People / Staff

Luis Carlos Fernández

Luis Carlos Fernández
Academic Coordinator Department of Latin American and Iberian Cultures
  • Address
    612 West 116th Street, New York, NY 10027
  • Office Hours
    9:00 AM-5:00 PM
  • Phone
    (212) 854-7093
  • Fax
    (212) 854-5322
  • Email


Luis Carlos Fernández has been the academic coordinator for the Department of Latin American and Iberian Cultures since September 2013.

He has a BA in finance and accounting from the University of Havana and an MPA from the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University. He has previously worked for the Cuban Ministry of Labor and in the fine art and film industries in Cuba and Canada.

He is passionate about film, photography, political history, music, literature, and Latino and Luso-Hispanic culture. He plans to continue to develop his skills and knowledge, delving more in-depth into issues in public policy and international relations that he cares about deeply, specifically immigration and corruption reform in the public arena.