Nicolás and Leandro Fernández de Moratín, and Ramón de la Cruz)
  • nineteenth- and early-twentieth-century Spanish poetry

Courses Offered (subject to change)

  • SP 101:  Elementary Spanish I (Fall)
  • SP 102:  Elementary Spanish II (Spring)
  • SP 152:  Intermediate Spanish II (Fall/Spring)
  • SP 200:  Advanced Spanish Composition (Fall/Spring)


Using transitions in the language classroom and contextualizing lesson plans to enhance second-language acquisition

Honors and Activities

  • University of Rochester Students’ Association Government’s Professor of the Year in the Humanities, 2016