Robert White, PhD

Professor of French and Instructor of Piano

Degrees and Certifications

  • BA, Rollins College, French
  • Fulbright Scholar to France
  • Diplôme de littérature française contemporaine, La Sorbonne, Paris
  • PhD, University of Colorado, French Language and Literature; related field, German Lieder
  • Diplôme supérieur d’ exécution de musique de chambre, École Normale de Musique de Paris, Paris, France
  • Licence d'enseignement de piano, École Normale de Musique de Paris, Paris, France

Experience/Background

  • 1966-present: Professor of French, Lynchburg College
  • 1968-present, Adjunct Professor of Piano, Lynchburg College
  • 1972: Fulbright Junior Lecturer, Strasbourg, France

Honors and Awards

  • 1962: Woodrow Wilson Fellow
  • 1962-1963: Fulbright Scholar to France
  • 1963-1964: Second Fulbright Scholarship
  • 1972: Fulbright Junior Lecturer, Strasbourg, France
  • 2006: Rosser Teaching Award

Professional/ Research Interests

  • 20th-century French literature
  • Musical performance

Courses Taught

  • Elementary, Intermediate French
  • Survey of French Literature
  • Piano
  • Senior Symposium
Phone: 
434.544.8311
Email: 
white.r@lynchburg.edu
Office: 
Carnegie 114