Assistant Professor

Gwenola Caradec grew up on the shores of Brittany, France and from there she has traveled, worked and lived abroad (especially in Ireland and Cambodia). She holds a “maîtrise de Lettres... See full profile

Professor, Senior Faculty

Jan Gross is Seth Richards Professor in Modern Languages with Senior Faculty Status. She earned a B.A. and a Ph.D. in French from the University of Michigan and an M.A. from Ohio State.... See full profile

Professor - Department Chair

Professor David Harrison received a B.A. in French from Swarthmore College and an M.A. and Ph.D. in French from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. His research focuses on the... See full profile

Susan Ireland is Orville and Mary Patterson Routt Professor of Literature. She grew up in England, and taught in France for eight years before coming to the United States in 1982. She has a... See full profile

Kristina Kosnick specializes in contemporary French and Francophone literature. She is currently completing a Ph.D. at the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a minor in Gender &... See full profile

Associate Professor

Associate Professor Philippe Moisan is from Brittany. He holds a D.E.U.G. in Literature and Visual Arts, and a Licence in Literature from the University of Caen (Normandy). He also has a... See full profile


Claire Moisan is Senior Lecturer in French and Director of the Alternate Language Study Option, a self-instructional language program enhanced by peer tutoring. She holds a B.A. from the... See full profile


Sahar H. Ramadan is  the AUC Arabic fellow for the academic year 2015/16. Sahar is an M.A. candidate in applied linguistics who is specializing in teaching Arabic as a foreign language... See full profile

Assistant Professor

Mervat Youssef is Assistant Professor of Arabic. She holds a B.S. from the University of Helwan in Cairo, an M.S. from South Dakota State University, and a Ph.D. from the University of... See full profile