David Dressing is the Head of the Area Studies and Global Affairs Unit in the Hesburgh Libraries. This unit consists of a group of subject specialists who purchase many of the books, digital resources, and other specialized materials for the libraries for those topics, and who act as liaisons to departments and institutes in their area of specialty. David is the subject specialist for Latin American, Latino, and Iberian Studies. He has an undergraduate degree from Georgetown University, and an MA and PhD in Latin American History from Tulane University.
Erika Hosselkus is curator of Latin American materials in Rare Books and Special Collections. She holds a Ph.D. in History and an M.A. in Latin American Studies from Tulane University. She specializes in the history of colonial Mexico, especially the experiences of indigenous groups.