Ana Ruiz-Fodor

Associate Professor of History

Ana Ruiz-Fodor   

Office:  Taylor 121A
Phone:  797-8513


B.S. - Universidad Centroamericana Managua, Nicaragua, 1979
M.A. -
West Virginia University , 1999
M.A. - West Virginia University,  2006

I have taught higher education courses at West Virginia University, Fairmont State University and Salem International University since 1997.

Courses I have taught:

Language and Culture, Spanish 101, 102, 103, 104, History of Spain's culture, American Culture in Movies, International Women Studies, Inter Cultural Orientation, World Cinema, Comparative World Religions, American Women History, History 101, History 102, American History Survey, Honors World History.


Twentieth-century relations between German phenomenology and mystical thought and derivative relationships between phenomenology, existentialism and humanism around the World.

Comparative Central European History and that of the American continents.

History of utilitarian arts and leisure.

Gender studies.

Global studies.

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