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People

People

Department Head

Bénédicte Monicat
Interim Department Head
Professor of French and Women's Studies

Faculty

Marc Authier
Professor of French and Linguistics
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Jennifer Boittin
Associate Professor of French, Francophone Studies, History, and Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Assistant Professor of French and Francophone Studies
Emmanuel Bruno Jean-François
Associate Professor of French and Francophone Studies, and Comparative Literature
Director of Graduate Studies
Fabienne Kanor
Assistant Professor of French and Francophone Studies. Writer and Filmmaker.
Heather McCoy
Teaching Professor of French and Francophone Studies, Director of Undergraduate Studies
French Republic Award: Chevalier/Ordre des Palmes académiques, 2021
Lisa Reed
Professor of French and Linguistics
Tracy Rutler
Assistant Professor of French and Women's Studies

Affiliated Faculty

Emeritus Faculty

Thomas Hale
Edwin Erle Sparks Professor of African, French, and Comparative Literature
Norris Lacy
Edwin Erle Sparks Professor of French and Medieval Studies
Willa Z. Silverman
Malvin E. and Lea P. Bank Professor of French and Jewish Studies
Allan Stoekl
Professor, French and Comparative Literature
Jean-Claude Vuillemin
Liberal Arts Research Professor Professor Emeritus

Instructors

Graduate Students