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Staff in French

The list below links to details about every member of staff in French; general enquiries should be addressed to

For details about others in the Faculty, see How to Contact us for general enquiries, or the full Faculty Staff List for specific individuals.


Academic Staff

Name Role Email Phone
Azérad, Prof Hugues Fellow and College Lecturer in French, Magdalene College (3) 35049
Birch, Dr Edmund College Lecturer (3) 35824
Chesters, Dr Tim University Senior Lecturer (3) 33271
Claussen, Dr Emma Trinity College Assistant Professor  
Crowley, Prof. Martin

Professor of Modern French Thought and Culture (3) 35576
Darlow, Prof. Mark Professor of Eighteenth-Century French Literature and Culture (3) 34947
Evans, Dr Georgina College Lecturer (3) 30264
Forsdick, Prof Charles Drapers Professor of French (7) 62100
Franklin-Brown, Dr Mary University Associate Professor (3) 34930
Gagne, Dr Christophe Associate Professor (3) 35049
Gilby, Prof. Emma

Director of Section

Professor of Early Modern French Literature and Thought (7) 60801
Griffin, Dr Miranda Associate Professor of Medieval French (7) 62223
Hammond, Prof Nicholas Professor of Early Modern French Literature and Culture (3) 35022
James, Prof Ian Professor of Modern French Philosophy and Thought (3) 34852
Jones, Prof. Mari Professor of French Linguistics and Language Change (3) 30859
Khalfa, Dr Jean College Senior Lecturer; British Academy/Leverhulme Trust Senior Research Fellow (3) 338468
Leigh, Dr John University Senior Lecturer (3) 32099
Mander, Prof. Jenny University Senior Lecturer (3) 35807
McMahon, Dr Laura University Lecturer in Film and Screen Studies (7) 60182
McNeill, Dr Isabelle Associate Professor (3) 32509
Price, Dr Emily Kate College Lecturer  
Qadiri, Dr Sura College Associate Teaching Officer (7) 63313
Sugden, Dr Rebecca College Lecturer (3) 32415
Tonneau, Dr Olivier College Lecturer (7) 47296
White, Dr Claire Associate Professor of French (7) 60182
White, Prof Nicholas Professor of Nineteenth-Century French Literature and Culture (3) 31972
Wilson, Prof Emma Professor of French Literature and the Visual Arts (3) 38065

Affiliated Lecturers

Name Role Email Phone
Boitani, Dr Giulia Affiliated Lecturer  
Brevet, Dr Anne-Laure Affiliated Lecturer

(5) 60660

Cobby, Dr Anne Affiliated Lecturer (3) 34934
Kistnareddy, Dr Ashwiny O. Affiliated Lecturer  
Mayeux, Dr Oliver Affiliated Lecturer  
Mitchell, Dr Rebecca Affiliated Lecturer  
Riddick, Dr Richard Affiliated Lecturer  

Postdoctoral Affiliates and JRFs

Name Role Email Phone
Baena, Dr Victoria Research Fellow  
Glaumaud-Carbonnier, Dr Marion European Union Marie Curie Postdoctoral Research Fellow  
Lampitt, Dr Matt Junior Research Fellow (3) 38703
O'Dwyer, Dr Jules

Research Fellow

(3) 38601 

Ravenhall, Dr Henry British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow  

Emeriti Professors

Name Role Email Phone
Burgwinkle, Prof Bill Professor of Medieval French and Occitan Literature (3) 31251
Courtney, Dr Cecil Emeritus Professor of French Intellectual History and Bibliography (3) 34934
Huot, Prof Sylvia Professor Emerita of Medieval French Literature (3) 39881
Moriarty, Prof Michael

Emeritus Professor of French

(3) 38254 

Prendergast, Prof Christopher Professor Emeritus in French and Fellow of the British Academy (3) 31659

Professional Services staff

Name Role Email Phone
Palmer, Ms Esther Section Coordinator (3) 35009