Administration & Directorship

2018-19 Administrative Team

Martine Guyot-Bender

Martine Guyot-Bender

General Director (Clinton) 2017-18 and Resident Director in Paris 2018-19

Note on Supervision

Hamilton in France is under the supervision of Hamilton's Department of French and Francophone Studies and the Programs Abroad Committee in consultation with the Academic Council of Hamilton College. Hamilton in France is fully accredited and periodically reviewed by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.

Hamilton College French professors, and occasional guest directors, direct the program on a rotating basis. The resident director in Paris communicates regularly with the College, which ensures that Hamilton standards and policies are maintained. Supporting each director is a team of professionals in the United States and France who have substantial experience in international undergraduate education. Hamilton in France also maintains contact with the American Embassy about security all over the world and requires its students to register with the American Embassy in Paris immediately upon arrival.

active Directors

(rotating on an annual basis)

Martine Guyot-Bender

Professor of French, Hamilton College; Licence Université de Metz; A.M. and Ph.D., University of Oregon
2018-19, 2014-15, 2011-12, 2007-08, 2006-07, 2001-02, 1997-98, 1992-93

Roberta L. Krueger

Professor of French, Hamilton College; A.B., Wesleyan University; A.M. and Ph.D., University of California, Santa Cruz
2017-18, 2013-14, 2010-11, 2005-06, 2004-05, 2000-01, 1996-97, 1991-92, 1987-88, 1983-84

Cheryl A. Morgan

Professor of French, Hamilton College; A.B., Dartmouth College; M.A. Middlebury College; Ph.D., Columbia University
2016-17, 2012-13, 2009-10, 2002-03, 1998-99, 1993-94

Past Directors

Joseph E. Mwantuali, 2015-2016, 2008-09; Professor of French, Hamilton College; B.A. and M.A., University of Zaire; M.S., Southern New Hampshire University; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University.

John C. O'Neal, 2003-2004, 1999-2000, 1995-96, 1994-95, 1990-91, 1986-87; Professor of French, Hamilton College; A.B., Washington and Lee University; A.M., Middlebury College; Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles.

Rouben C. Cholakian, 1989-90, 1985-86, 1981-82, 1977-78, 1973-74, 1969-70, 1965-66; Professor of French, Hamilton College (1957-96).

James B. Davis, 1988-89, 1984-85, 1980-81, 1976-77, 1972-73, 1968-69, 1964-65, 1963-64; Professor of French, Hamilton College (1958-91).

Marcel I. Moraud, 1978-79, 1974-75, 1970-71, 1966-67, 1961-62, 1957-58; Professor of French, Hamilton College (1950-82); Marcel Moraud founded the Hamilton College Junior Year in France and was its first administrator (1980-82).

Franklin G. Hamlin, 1979-80, 1975-76, 1971-72, 1967-68, 1962-63, 1958-59; Professor of French, Hamilton College (1949-80).

Contact Information

Hamilton in France

Christian A. Johnson Hall
198 College Hill Road
Clinton, NY 13323
315-859-4201 315-859-4222
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