Robert Godwin-Jones, PhD


Professor, German and International Studies

Professor of Foreign Languages

PhD, University of Illinois 1977
MA, 1973
BA, Franklin and Marshall College, 1971

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Fax - 804.827.3479

Office - Lafayette Hall Room 317 
            312 N. Shafer St. 
            Richmond, VA 23220

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Dr. Godwin-Jones has been at VCU since 1979. He received his B.A. in 1971 at Franklin and Marshall College in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, majoring in French and German. In 1973, he received his M.A. in Comparative Literature (German, French, and English). He received his Doctorate at the University of Illinois-Champaigne/ Urbana in 1977. He is also an active member of Delta Phi Alpha German Honorary Society, Phi Kappa Phi Honorary Society, Modern Language Association, Northern Wisconsin Council for Foreign Languages, American Association of Teachers of German, American Association of Teachers of French, Foreign Language Association of Virginia, Southern Comparative Literature Association, and Calico. Dr. Godwin-Jones also established the multimedia Foreign Language Computer Center, now known as the World Studies Media Center.