Meghan O'Donoghue

Doctoral Student

Spring 2021 Student Office Hours

Office Hours Virtually only - 

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Thursday 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

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Meghan O’Donoghue grew up in East Tennessee and got her undergraduate degrees from Tennessee Tech University. Following graduation, she spent two years as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Burkina Faso, working primarily in community health. Upon completing her Peace Corps service, she moonlighted as a national park ranger at Great Falls Park in Virginia before teaching English to middle schoolers for an academic year in Limoges, France. She is particularly interested in the cultural implications of language exchange in Francophone countries, as well as Francophone political identity.




B.A. in French from Tennessee Technological University, 2014 B.S. in Political Science from Tennessee Technological University, 2014

Research Interests

Language exchange, Francophone political identity and culture