Professor R. A. Oldaker, Coordinator
Department of Foreign Languages


304.424.8246 ext. 246

Mailing Address:

WVU Parkersburg
300 Campus Drive
Parkersburg, WV 26104

Office: Room 2300
Office Hours:

M, T, W, R  from 11:00 a,m.-12:15
T, R from 3:30 p.m. - 4:00.
or by appointment

Classroom: 2317

R. A. Oldaker is a tenured, full professor at WVUP. He teaches French, German, Japanese, Spanish, Greek, Latin, and ESL. His research interests include
historical linguistics, ancient writing systems, linguistic paleontology, language teaching methodologies, dialectology, Sanskrit, Hebrew, and Anglo-Saxon

In addition to foreign languages, Prof. Oldaker has taught extensively in the English Department in composition, the
research paper, developmental education, British literature, as well as survey courses in poetry, the short story, and drama.

Fall 2014 Courses:
French 101/102 combined (MW) 2:00
German 101/102 combined (TR) 12:30
Japanese 101/102 combined (TR) 2:00
Japanese 203 (T) 3:30
Japanese 204 (T) 3:15
Spanish 103 (MW) 12:30
Spanish 103 (TR)   4:00
Sociology 390 World Culture
Through Film (T) 7:00