Ph.D. New York University
Dr. Cere is a Professor of Spanish at Eastern Michigan University (EMU) and has taught, among other subjects, translation and Spanish for the Professions, notably business, since 1970. He holds a graduate certificate of Business Administration from N.Y.U. and speaks French, Italian and Portuguese. He has written numerous articles for publishing companies (Mc Graw Hill, Harcourt Brace, etc.) as well as professional journals (Hispania, Canadian Modern Language Journal, Dimensions, etc.), and he has made over 100 presentations on Commercial Spanish and other World language subjects, especially cross-cultural communication, at national and international conferences. Professor Cere has served as advisor of the International Business Language Programs at EMU and is currently the coordinator for the latter's internship program. He was formerly the Director of Career Services for the American Association of Teachers of Spanish & Portuguese (national) and is a fellow of the International Biographic Center in Cambridge, England, as well as a deputy governor of the American Biographical Institute of Research Associates, He is co-author of the widely and internationally used Exito comercial (3rd edition, Heinle & Heinle Publishers), a Business Spanish mediated instructional program, and is cited in Who's Who.
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