Castillo Villaneuva

Primary Department
School of Applied Language & Intercultural Studies
Academic Staff
Phone number: 01 700
Glasnevin Campus
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Academic biography

Alicia Castillo Villanueva is Assistant Professor in Spanish at Dublin City University. Prior to this, she held different academic positions at the University College Cork and the University of Limerick. She has a primary degree in Hispanic Philology, a MA in Hispanic Studies and Literary Translation, and a PhD on Gender Studies. She is a member of EROSS (Expressions Research Orientations: Sexualities Studies) and the CTTS (Centre for Translation and Textual Studies). 

Alicia’s research lies on the fields of Feminist and Sexuality Studies. 

Research interests

Alicia’s research lies on the field of Feminist studies. She researches on different aspects of gender and sexuality studies such as social and cultural representations of gender-based violence, conflict, memory and gender.

Alicia welcomes expressions of interest for PhD supervision in the following fields: 

·         Feminism, gender-based violence, masculinities.

·         Cultural memory in Spain, Latin America and beyond.