Susan Berardini

Susan Berardini

Department Chairperson
Dyson College of Arts and Sciences
Modern Languages and Cultures - NYC
41 Park Row


Faculty Bio

I have been teaching all levels of Spanish at Pace since 1997. I am also currently the chairperson of the Dept of Modern Languages & Cultures (NYC campus)

Awards and Honors

  • Spain's Asociacion de Autores de Teatro, 2015, PREMIO A LA MEJOR LABOR EDITORIAL
  • Pace University, 2015, Kenan Award for Excellence in Teaching


BA, Nazareth College of Rochester

MA, University of Rochester
Spanish Literature and Linguistics

PhD, SUNY Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, 1996
Spanish Literature

Research and Creative Works

Research Interest

Contemporary Spanish and Argentine theater. Women playwrights. Coeditor of "Estreno Contemporary Spanish Plays".

Courses Taught

Past Courses

ITA 101: Elementary College Italian I
ITA 102: Elementary College Italian II
LAS 150: Fmle Pltcl Ldrshp Rpblcn Era
LAS 150: Mdrn Ltn Amrcn Dvs - LC
LAS 230: Mdrn Mexico in Hstry & Ltrtre
SPA 101: Elementary College Spanish I
SPA 102: Elementary College Spanish II
SPA 154: Cntmpry Spn on Cnvs, Stg, Scrn
SPA 155: Cltr & Trvl Crse to Argentina
SPA 280: Intensive Review of Spanish
SPA 283: Intrmdte Spanish Cnvrstn
SPA 301: Spa Convrstn, Dctn, and Phntcs
SPA 302: Advanced Spanish Composition
SPA 303: Adv. Oral & Written Expression
SPA 305: Spanish for Prfsnl Cmnctn
SPA 306: Spanish for Profl Comm II
SPA 310: Intro to Spanish Culture
SPA 337: 20th Cen. Spanish Literature
SPA 347: The Culture of Mexico
SPA 391: Spanish Internship
SPA 395: Independent Study in Spanish
SPA 490: Spanish Internship

Publications and Presentations


Paradise Lost: Darwin's Tortoise by Juan Mayorga and Tsunami by Guillermo Heras
Berardini, S. P., Heras, G., Lamartina-Lens, I. P. & Mayorga, J. Vol 37 (Issue 2014)

Introduction to the play VAGO
Berardini, S. P. (Issue 2014)