People

People in French

La poétique de la durée s’efforce d’apaiser l’hier fiévreux, de tramer ce lointain devenir.

— Glissant

Seda Chavdarian

Senior Lecturer and Acting Director of the Language Program

  • Office Location: 4311 Dwinelle
  • Office Hours: Mondays and Thursdays 10-11 or by appointment

2001 Distinguished Teaching Award.

2008 Faculty Award for Outstanding Mentorship of Graduate Student Instructors.

Acting Director: Lower Division.

Director: Summer Sessions Paris Program 2002-2007

Research interests include Applied Linguistics, Second Language Acquisition and Pedagogy, Twentieth Century Literature/Nouveau-Roman/Michel Butor, Francophone women writers. Publications in various literary journals and special editions.