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Lernik Hovsepyan

Ph.D. Student

E-mail: lernik.hov@ucla.edu Office: Royce Hall B12 Fields of interest: 19th Century; French Women Writers; Neologisms and Translatability

Lernik Leon Rafayel Hovsepyan is a Ph.D. student in the UCLA Department of French & Francophone Studies whose research interests include the 19th Century, French Women Writers, Neologisms and Translatability. Lernik holds two Master’s degrees in French Studies from Cal State University (2011) and Liberal studies from Arizona State University (2014).


  • M.A. in Liberal studies, Arizona State University
  • M.A. in French Studies, Cal State University, Long Beach
  • B.A. in French, Cal State University, Long Beach
  • CPhil French & Francophone Studies, UCLA

Courses commonly taught

  • French 2
  • French 3
  • French 5