E. Nicole Meyer

Professor

E. Nicole Meyer

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Department of English and Foreign Languages

Bio

E. Nicole Meyer is Professor of French and Women’s and Gender Studies at Augusta University, having Chaired the Department of English and Foreign Languages. She is currently completing Fractured Families in French and Francophone Women’s Autobiography. Her co-edited book project is a co-edited volume, Rethinking the French Classroom: New Approaches to Teaching Contemporary French and Francophone Women (Routledge 2019) appeared in December 2018. She publishes on a wide array of topics from French and Francophone women’s autobiography to Flaubert, French for Specific Purposes, Service-Learning, contemporary French cinema and 19th-, 20th- and 21st- century French and Francophone literature. She is editor of French, Francophone and Comparative Literatures for the Rocky Mountain Review and Chair of the national AATF Commission, French for Specific Purposes

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Education

  • Ph.D., Romance Languages, Literatures University of Pennsylvania, 1988

  • MA, Romance Languages, Literatures University of Pennsylvania, 1983

  • MA, Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General Johns Hopkins University, 1982

  • BA, French Language and Literature University of Wisconsin - Madi, 1980

Awards & Honors

  • Chair, National Commission of French for Specific Purposes American Association of Teachers of French, 2019

  • Invited member, French Standards Task Force, 2019- American Association of Teachers of French, 2019

  • Schusterman Center for Israel Studies Summer Institute for Israel Studies, Summer 2018. Grant, stipend and all costs to attend Seminar held in Massachusetts and in Israel. My course proposal: Reading Across the Boundaries: French and Israeli Autobiography.Awarded Feb. 2018 for June-July 2018. Schusterman Center for Israel Studies (Brandeis University), 2018

  • Scholarly Activity Award Fall 2017 OFDTE, 2017

  • PPIF Pamplin College, AU, 2017

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • FREN 1001

    Elementary French I
  • FREN 3400

    French Phonetics
  • FREN 1002

    Elementary French II
  • FREN 4950

    Selected Topics in French: French Post-1950 Life Writing
  • ENGL 4360

    Studies in World Literature

Teaching Interests

French and Francophone Contemporary Women’s Autobiographies, Nineteenth-and Twentieth-Century Novel, Representation of the Body in French Literature, French for Specific Purposes (French for Health and Medical Professions, Business French), Interdisciplinary Humanities: Fractured Families, Questions of Race and Ethnicity

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Manley, Joan H. Stuart Smith, John T. McMinn-Reyna and Marc A. Prévost. Horizons. 7th edition. French Review 92.4 (May 2019): 283. forthcoming., 2019
    Book Review
  • Donadey, Anne, Ed. Approaches to Teaching the Works of Assia Djebar. MLA, 2017., 2018
    Book Review
  • Anissimov, Myriam. Les Yeux bordés de reconnaissance. Paris: Seuil, 2017., forthcoming., 2018
    Book Review
  • Rethinking the French Classroom: New Approaches to Teaching French and Francophone Women , 2018
    Book, Scholarly-New
  • "Fractured Families: Program Growth through Innovative Teaching of French and Francophone Women's Autobiography", 2018
    Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New

Research Interests

French and Francophone Contemporary Women’s Autobiographies, Nineteenth-and Twentieth-Century Novel, Representation of the Body in French Literature, French for Specific Purposes (French for Health and Medical Professions, Business French), Interdisciplinary Humanities: Fractured Families, Questions of Race and Ethnicity

Department Service

  • Creative Writing Hire, EFL attendee of meetings 2018 - Present

    Role: Attendee, Meeting
  • Curriculum Mapping committee of 3 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Portfolio advisor 2016 - Present

    Role: Faculty Advisor
  • Selection committee, Alpha Mu Gamma Student Award 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Advisor, French program 2015 - Present

    Role: Faculty Advisor

College Service

  • Humanities Curriculum Committee 2015 - Present

    Role: Attendee, Meeting
  • WGST Executive Committee, Pamplin College 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • FLAIR Foreign Language Alliance for International Relations Steering Committee 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Search Committee at Georgia Regents University (Assistant Dean) 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Teaching Mentor, Julie Sibley, Art 2017 - 2017

    Role: Mentor

University Service

  • college representative, Faculty Rights and Responsibilities Committee – 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • college representatives to the University Senate and Senate committees Dispute Resolution and Grievance Committee 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • WGST Symposium--moderator of Session 2017 - Present

    Role: Guest Speaker
  • Randomized Coffee Trials 2016 - Present

    Role: Attendee, Meeting
  • Future of the Humanities Committee / faculty representative from EFL 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • Liverpool University Press 2018 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Book
  • Advisory Board Member, Georgia Department of Education World Language University/College Advisory Board, 2017 - Present

    Role: Other
  • ACTFL (American Council of Teachers in Foreign Languages) Mentor 2017 - Present

    Role: Mentor
  • World Language and Global Issues Guest Speaker Database/ listed as expert 2017 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Women in French (international organization) 2017 - Present

    Role: Mentor

Public Service

  • Augusta Jewish Federation 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Interview Committee, Executive Director Search 2017 - 2018

    Role: Committee Member
  • Augusta Jewish Federation, Campaign Chair 2016 - 2017

    Role: Officer, Vice President
  • Introduced Mentalist Sidney Friedman at AJF Fundraiser 2017

    Role: Other