Degree: M.A. in Spanish (concentration: Linguistics), Middlebury College
Position: Assistant Director of Language Instruction for Spanish
Office Location: B480 Wells Hall
Campus Telephone: 517-884-6342
Walter P. Hopkins is the Assistant Director of Language Instruction for Spanish in the Department of Romance and Classical Studies. In addition to teaching language courses, Walter serves as the immediate supervisor for all of the instructors and TAs in the 100-200 level program in Spanish, providing mentoring and support for them in their teaching roles. He also works on curriculum development for the program and handles student concerns. Prior to coming to MSU, Walter taught Spanish and French at both the secondary and university level and worked with pre-service teachers as a methods instructor and university supervisor of practicum experiences.