Department of Languages and Literatures

Heather Jerónimo


Faculty - Associate Professor


Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln
M.A., University of Nebraska-Lincoln
B.A., Doane College

Research Interests

  • 20th and 21st-century Spanish peninsular literature and cultures

  • issues of gender, sexuality, family, migration in Spain

Dr. Heather Jerónimo is an Associate Professor of Spanish at the University of Northern Iowa. She specializes in 20th and 21st-century Spanish literature and film, with particular focus on topics of gender, sexuality, and non-normative familial relationships. Among other classes, Dr. Jerónimo teaches upper-level seminars such as the Hispanic Family in Film. Dr. Jerónimo's research has been published in several journals, including Bulletin of Spanish Studies, Revista Canadiense de Estudios Hispánicos, and Letras femeninas. During the summer, Dr. Jerónimo leads a two-week Capstone in Barcelona, Spain.


Heather Jeronimo