Professor Sally Faulkner

Biography

I attended Wellsway Comprehensive School, Bristol, from where I won a place to read Modern and Medieval Languages (French and Spanish) at the University of Cambridge. I graduated with a double first and a distinction in spoken Spanish, and went on to gain an MPhil in European Literature (distinction) and PhD in Spanish, both University of Cambridge. I was appointed to a permanent lectureship at the University of Exeter in 2001 and was promoted to Senior Lecturer in 2006. Following a three-year career break for caring responsibilites over 2006-11, I was promoted to Associate Professor in 2013 and Professor in 2015.