E. Nicole Meyer

Professor

E. Nicole Meyer

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Department of English & World 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. Chevalier dans l'Ordre des Palmes académiques, she is currently completing Fractured Families in French and Francophone Women’s Autobiography. Her co-edited volume Teaching Diversity and Inclusion: Examples from a French Classroom (Routledge 2021) is in press, and follows her co-edited volume, Rethinking the French Classroom: New Approaches to Teaching Contemporary French and Francophone Women (Routledge 2019). 2021 recipient of the Louis K. Bell 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. She is Vice-President of Women In French, an international organization.

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  • AH E343

Education

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

  • MA, Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 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

  • Louis K. Bell Research Award (2021) Augusta University, 2021

  • Pamplin College Research Award, 2021. Nominated [awarded, May 2021]. Pamplin College (Augusta University), 2021

  • Chevalier dans l'Ordre des palmes académiques République Française, 2021

  • Boundless Teaching Award, Center for Instructional Innovation Augusta University, 2020

  • Fellow, 24th annual Holocaust Educational Foundation Summer Institute on the Holocaust and Jewish Civilization, Holocaust Educational Foundation of Northwestern University Holocaust Educational Foundation of Northwestern University, 2019

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • FREN 1001

    Elementary French I
  • FREN 1002

    Elementary French II
  • FREN 3510

    Intro to French Literature
  • FREN 4950

    Selected Topics in French

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

  • Penfornis, Jean-Luc. Français.com. Français professionnel. Niveau débutant A1-A2. Third edition. , 2021
    Book Review
  • Toumi, Alek Baylee. AmericCamus 1959: Albert Camus en Amérique maccarthyste. , 2021
    Book Review
  • , 2021
    Book, Scholarly-New
  • “Essential Reads" (Appendix), 2021
    Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New
  • “Introduction", 2021
    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

  • Faculty Research and Development Committee 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • 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

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

  • Augusta University Faculty Senate Faculty Development Committee 2020 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Augusta U Representative / Director /of Foreign Language Alliance for International Rapport (FLAIR) at Augusta University, August 2019-present 2019 - Present

  • Director of Foreign Language Alliance for International Rapport (FLAIR) at Augusta University, 2019 - Present

    Role: Other
  • 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

Professional Service

  • Women in French / Vice-President 2020 - Present

    Role: Officer, Vice President
  • Conference Committee, Conference Committee, The Tenth International Women in French Conference, « Voix et voies des marges » / “Margins: Voices and Pathways,” Iowa State University 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • External Evaluator, tenure; research; prizes, etc. 2019 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Reviewer, 2018 American Association of Teachers of French Convention Proceedings, Spring 2019. 2019 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • Chair, American Association of Teachers of French, National Commission, French for Special Purposes 2019 - Present

    Role: Chairperson

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