University of Vermont

The College of Arts and Sciences

Department of Romance Languages and Linguistics


Faculty - David Uzzell Jr.

David Uzzell

David Uzzell Jr., Lecturer of Spanish

  • M.A. University of Arkansas
  • C.V.
Area of expertise

Critical globalization and transnational studies, critical political economy, development in Latin America (especially Colombia)

Contact Information
Email: David Uzzell
Office: 501 Waterman

Office Hours: Monday & Wednesday 9:30-10:30; or by appointment

David H. Uzzell Jr. joined the Department of Romance Languages at the University of Vermont in 2007 as a Spanish Lecturer. He taught Spanish previously at the University of Connecticut and Arkansas. He is currently an A.B.D. Ph.D. candidate in the Latin American, Caribbean, and U.S. Latino Studies Department at the State University of New York at Albany. His dissertation is entitled “Upgrading to Compete in the Banana Value Chain in Colombia: The Case of C.I. Uniban S.A., 1990-2012”. His research interests revolve around critical globalization and transnational studies, critical political economy, and development in Latin America, especially Colombia.