Professional Staff


Fernando Paz
Fernando Paz
El Centro Coordinator
(707) 826-4586
NHE 202

Fernando Paz graduated from Humboldt in 2008 with a double degree in History and Ethnic Studies. He returned to Humboldt the spring of 2013 to pursue his Masters in Social Sciences offered through the Environment and... Read More

Brianna  Rodriguez
Brianna Rodriguez
Academic Advisor
(707) 826-4580
NHE 212A

Brianna Rodriguez graduated from Cal Poly Humboldt with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology. She is passionate about helping students grow and developing a space where students feel listened to and supported. Brianna is excited to start advising El... Read More

Featured Faculty

Rosamel Benavides-Garb Ph.D.
Rosamel Benavides-Garb Ph.D.

Dr. Rosamel S. Benavides-Garb is a professor of Spanish language, culture, and Latin American literature. He began his undergraduate studies at the Universidad de Chile in Santiago, Chile, and completed his master and doctoral studies at the... Read More

Catalina Cuellar-Gempeler Ph.D.
Catalina Cuellar-Gempeler Ph.D.
(707) 826-3240

I grew up in Colombia, in between Bogotá and a small coffee farm in Sasaima. I went to college at the Universidad de los Andes in Bogotá and majored in Biology and Microbiology. I worked in environmental education around Colombia for a few... Read More

Margarita  Otero-Diaz Ph.D.
Margarita Otero-Diaz Ph.D.
(707) 826-3234
Brandilynn  Villarreal Ph.D.
Brandilynn Villarreal Ph.D.

Zoom Office Hours

Tuesdays 12-1pm:; ID 896 5370 1113; password: officehour

Thursdays 1-2pm ... Read More