Dr. Ginny Torres-Rimbau Dr. Ginny Torres-Rimbau Professor; Chair of Bilingual and Dual Language Programs
School of Education

Dr. Higinia Torres-Rimbau is the director of bilingual and dual-language programs. Her areas of research include language and academic achievement in K-12 dual immersion programs, development of academic language in dual and bilingual programs, and language proficiency of heritage language speakers. She can speak on dual-language programs, second-language education, English-as-a-second-language and bilingual instruction.

Areas of Expertise
Bilingual Education, Language Proficiency


  • Doctor of Education - Curriculum and Instruction - University of Houston (1987)
  • Master of Arts - French - University of Houston (1977)
  • Bachelor of Arts - French (BA) - University of Houston (1972)