COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 vaccines are available to all groups in PA. Let LVC know when you are fully vaccinated.

Dr. Rick Chamberlin
Associate Professor of French, German, and Global Studies

Academic Areas of Expertise:

  • French
  • German
  • Global Studies

Research Topics:

Intercultural communication, study abroad, identity in German and French literature & film

Professional Leadership & Major Awards

Positions and Awards

  • American Association of Teachers of German (AATG), College Representative, Central PA chapter.
  • Phi Sigma Iota language honorary, faculty advisor.
  • Fulbright research fellow, Karlsruhe, Germany, 1993-94.

Scholarly Work and Publications


“Enseignement à deux vitesses:  Das Lied Education nationale von Grand Corps Malade.” Der fremdsprachliche Unterricht Französisch 107. October 2010.

“Mes ore est li nuns remüez :  Intratextual Misinterpretations and Shifting Symbols in Marie de France’s ‘Eliduc.’” Cincinnati Romance Review 27. 2008.

“Coming Out of His Father’s Closet: Klaus Mann’s Der fromme Tanz as an Anti-Tod in Venedig.”  Monatshefte 97/4. Winter 2005.

“Got hât liut unde lant von manegem wunder gemaht’: an Example of the Marvelous as Allegory in Ulrich von Zatzikhoven’s Lanzelet.” Michigan Germanic Studies 24/1. Spring 1999.

Contact Info

Email Address


Humanities 301-A

Phone Number