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Romance, German, Russian Languages and Literatures

College of Liberal Arts

Department Co-Chairs: Clorinda Donato, Claire Martin

Office: Academic Services, Room 315
Telephone: (562) 985-4318

Program Directors
Stephen Fleck (French)
Carlo Chiarenza (Italian)
Jeffrey High (German)
Harold K. Schefski (Russian)
Claire E. Martin (Spanish)

RGRLL Language: Markus Muller
Single Subject for L.O.T.E.: Jean-Jacques Jura
FRENCH - Faculty: Laura Ceia-Minjares, Clorinda Donato, Stephen Fleck, Aparna Nayak-Guercio, Najib Redouane
GERMAN - Faculty: Jeffrey High, Nele Hempel-Lamer
ITALIAN - Faculty: Carlo Chiarenza, Clorinda Donato, Teresa Fiore
RUSSIAN - Faculty: Harold K. Schefski
SPANISH - Faculty: Harold L. Cannon, Maria Carreira, Alicia del Campo, Bonnie Gasior, Claire E. Martin, Alexander Rainof, Lisa Vollendorf
Administrative Analyst/Specialist: Cindy McCarty

Students desiring information should contact the department office for referral to one of the faculty advisors. Credential advisors, Undergraduate Advisor, Graduate Advisor.

Teaching Assistantships in French, German, and Spanish

Teaching Assistantships and Research Assistantships are available for qualified students in the French, German and Spanish M.A. Program.  New applicants for Teaching Assistantships must have been accepted into the M.A. Program and must present a letter of application, a resume, a complete set of transcripts, and arrange for three confidential letters of recommendation to be sent to the Graduate Coordinator.  Teaching Assistants are required to enroll in RGR 524 (Second Language Acquisition) and RGR 601 (Teaching Methodology). Students are also encouraged to apply for financial assistance under the Federal Work-Study Program.

Scholarships Available in the Romance, German, Russian Languages and Literatures Department
The Department awards over $20,000 of scholarships annually. Please contact the department office for application deadlines.