Associate Professor of French


  • Role:

  • Position:

    • Associate Professor of French
  • Concentration:

    • Francophone Caribbean Studies, Literature
  • Department:

    • Languages, Literatures and Culture
  • Education:

    • PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison


I received my Bachelor's degree from Carleton College in Northfield, MN, and a Masters and  PhD in French with a PhD Minor in African Studies  from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. I specialize in the Francophone Caribbean and love sharing my travel experiences (in the Caribbean, West Africa, and Western Europe) with my students. I am also the francophone education abroad transfer credit advisor, so please come and talk with me if you're considering study abroad!


  • LFRE100

    First semester college French

  • LFRE101

    Second semester college French

  • LFRE433A Advanced Francophone Cultures: Colonizations and Connections

    Course re: the connected cultures of Francophone Canada, Francophone Louisiana, and Francophone West Africa (Mali and Senegal in particular)