Meet Our Faculty

Martine Guyot-Bender

Martine Guyot-Bender, the Margaret Bundy Scott Professor of French

License d'Anglais option Linguistique, University of Metz; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Oregon
Areas of expertise: French 20th- and 21st-century literature and film, narrative representation of trauma (war, poverty); social documentary from the 1970s to today; literature and film of the Nazi occupation of France (Patrick Modiano); women writers (Amélie Nothomb, Assia Djebar, Simone de Beauvoir)
Mihyang Cecilia Hwangpo

Mihyang Cecilia Hwangpo, Associate Professor of Hispanic Studies

B.A., Lehman College; M.A., M. Phil. and Ph.D., Yale University
Areas of expertise: Latin American literature and culture, early 20th-century Argentinean and Cuban theatre and essay
Cheryl Morgan

Cheryl Morgan, Chair, Professor of French

B.A., Dartmouth College; M.A., Middlebury College; Ph.D., Columbia University
Areas of expertise: 19th-century literature, in particular French women writers, literary humor and urban literature
Joseph Mwantuali

Joseph Mwantuali, Professor of French

B.A. and M.A., University of Zaire; M.S., New Hampshire College; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University
Areas of expertise: Francophone African and Caribbean literatures and cultures and 20th-century avant-garde French literature
Mary Sisler

Mary Sisler, Visiting Assistant Professor of Italian

B.A., The City University of New York; M.A., Rutgers University; Ph.D., Rutgers University
Mireille  Koukjian

Mireille Koukjian, Visiting Instructor in Arabic

B.Ed., St. Joseph University; M.Sc., St. Joseph University; M.A., Maxwell School, Syracuse University
Areas of expertise: foreign-language education, specifically Arabic and the integration of storytelling into language learning

Contact Information

Foreign Languages Program

198 College Hill Road
Clinton, NY 13323
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