Contact Us

The Department of Romance, German, and Slavic Languages and Literatures is located at:

801 22nd St. NW, Suite 513 (Phillips Hall)
Washington, DC 20052
(202) 994-6330 (phone)               
(202) 994-9126 (fax)
[email protected]

Office Staff

Carliss Parker-Smith, Dept. Op. and Special Projects Manager

Tyana Butler, Sr. Administrative Assistant


Department Officers

Mohssen Esseesy, Department Chair

Richard Robin,  Director of Russian Language

Margaret Gonglewski, Director of German Language

Mary Beth Stein, Director of German Literature

Masha Belenky, Director of French Literature 

D. Bradford Marshall, Director of French Language

Lynn Westwater, Director of Italian Language and Literature

Peter Rollberg, Director of Russian Literature

Victor Valdivia, Director of Spanish Language

Heather Bamford, Director of Spanish Literature

Study Abroad Advisors

Important Note:  Study Abroad advising and credit transfers are available 
during the Fall and Spring semesters. There is no advising during the 
French Advisors
Language Courses
D Bradford Marshall (A-M)
Jocelyne Brant  (N-Z)
Literature Courses
Masha Belenky (A-M)
Pauline Goul  (N-Z)
German Advisors
Language Courses
Literature Courses
Italian Advisors
Language Courses
Literature Courses
Portuguese Advisor
Language and Literature Courses:
Russian Advisors
Language Courses
Literature Courses
Spanish Advisor 
Language Courses
Literature Courses

study abroad