Jill Gaeta

Jill Gaeta
Professional Title
Assistant Professor of French Studies

PhD/MA - Michigan State University

BA - University of Oregon

Jill came to UMD in 2015 to teach courses in French Studies, particularly French language and Francophone cultures and literatures. Her research interests focus on Francophone Caribbean and African literature for children and its socio-cultural implications. Currently she is pursuing a project that centers on Moroccan literature for children.

Jill also co-founded and currently leads the after school French Club at Congdon Elementary School, where UMD student volunteers teach French to primary students. 

Courses Taught:

FR 1101/1102 : Beginning French

FR 1201/1202 : Intermediate French

FR 4018 : Studies in Francophone Cultures and Literatures

Jill Gaeta in Morocco
Jill in Morocco