Staff profiles

French Staff
Ms Caroline Blay Associate Lecturer in French (E&S) (Penryn)
Professor Michelle Bolduc Professor in Translation Studies
Dr Zoë Boughton Senior Lecturer in French (The sociolinguistics and dialectology of French)
Kate Cameron Associate Lecturer (E&S)
Professor Emma Cayley Associate Professor of Medieval French (Medieval French poetry and culture 1350-1550, particularly Alain Chartier and Christine de Pizan; gender studies; manuscript studies and the History of the Book; digital humanities)
Professor Aidan Coveney Associate Professor of French Language and Linguistics (Variation and change in the French language)
Dr Fiona Cox Senior Lecturer (French) (Reception of classical literature, especially Virgil and Ovid, in literature and culture since the nineteenth century; contemporary women’s writing in French)
Ms Clementine Force-Izzard Associate Lecturer in French (E&S)
Candice Francois Associate Lecturer in French (E&S)
Dr Damien Gaucher Associate Lecturer in French (E&S)
Dr Fiona Handyside Senior Lecturer (French) (Feminism, postfeminism and cinema, the films of Eric Rohmer and spatiality in cinema)
Professor William Higbee Professor in Film Studies and Programme Link Manager for the London Film School Partnership (Representations of Marginality and Ethnicity in French cinema since 1980)
Dr Thomas Hinton Lecturer in French (French and Occitan literature of the twelfth and thirteenth centuries)
Professor David Houston Jones Professor of French and Visual Culture (The visual legacy of conflict, trauma and testimony in French culture. Visual archives and installation art)
Dr Jane Lee Associate Lecturer in French (E&S)
Professor Melissa Percival Professor (French, Art History and Visual Culture) (Art, literature and the history of ideas of the French eighteenth century)
Dr Lucie Riou Associate Lecturer in French (E&S)
Professor Hugh Roberts Professor of French Renaissance Literature (French Renaissance Literature; gossip, nonsense and obscenity in French Renaissance texts)
Isabelle Rodrigues Lecturer in French (E&S)
Dr Maria Scott Lecturer in French (French literature of the nineteenth century, particularly Baudelaire's poetry and prose poetry and the novels of Stendhal; thinking about the visual, about gender, and about reading/reception from the nineteenth century to the present)
Dr Helene Street Associate Lecturer (E&S)
Dr Helena Taylor Lecturer in French (Early modern French literature; classical reception; women's writing)
Dr Stefanie Van De Peer Associate Research Fellow
Dr Helen Vassallo Senior Lecturer (French) (Contemporary women's writing in French and the legacy of the Algerian War of Independence)
Professor Adam Watt Professor of French and Comparative Literature (Marcel Proust; French Poetry of the late nineteenth and the twentieth century; literary and poetic translation)
Samir Zarqane Associate Lecturer in French (E&S)
Postgraduate Teaching Assistants
Marianne Connors Postgraduate Teaching Assistant (French)
Tamsin Graves Postgraduate Teaching Assistant (French)