Faculty

Director
Mirta Pagnucci

Mirta Pagnucci, Assistant Professor of Italian and French
at College of DuPage since 2011, and an adjunct instructor in Italian at COD since 2009 was born in Tuscany, Italy, close to Siena, and has an M.A. in Comparative Literature and a Ph.D. in Italian with a minor in French from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She has traveled extensively throughout Europe and in 2008 was a Fulbright Exchange teacher to Argentina, where she taught English at the Universidad de Cuyo. She has directed numerous study abroad programs to both Italy and France. She served as Director of COD's Siena, Italy program in 2012, 2014, 2016 and 2018 and COD's Bordeaux, France Program Director in 2013, 2015, 2017 and 2019. Before coming to COD she taught in the Foreign Language department at Northern Illinois University. In addition to her academic interests, Pagnucci enjoys reading historical fiction, learning languages, travel, music and art.

 

Contact Information

Field and Experiential Learning, Study Abroad and Global Education
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 3520
General inquiries: (630) 942-2356