Faculty & Staff

BA, French, Missouri State University
MAT French; MA Applied Linguistics & PhD. in Language Education from Indiana University

Timothy Farley, Professor of French, holds a Ph.D. from Indiana University and has been at Truman since l990. He teaches courses in 1st, 2nd and 3rd year French classes, as well as the FREN 432 Stylistics and Translation. His specialty is foreign language pedagogy. 

As a member of the Department of Education, Dr. Farley serves as Specialty Director for Foreign Languages for Truman's Master of Arts in Education program; teaches the graduate-level methods course, and supervises teacher candidates during their internship. Since 2005, Dr. Farley has been an Advanced Placement Consultant for French.  He teaches AP Summer Institutes at Truman for current and future AP teachers; in  2011, he offered the French AP Institute in Montreal.

Dr. Farley also directs an EFL (English as a foreign language) program in Guangdong Province, China.  Truman students who participate in this program teach conversational English in the Wu Hua County Public Schools, located approximately 200 miles from Hong Kong. tfarley@truman.edu