Departmental Staff

Amelia Acosta

Administrative Assistant I

Email:  Telephone: 1-213-740-1258.  Office: THH 156.

Deborah Romero

Language Program Assistant

M.A.T., B.A. University of Southern California

As program assistant, I assist in the planning and implementation of services and activities related to the Spanish and Portuguese Basic Language Program. I work and communicate with an assorted constituency of students, faculty, academic advisors, administrative staff and varied personnel at USC.  I assist approximately 1600 students per year and 25 members. 

Email:  Telephone: 1-213-740-8296 .  Office: THH 156.

Jesus Solano

Administrative Assistant II

Email:  Telephone: 1-213-740-1262.  Office: THH-156.

Undergraduate Advisor

Josephine Le

Undergraduate Advisor for Spanish and Portuguese, French and Italian, and Latin American Studies

M.Ed. University of Southern California

Josephine Le was born in Saigon, Vietnam, but was raised in West Los Angeles. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration at USC in 2002, and a Masters in Education in Higher Education Administration at USC in 2005. She has been working at USC since 2002, first for the Department of Spanish and Portuguese for four years as a Program Assistant, then for the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures for two and a half years as an Undergraduate and Graduate Academic Advisor. She’s currently the Undergraduate Advisor for students who minor in Latin American studies and who major or minor in French and Spanish for the Dornsife Advising Office. She loves working with students to help them grow and achieve their goals as they navigate through USC.

Email:  Telephone: 1-213-740-3800.  Office: KAP 357.

  • Department of Spanish and Portuguese
  • Taper Hall of Humanities 156
  • 3501 Trousdale Parkway
  • University of Southern California
  • Los Angeles, California 90089-0358