Klaus, Carrie F., Ph.D.
Dean of Faculty and Professor of Modern Languages (French)
A graduate of DePauw, Carrie F. Klaus earned an M.A. (1996) and Ph.D. (2000) in French from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Her areas of interest include French-language women writers of the sixteenth through eighteenth centuries and exchanges among French and English women writers during this period. She is the translator of the first full-length English-language version of Jeanne de Jussie's Short Chronicle (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2006), a narrative of the Protestant Reformation of Geneva, and has published articles on Jussie, on Germaine de Staël, and on Brussels-born writer and translator Cornélie Wouters. Prof. Klaus teaches all levels of French at DePauw.