Faculty & Staff

Dr. Robin White

Title: Associate Professor of English and French
Department: English, Modern Languages & Cultural Studies
Email: robin.white@nicholls.edu
Office Phone: 985-448-4854
Dept. Phone: 985-448-4453
Office Location: Peltier Hall Room 205B



B.A., Evergreen State College;
M.A., Ph.D., Louisiana State University


Robin White and her co-editor and co-translator, Dr. Joe Johnson, recently published
Friendship and Devotion, or Three Months in Louisiana by Camille Lebrun. This University Press of Mississippi translation appeared in 2021. Friendship and Devotion is a young adult novel dealing with19th-century Louisiana, gender, race, ethnicity, and discrimination.


Robin is a native of Pittsburgh, and has spent time on the West Coast, Europe, and West Africa. She moved to Louisiana in order to complete a doctoral program in French Studies at LSU. She considers herself lucky to work in Thibodaux here in Loufourche Parish where she is surrounded by French every day.


FREN 101: Elementary French I
ENGL 100: English Composition I: Intensive Writing
ENGL 102: English Composition II
ENGL 215: Introduction to Thematic Approaches to Literature
Literature of Social Justice