Anna Kalminskaia has been teaching Spanish at the University of Nevada, Reno since 2002. In 2016, she was awarded the University of Nevada, Reno, Senior Scholar Mentor Award. She received a Faculty International Development Award and an International Activities Grant from the University of Nevada, Reno, a Regents Scholarship and Visiting Fellowship from the University of California and an Exchange Student Award from Bradford University, United Kingdom. Her professional interests include second-language acquisition and linguistics, computer-assisted instruction, Hispanic cultural studies and literary translation. She teaches first through third-year language, composition, conversation and culture courses, and serves as an undergraduate academic advisor in Spanish.
- M.A., Spanish, University of Nevada, Reno
- Superior Level Spanish Diploma, Instituto Cervantes, Madrid, Spain
- M.A., English and French Linguistics (Magna Cum Laude), Hertzen Pedagogical University, St. Petersburg, Russia