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Graduate Job Placement

Graduates of the Department of French pursue careers both in and outside of academia. Recent graduates of the doctoral program currently hold tenure-track positions at institutions that include: Appalachian State University, Sophia University in Tokyo, University of Connecticut, Longwood University, Connecticut College, Rollins College, CUNY-Baruch College, University of Maryland-Baltimore Campus, Washington and Jefferson College, University of Southern Indiana, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, and University of Wisconsin-Madison, among others. Recent Ph.D. recipients also hold or have held general faculty positions at: Harvard University, University of Virginia, Smith College, UC San Diego, Washington and Lee, SUNY-Binghamton, and Wake Forest University. Graduates of the M.A. and Ph.D. programs who have pursued post-academic careers are now working in fields such as international education, academic administration, health, law, business, pharmaceuticals, transportation, and tech. For more information on our graduate placement record, or for graduate alumni contact information, please contact the DGS of French.