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Molly Robinson

Associate Professor of French

Miller Hall

Molly Robinson joined the faculty of Lewis & Clark College in 2004. She has taught courses in French language, literature, and civilization, as well as seminars in French literat

Office Hours

Wednesdays 03:30pm - 04:30pm, Thursdays 11am - 12pm and by appointment.


French literature of the Middle Ages and of the 19th century


FREN 350. La Vocation passion: Littérature et créativité.

FREN 350. Bovary et Bovarysmes.

FREN 350. Les Femmes et leurs libertés.

FREN 410. Libertés, Égalités, Fraternités.

Professional Experience

Director, Lewis & Clark College Teaching Excellence Program (TEP), funded through grant from Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Faculty Advisor to The Pioneer Log, Lewis & Clark College Student Newspaper, 2013-present.

Certified Tester, Oral Proficiency Interview in French, American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages, since 2014.

Associate Editor, Linguistic Commentary Team, Award-winning World Wide Web Charrette project, Princeton University, 1997-2006. (

Academic Credentials

Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium. Candidature (1992) and Licence ès lettres romanes (1994).

Princeton University. PhD in Romance Languages and Literatures (2000).

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Molly Robinson’s office is located in room 326 of Miller.


voice 503-768-7422

Molly Robinson Associate Professor of French

World Languages and Literatures Lewis & Clark 0615 S.W. Palatine Hill Road MSC 30 Portland OR 97219 USA