BA(Vind), MA(Dal), DEA, Doctorat(Paris-IV)
Dr. Christopher Elson serves as an Associate Professor of French and Canadian Studies in the King’s-Dalhousie Joint Faculty.
Dr. Elson began his post-secondary education in the Foundation Year Programme at the University of King’s College and graduated magna cum laude with a Joint Honours in Philosophy and French in 1986. After a year teaching in a French lycée in Lille, he completed an MA in Dalhousie’s Department of French. He honed his teaching skills as a tutor in the Foundation Year Programme from 1989-1991, and subsequently resumed his graduate studies at the Université de Paris IV (Sorbonne), where he focused on the relation of contemporary Poetics and Ethics. He also studied at the Collège International de Philosophie and received his Doctorat de Troisième Cycle (nouveau régime) in 1995.