mexico Famous Professors from Mexico

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List of notable or famous professors from Mexico, with bios and photos, including the top professors born in Mexico and even some popular professors who immigrated to Mexico. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Mexican professors then this list is the perfect resource for you. These professors are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known professor from Mexico is included when available.

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This historic professors from Mexico list can help answer the questions "Who are some Mexican professors of note?" and "Who are the most famous professors from Mexico?" These prominent professors of Mexico may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Mexican professors.

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Denise Dresser is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Professors from Mexico
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Denise Eugenia Dresser Guerra is a Mexican political analyst, writer, and university professor. She is currently a faculty member of the Department of Political Science at the Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México, where she teaches courses such as Comparative Politics, Political Economy, ...more

Age: 52

Profession: Professor, Writer

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Elvia Ardalani is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Professors from Mexico
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Elvia Ardalani or Elvia García Ardalani, is a Mexican writer, poet, and storyteller. She is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures at the University of Texas–Pan American, where she teaches Creative Writing and Spanish Literature. ...more

Age: 52

Birthplace: Matamoros, Mexico

Profession: Poet, Professor, Writer

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Ilan Stavans is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Professors from Mexico
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Ilan Stavans is a Mexican-American, essayist, lexicographer, cultural commentator, translator, short-story author, publisher, TV personality, and teacher known for his insights into American, Hispanic, and Jewish cultures. ...more

Age: 56

Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico

Profession: Editor, Public intellectual, Professor, Author, Writer

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#21 on The Best Spanish Language Poets of All Time

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Josefina Niggli was a Mexican-born Anglo-American playwright and novelist. Writing about Mexican-American issues in the middle years of the century, before the rise of the Chicano movement, she was the first and, for a time, the only Mexican American writing in English on Mexican themes; her ...more

Age: Died at 73 (1910-1983)

Birthplace: Monterrey, Mexico

Profession: Professor, Novelist, Screenwriter, Playwright

Credits: Sombrero

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