Faculty Assignments

On Leave

Jennifer Tsien on leave 2019-2020

Department Chair and Program Directors (2019-2020)

  • Department Chair: Gary Ferguson
  • Director of Graduate Studies: Maya Boutaghou
  • Director of Undergraduate Studies: Cheryl Krueger
  • Language Program Director: Karen James
  • French House Director: Rachel Geer
  • Director of UVa Program in Lyon, France: Janet Horne
  • Assessment Coordinator:  Undergraduate and Graduate Studies Committees
  • Chair of Summer Courses (2019): Cécile Rey
  • Director of Diversity and Inclusion: Kandioura Dramé
  • Faculty Senator: Ari Blatt


Graduate Studies Committee

  • Maya Boutaghou (DGS/Chair)
  • Deborah McGrady
  • Amy Ogden

Undergraduate Studies Committee

  • Cheryl Krueger (DUP/Chair)
  • Karen James
  • Claire Lyu
  • Gladys Saunders

Language Program Committee

  • Karen James (Chair)
  • Cécile Rey

Maison Française Planning Committee

  • Rachel Geer (Chair)
  • Cheryl Krueger (DUP)

Course Planning Committee

  • Gary Ferguson (Chair)
  • Maya Boutaghou (DGS)
  • Cheryl Krueger (DUP)                          
  • Karen James (LPD)

Peer Evaluation Committee

  • John Lyons, (Chair)
  • Ari Blatt
  • Janet Horne
  • Gary Ferguson (ex officio)

First-Year Advisors

  • Ari Blatt (COLA Advisor)
  • Kandioura Drame (COLA Advisor)
  • Claire Lyu ( Advisors)
  • Deborah McGrady (COLA Advisor)
  • Gladys Saunders (COLA Advisor)

Phi Delta Phi Moderator

  • Cheryl Krueger

Assignments of Individual Faculty

Ari Blatt: Peer Evaluation Comittee, COLA Advisor, Faculty Senator

Maya Boutaghou: Director of Graduate Studies (DGS), Graduate Studies Committee, Course Planning Committee, Forum

Kandioura Dramé: COLA Advisor, Creole Coordinator, Director of Diversity and Inclusion

Gary Ferguson: Chair, Course Planning Committee

Janet Horne: Peer Evaluation Committee, Director, European Studies M.A.,  COLA Advisor

Karen James: Language Program Director, Course Planning Committee; Undergraduate Studies Committee

Cheryl Krueger: Director of Undergraduate Studies (DUP), Course Planning Committee; Chair of Undergraduate Studies Committee, Pi Delta Phi Faculty Moderator

John Lyons: Peer Evaluation Committee (Chair), COLA Advisor

Claire Lyu: Peer Evaluation Committee, Graduate Studies Committee, COLA Advisor

Deborah McGrady: Peer Evaluation Committee (Chair), Graduate Studies Committee, COLA Advisor

Amy Ogden: Graduate Studies Committee, 

Gladys Saunders: COLA Advisor, Undergraduate Studies Committee

Jennifer Tsien:   On Leave