John B. Davis

John B. Davis

Senior Lecturer, Spanish

Wiekamp Hall, Room DW3235
(574) 520-5597


MA, University of Notre Dame


I have taught at IU South Bend since spring 1999. I previously taught Spanish part-time at Purdue-North Central and Southwestern Michigan College and full-time at the University of Notre Dame. I have received an Excellence in Teaching Award and a Trustee’s Teaching Award.

Teaching Interests

I teach first and second year Spanish language courses and the two upper-level writing courses.

Other Interests

Several times I served as Resident Director of the IU South Bend study abroad program in Cuernavaca, México. I studied at the Universitat de Barcelona in Spain as an undergrad and have also studied in México, Costa Rica, Great Britain and the Dominican Republic. My travels have taken me to France, Italy, Portugal, Puerto Rico and Venezuela.