Pilar Mejia Barrera - Language Faculty - Colgate University

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Pilar Mejia Barrera

Pilar Mejia Barrera

Senior Lecturer in Spanish
Romance Languages, 216 Lawrence Hall
p 315-228-7286


MFA, San Francisco State University

Teaching Experience

Spanish Lecturer: Colgate University, August 2003 to present
Faculty adviser/mentor for student organizations.
Latin American Student Organization: Fall 2003 to present; Breast Cancer Awareness: Fall 2003 and Spring 2004; Spanish Club: 2003-2005, Colgate University, Hamilton, NY
  • Multicultural Academic Coordinator: Office of Undergraduate Studies/ALANA Cultural Center, Colgate University, July 2002 -- August 2003
  • Film Instructor: Core Cultures, Colgate University, Fall 2000 and Fall 2001
  • Teacher Assistant: San Francisco State University, Fall 1995 and Fall 1997, Introduction to Film Studies, Film Production I MFA Program;
  • Spanish Teacher: Prospect-Sierra School, El Cerrito, CA, 1989-92 and 1997-99
  • Adviser: Prospect-Sierra School, El Cerrito, CA, 1998-99
  • Theater Teacher: Prospect-Sierra School, El Cerrito, CA, 1991-93


Foreign language pedagogy, experimental film, cinematography, casting, art direction, acting coaching


EGGSHELL 17 minute Experimental Video