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Jakob Turner

Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish

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BA: Spanish education, Campbellsville University
MA: Hispanic studies, University of Kentucky
PhD: Hispanic studies, University of Kentucky




Jakob Turner joined the Centre College faculty in 2023. He is visiting assistant professor of Spanish. He earned a B.A. in Spanish education from Campbellsville University, and an M.A. and Ph.D. in Hispanic studies from the University of Kentucky.


Turner's areas of research include contemporary Latin American literature and film, film and media studies, and (post)colonial studies.

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