Faculty

Joshua Armstrong

Credentials: Ph.D., University of Virginia, 2013

Position title: Associate Professor

Gilles Bousquet

Credentials: Doctorate, Université de Provence, 1983

Position title: Professor, Director of the Center for Interdisciplinary French Studies

Stefania Buccini

Credentials: PhD, Italian, Brown University, 1989

Position title: Professor, Department Chair

Martine Debaisieux

Credentials: Ph.D., U.C. Berkeley, 1984

Position title: Professor; Faculty Co-Director of Professional French Master's Program

Ritt Deitz

Credentials: BA (French, U. Virginia '88), MA / PhD (French, U. Wisconsin '94)

Position title: Director, Professional French Masters Program

Vlad Dima

Credentials: Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 2010

Position title: Professor

Loren Eadie

Credentials: Ph.D. in Italian Studies

Position title: Director of the Italian Language Program

Nevine El Nossery

Credentials: PhD, Université de Montréal, 2000

Position title: Associate Professor, French and African Cultural Studies

Jennifer Gipson

Credentials: Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 2011

Position title: Assistant Professor

Richard Goodkin

Credentials: Ph.D. Princeton, 1981

Position title: Professor

Ernesto Livorni

Credentials: PhD, Comparative Literature, University of Connecticut, 1990

Position title: Professor

Grazia Menechella

Credentials: Ph.D., University of Toronto

Position title: Associate Professor

Ewa Miernowska

Credentials: Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1996

Position title: Senior Lecturer, Undergraduate Liaison

Jan Miernowski

Credentials: Doctorat, Université de Paris X-Nanterre, 1988

Position title: Douglas Kelly Professor of French, Graduate Advisor

Kristin Phillips-Court

Credentials: PhD, UCLA

Position title: Vilas Associate Professor; Italian and Art History

Patrick Rumble

Credentials: Ph.D., University of Toronto

Position title: Professor

Mandi Schoville

Credentials: BA (French, Texas Tech U. '99), MFS (French, concentration in International Education, U. Wisconsin '05)

Position title: Assistant Director, Professional French Master's Program

Anne Theobald

Credentials: Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2011

Position title: Faculty Associate, French House Director

François Tochon

Credentials: Ph.D., Université Laval (Québec), 1990; Université d’Ottawa (Ontario), 1997

Position title: Professor

Jelena Todorović

Credentials: Ph.D., Indiana-Bloomington

Position title: Associate Professor

Florence Vatan

Credentials: Ph.D., Germanic Studies, University of Paris III, Sorbonne, 1996. Ph.D., Department of Romance Languages and Literatures, The University of Chicago, 2004.

Position title: Professor

Anne Vila

Credentials: Ph.D., Johns Hopkins, 1990

Position title: Professor, Graduate Advisor

Heather Willis Allen

Credentials: Ph.D., French/Education, Emory University, 2002

Position title: Associate Professor