On-Site Faculty + Staff

Francie Plough Seder

Francie Plough Seder is the on-site director and lecturer in French for the Trinity in Paris program. While studying French at Trinity, Francie spent her junior year in Paris. She received her M.A. in French studies from Middlebury College and returned to Paris in 1988, where she has lived and worked ever since.
Francie is one of the founding directors of the Trinity-in-Paris program. In 2006, she created our Buddy system, a program of linguistic and cultural exchanges with French students.  Whether she is teaching interculturalism or French or directing, Francie emphasizes cross-cultural understanding in all aspects of the program.