Faculty

Ruben Meneses

Assistant Professor of Spanish
Professional Bio: 

Professor Meneses has taught Custom Spanish Language courses at Thunderbird since 1983. He has most recently been working at the Missionary Training Center in Provo, Utah since the Summer of 2005.

Studying at Arizona State University, Professor Meneses earned his Bachelor of Secondary Education and his Masters in Spanish Literature.

Professor Meneses is a native speaker of Spanish and English, and has a working knowledge of Portuguese, Italian, and French. He received an Award for Area of Distinguished Service to Thunderbird in April 1998, and has been featured in The Arizona Republic, “Professor Uses Theatrical Skills to Help Students Learn Spanish at American Graduate School of International Management.” He was recognized with a Certificate of Appreciation from the “Challenger Learning Center of Arizona for valuable contributions on July 10, 2001 and January 10, 2002.