Mary Kathryn Tippett

Master's Student, M.S. ALIS-French

Member Of:
  • School of Modern Languages
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Mary Kathryn Tippett graduated from the University of Georgia with a B.A. in French. She has employed her French skills while teaching English in France, working at the Alliance Française of Atlanta, and in her current role in the French & Italian department at Emory University. For the majority of her career, she worked with refugee youth at a local refugee resettlement agency. She is particularly interested in improving her language skills and building upon her cross-cultural education in order to work with youth and French in the future. Mary Kathryn conducts research on Francophone minority groups, immigrant migration and youth studies.


Research Fields:
  • Applied, Cognitive and Socio-Cultural Linguistics
  • French
  • Pedagogy and Curriculum Development
  • Environment
  • African Studies
  • Development of Literacies
  • Education
  • Francophone Studies
  • Globalization and Localization
  • Higher Education: Teaching and Learning
  • Queer Studies
  • Sustainability
  • Youth Culture