Department of Modern Languages

The University of Mississippi

Lorena Fonseca

Lecturer of French and Portuguese
Office: E-212 Bondurant Hall | 662-915-1980 | lfonseca at

Dr. Lorena Fonseca is Lecturer of French and Portuguese at The University of Mississippi, where she has been teaching for the past 11 years. She obtained her B.A. in French from the University of Minas Gerais, Brazil, in 1995 and her M.A. (1998) and the Ph.D. (2003) in French Linguistics from Lumières-Lyon II, France. Dr. Fonseca teaches courses in elementary, intermediate and advanced Portuguese; elementary, intermediate French, business French and French culture and civilization.  She is also responsible for all online Portuguese and French courses.