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María Hernández

Lecturer in Spanish

137 Burrowes Building
University Park , PA 16802
Office Phone: (814) 867-6589

Office Hours:

  • Tuesday: 9:30-11:30 a.m.
  • Thursday: 10:00-11:00 a.m.
  • By appointment


  1. MA, Foreign Language Education, the University of Georgia


Ms. Hernandez is a lecturer for the Spanish, Italian, and Portuguese Language Program of the Pennsylvania State University College of Liberal Arts. She joined PSU in 2002. Prior to coming to Penn State she served as Licensed Spanish Teacher for the K-12 System of Georgia at the Elementary, Middle, and High School levels. Ms. Hernandez has a B.S. in Psychology from the San Martin de Porres University in Lima-Peru, and a M.A. in Foreign Language Education from University of Georgia. Besides teaching Spanish face-to-face in the Spanish Basic Language Program, she also teaches Online Spanish for World Campus and University Park.