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Germain Choffart, Lecturing Fellow

Germain Choffart

Germain Choffart’s research interests focus on second-language acquisition, teaching dis/misinformation in multicultural and multi-linguistic contexts, the study of graphic novels and film for developing critical thinking in a foreign language, and the use of theatre and improvisation in the classroom. He holds an M.A. in French Literature from the University of Kentucky, with an emphasis on 19th and 20th century works, and an M.A. in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) from Greensboro College. He received his Licence (B.A.) from the Université de Metz, France, with a focus on American & British history, American & British literature, English grammar, and linguistics. In addition to teaching, his professional duties include being the coordinator French 101. He is also an actor performing with theatre and film companies in the Raleigh/Durham area. 

Contact Info:
Office Location:  015 Language Center, Durham, NC 27708
Office Phone:  (919) 660-3133
Email Address: send me a message
Web Page:

Teaching (Fall 2023):

  • FRENCH 101.01, ELEMENTARY FRENCH 1 Synopsis
    Languages 109, MTuWF 12:00 PM-01:00 PM
  • FRENCH 101.02, ELEMENTARY FRENCH 1 Synopsis
    Languages 109, MTuWF 01:40 PM-02:40 PM
    Languages 109, MWF 03:20 PM-04:20 PM

M.A.Greensboro College2021
M.A.University of Kentucky2009
Licence (BA)Université de Metz2005

Research Interests: Second language acquisition, theater & performing arts in education, instructional technology, cultural events

Selected Grant Support

  • Oral Assignments Fellows for Language Faculty, Duke University Center for Instructional Technology.      

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