Goretti Prieto Botana

Professor (Teaching) of Spanish
Goretti Prieto Botana


Goretti Prieto Botana received her Ph.D. in Second Language Acquisition (SLA) from the University of Maryland. Her research interests include matters pertaining to instructed SLA in general, especially inductive and deductive explicit instruction of grammar and computer assisted language learning. Goretti has taught language courses at all levels, as well as applied linguistics courses. She is currently in charge of the language teaching methodology course for graduate students.


  • Ph.D. Second Language Acquisition, University of Maryland
  • M.A. Foreign Languages and Literature, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
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