Paul McDowell

Associate Teaching Professor, French

Paul McDowell


B.A., Northern Illinois University; M.A., University of Pennsylvania

Research Profile

Professor McDowell’s signature course is French Theatre Production, which he created in 1991, and has resulted in a student production of a French play en français each year since. He served as resident director of Notre Dame’s international study program in Angers, France from 1999-2001 and  2009-2011. McDowell was the chair of the Special Professional Faculty Executive Committee for the 2005-2006 academic year. He was the first SPF to be named a Kaneb Fellow in the academic year 2006-2007.

Contact Information

168 Decio Faculty Hall
Mailing Address:
University of Notre Dame
Department of Romance Languages and Literatures
343 O'Shaughnessy Hall
Notre Dame, IN 46556