Johan De La Rosa Yacomelo is a graduate student of Spanish Linguistics at the Pennsylvania State University. He is interested in language contact, language and cognition, language acquisition, and bilingualism.
Johan was born in Barranquilla, Colombia, and did his undergraduate at Universidad del Atlántico.In Barranquilla he worked as an instructor of Spanish and Portuguese.
He enjoys the music, food and beach landscapes typical from the Caribbean. But he also enjoys the cultural manifestations of diverse regions. In his free time he likes playing soccer, listening to music and visiting new places.