Tara Collington
519-888-4567 x46123
Location: 
ML 334B

B.A., M.A. (McMaster), Ph.D. (Toronto)

Areas of specialization:

  • 20th-century
  • Bakhtin Studies
  • Cultural Studies
  • Theories of Time and Space in Narrative
Group(s): 
Faculty; Administration
Kathleen St. Laurent
519-888-4567 x45132
Location: 
ML 336
Group(s): 
Administration
Nathan Pirie
519-888-4567 x42249
Location: 
ML333
Contact for: 
Undergraduate studies advising
Group(s): 
Administration
Headshot of Nicolas Gauthier
519-888-4567 x42773
Location: 
ML 332A

BA, MA (Montréal), PhD (Montréal et Grenoble 3-Stendhal) 

Group(s): 
Faculty; Administration
Svetlana Kaminskaia
519-888-4567 x42465
Location: 
ML 337
Contact for: 
Undergraduate advising questions: frenchundergrad@uwaterloo.ca

BA, MA (Minsk), MA (Western Ontario), PhD (Western Ontario)

Areas of specialization:

  • Rhythm and intonation
  • Dialectal variation in French
  • French in contact
  • General and French phonology
  • General and French phonetics
  • Sociolinguistics
Group(s): 
Faculty; Administration
Catherine Dubeau
519-888-4567 x45499
Location: 
ML 341

BA, MA, PhD (Laval)

Areas of specialization:

  • 18th century French literature
  • manuscripts and critical edition
  • preromanticism
  • psychoanalytic criticism
  • sociology of literature
  • Suzanne Necker, Germaine de Staël
Group(s): 
Faculty
Valérie Dusaillant-Fernandes
519-888-4567 x41140
Location: 
ML 342

DEUG (Sorbonne Nouvelle), MA (Waterloo), PhD (Toronto)

Research and teaching interests

  • 20th and 21st French and Francophone literature  
  • Novels, Plays, Autobiographical/Autofictional Writing
  • Trauma studies / Genocide
  • Intergenerational/Transgenerational Transmission
  • Psychoanalytic theories
  • Postcolonial theories
  • Feminist theories and Women’s Writing
  • Comic and Graphic Novels
Group(s): 
Faculty
Nicolas Hebbinckuys
519-888-4567 x42414
Location: 
ML 340
  • Licence ès Lettres modernes, ICES (France) et Université Sainte-Anne (Nouvelle-Écosse), 2004
  • Maîtrise en Littérature comparée, ICES (France), 2006
  • PhD en Études littéraires, Université de Moncton (Nouveau-Brunswick), 2015

Research and Teaching Interests

  • Littérature de voyage (XVIe – XVIIe siècles)
  • Édition critique des textes anciens
  • Enseignement du français langue seconde
  • Nouvelles technologies et création de contenus pour les cours en ligne
Group(s): 
Faculty
Kerry Lappin-Fortin
519-884-8110 x28278
Location: 
STJ 3010A

B.A. (York-Glendon), M.A. (Toronto), Ph.D. (Montréal)

Group(s): 
Faculty; Soutenance
Headshot of Elise Lepage
519-888-4567 x43593
Location: 
ML 330

Licence (Grenoble 3-Stendhal), MA (Lyon 2), PhD (British Columbia)

Research and teaching interests

  • Québec literature and culture
  • Poetry
  • Geopoetics, theories of landscape
  • Ecocriticism, ecofeminism
  • Regionality, migrations, tourism, postindustrial places
  • Literature and cultural studies of francophone minorities in Canada
  • Theories of care and intersectionality; the dynamics of power on minorities or marginalized groups
  • Literature and visual arts
Group(s): 
Faculty
cm
519-888-4567 x23008
Location: 
DMS 3122

B.A., M.A., Ph.D. (Western)

Areas of specialization:

  • Digital cultures
  • Digital humanities
  • Medieval French literature
  • Christine de Pizan
  • Iconography
  • Textual Studies
  • Mysticism
  • Feminism
  • Translation Theory
  • Cultural Studies
Group(s): 
Faculty
Nicole Nolette
519-888-4567 x46850
Location: 
ML332
  • B.A. University of Alberta, 2006
  • M.A. University of Alberta, 2008
  • PhD McGill University, 2014

Areas of specialization: 

- Literature, culture and theatre by Francophone minorities in Canada

- Québec literature, culture and theatre

- Translation Studies

- Contemporary Theatre

- Comparative and World Literature

Group(s): 
Faculty
Guy Poirier
519-888-4567 x43394
Location: 
ML 335

BA (Laval), MA, PhD (McGill)

Areas of specialization:

  • French Renaissance literature
  • Travel literature
  • Québécois & French Canadian literatures
  • Renaissance Cultural History
  • Queer Studies
Group(s): 
Faculty
Mikalai Kliashchuk
519-888-4567 x42426
Location: 
ML 327

BA (Minsk), MA (Minsk), MA (Western University)

Areas of specialization:

  • Linguistics
Group(s): 
Faculty
Rocky Penate
519-888-4567 x46857
Location: 
ML 343

B.A. (Western), B.Ed. (Brock), PhD (Toronto)

Research and teaching interests
  • French for beginners and intermediate learners
  • Content-based instruction
  • French Literature of the 19th and 20th centuries
  • Animal Studies
Group(s): 
Faculty
Cynthia Tremblay
519-888-4567 x45199
Location: 
ML 338A

BA, MA (Laval)

Group(s): 
Faculty
Kanstantsin Tsedryk
519-888-4567 x48408
Location: 
ML 331

BA (Minsk), MA, PhD (Western Ontario)

Areas of specialization:

  • Linguistics
Group(s): 
Faculty
Maria Petrescu
Location: 
ML 329

Maria Petrescu a terminé son doctorat à l’Université de Waterloo avec une thèse sur l’image de la prison dans la littérature française et québécoise, avant d’enseigner des cours de littérature et de français langue seconde dans plusieurs universités ontariennes. À présent, elle se consacre à l'étude de la souffrance dans la littérature carcérale. Maria s’intéresse aussi à l’image de la femme, de l’amour et du mariage dans la littérature de la Renaissance et a publié plusieurs articles dans le domaine de la linguistique.
 

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