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Dr Jacqueline Ann Fay

  • Associate Professor, English
 www.jacquelinefay.com

Education

    • 2003 PhD in English Language and Literature
      University of Notre Dame, 2003
    • 1995 M Phil in Old English Literature
      University of Manchester, 1995
    • 1994 BA in English Lanugage and Literature
      University of Manchester, 1994
      (Distinction: Summa cum laude)

Appointments

    • Aug 2018 to Present Associate Chair
      English ,University of Texas at Arlington (Arlington, TX, United States)
    • Aug 2010 to Present Associate Professor
      English ,University of Texas at Arlington (Arlington, TX, United States)
    • Aug 2003 to May 2010 Assistant Professor
      English ,University of Texas at Arlington (Arlington, TX, United States)
    • Aug 2002 to May 2003 Visiting Assistant Professor
      English ,University of Texas at Arlington (Arlington, TX, United States)

Memberships

    • 2004 to Present Modern Language Association
    • 2003 to Present International Society of Anglo-Saxonists

Awards and Honors

    • May  2018 COLA Faculty Research Endowment Grant sponsored by College of Liberal Arts, UTA
    • Dec  2015 Faculty Fellow sponsored by Center for Service Learning, University of Texas at Arlington
    • Dec  2015 Faculty Fellow sponsored by Sustainability in the Curriculum, University of Texas at Arlington
    • Dec  2015 Semester Research Leave sponsored by University of Texas at Arlington
    • Dec  2008 Provost Travel/Professional Development Award sponsored by Office of the Provost, University of Texas at Arlington
    • Dec  2007 Provost Travel/Professional Development Award sponsored by Office of the Provost, University of Texas at Arlington
    • Dec  2007 Semester Research Leave sponsored by University of Texas at Arlington
    • Dec  2006 Faculty Development Semester Research Leave sponsored by University of Texas at Arlington
    • Dec  2006 NEH Summer Seminar: "Holy Men and Holy Women of Anglo-Saxon England" sponsored by National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)
    • Dec  2006 Provost Travel/Professional Development Award sponsored by University of Texas at Arlington
    • Dec  2005 Provost Travel/Professional Development Award sponsored by University of Texas at Arlington

Publications

      Book Review 2018
      • Review of Gates, Jay Paul, and Nicole Marafioti, eds. Capital and Corporal Punishment in Anglo-Saxon England. Anglo-Saxon Studies, 23. Woodbridge: Boydell, 2014.
        [Fay, JacquelineAnn].

      Other Submitted
      • "Women as Patients in Old English Medical Texts"
        [Fay, JacquelineAnn].

      Journal Article Submitted
      • Becoming an Onion: the Extra-Human Nature of Genital Difference in late Anglo-Saxon England
        [Fay, JacquelineAnn].
      Submitted
      • The Farmacy: Wild and Cultivated Plants in Anglo-Saxon England
        [Fay, JacquelineAnn].

      Other 2017
      • Encyclopedia of Medieval British Literature
        [Echard, Siân, Rouse, Robert , Fay, JacquelineAnn, Fulton, Helen, Rector, Geoff]. 5 vols. , Oxford: "Wiley Blackwell".
      2017
      • "Aidan"
        [Fay, JacquelineAnn]. 5 vols. , Oxford: "Wiley Blackwell".
      2017
      • "Monkwearmouth-Jarrow"
        [Fay, JacquelineAnn]. 5 vols. , Oxford: "Wiley Blackwell".

      Book Chapter 2017
      • Medieval Gender
        [Fay, JacquelineAnn, Alaimo, Stacy]. 35-47 [.] London: "Macmillan Press".

      Book Review 2016
      • Review of Home's The Peterborough Version of the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle
        [Fay, JacquelineAnn].
      2016
      • Review of Piers Mitchell's Sanitation, Latrines, and Intestinal Parisites in Past Populations
        [Fay, JacquelineAnn].

      Book Chapter 2013
      • Bodies of Land: The Place of Gender in the Old English Martyrology
        [Fay, JacquelineAnn, Szarmach, P. E. ]. 30-53 [.] Toronto: "Toronto University Press".

      Book Review 2013
      • Review of Guillemette Bolens' The Style of Gestures: Embodiment and Cognition in Literary Narrative
        [Fay, JacquelineAnn].

      Other 2012
      • A Handbook for Anglo-Saxon Studies
        [Fay, JacquelineAnn, Trilling, Renee]. 448 [.] Oxford: "Wiley-Blackwell".

      Book Review 2011
      • Review of Nicholas Howe's Writing the Map of Anglo-Saxon England: Essays in Cultural Geography
        [Fay, JacquelineAnn]. 86, 508-510 [.]

      Book Chapter 2010
      • Emergent Englishness
        [Fay, JacquelineAnn, Treharne, Elaine, Walker, Greg]. 496-514 [.] Oxford: "Oxford University Press".
      2010
      • Sentence to Story: Reading the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle as Formulary
        [Fay, JacquelineAnn, Jorgensen, Alice]. 28 [.] "Brepols International: Turnhout".

      Journal Article 2010
      Book Review 2008
      • Review of Alastair Minnis and Jane Roberts's (ed.) Text, Image, Interpretation: Studies in Anglo-Saxon Literature and Its Insular Context in Honour of Eamonn O'Carragain
        [Fay, JacquelineAnn]. DOI http://dx.doi.org/doi: 10.1093/res/hgn034

      Journal Article 2007
      • Teaching and Learning Guide for: Second-rate Stories: Changing Approaches to the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle
        [Fay, JacquelineAnn]. 5, 165-169 [.] "Literature Compass".

      Book Chapter 2006
      • Old Names of Kings and Shadows: Reading Documentary Lists
        [Fay, JacquelineAnn, Howe , Nicholas, Karkov, Catherine]. 109-131 [.] Tempe: "Medieval and Renaissance Text Series".
      2006
      • The Interests of Compounding: Angelcynn to Englaland in the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle
        [Fay, JacquelineAnn, Magennis , Hugh , Wilcox, Jonathan]. 337-367 [.] Morgantown: "West Virginia University Press".

      Journal Article 2006
      • Second-rate Stories: Changing Approaches to the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle
        [Fay, JacquelineAnn]. 3, 1-13 [.] "Literature Compass".

      Journal Article 2004
      • What (and Where) is the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle About: Spatial Syntax in the C-text
        [Fay, JacquelineAnn]. 86(2), 87-104 [.]

      Journal Article 1997
      • Cynewulf as Author: Medieval Reality or Modern Myth?
        [Fay, JacquelineAnn]. 79, 25-39 [.]

Presentations

    • April  2019
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, ""New Materialism, Old English: A Lab Session"", Simon Fraser University, Vancouver. (April , 2019).
    • October  2018
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, ""Becoming an Onion: the Extra-Human Nature of Genital Difference in late Anglo-Saxon England"", University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL. (October , 2018).
    • September  2018
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Project presentation", Stanford University, Stanford University. (September , 2018).
    • May  2018
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, ""How Does Anglo-Saxon Medicine Work?"", UTA Honors College, Arlington TX. (May , 2018).
    • May  2018
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Response to "New Voices in Anglo-Saxon Studies"", Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI. (May , 2018).
    • January  2018
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "The Weeds We Are: The Trans-Planted Politics Of Eleventh-Century England", Modern Language Association, New York, NY. (January , 2018).
    •  2017
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "The Weeds We Are: The Trans-Planted Politics of Eleventh-Century England", Center for Theory, University of Texas at Arlington, , Arlington, TX. ( , 2017).
    • August  2017
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Translating Gender in Old English Medical Texts", University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii. (August , 2017).
    • July  2017
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Treating Age in Anglo-Saxon Medical Texts", University of Leeds, Leeds, England. (July , 2017).
    • June  2017
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Compiling a Thematic Diachronic Corpus: Challenges in Piloting H-CODE", Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland. (June , 2017).
    • May  2017
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Ways to Enliven a Dead Language", Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI. (May , 2017).
    •  2016
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Material Virginity in Old English Medical Texts", Dublin, Ireland. ( , 2016).
    • November  2016
      Fay, JacquelineAnn (Author & Presenter), Stvan , Laurel (Author & Presenter), Nerur, Sridhar (Author & Presenter), "What's Healthy Then and Now: Gathering Texts for the Corpus of American Discourses on Health ", University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX. (November , 2016).
    • September  2016
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Being a Plant in Anglo-Saxon England", Texas A&M University, College Station, TX. (September , 2016).
    • May  2016
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "The Fragmented Corpus of Old English Medical Texts", Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI. (May , 2016).
    • April  2016
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Finding Nature in Anglo-Saxon England: Plants and People in Old English Medical Texts", Sewanee: The University of the South, Sewanee, TN. (April , 2016).
    •  2015
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Beowulf and Scandinavians", Seville, Spain. ( , 2015).
    • January  2014
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Wundorlice hit hæleð: Wounds and Wonders in Old English Medical Texts ", Modern Language Association , Chicago, IL. (January , 2014).
    • May  2013
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Gathering Petulant Plants: New Materialism and the Vegetable Agency of Early Medieval Medicine", University of Turku , Finland. (May , 2013).
    • February  2013
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Gathering Petulant Plants: New Materialism and the Vegetable Agency of Early Medieval Medicine", University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX. (February , 2013).
    •  2009
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Before and After Theory: Seeing Through the Body in Early Medieval England", Center for Theory, Univerity of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX. ( , 2009).
    •  2009
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Location, Location, Location: Time and Place in the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle", Denton, TX. ( , 2009).
    •  2008
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "The Dream of the Rood", Dallas, TX. ( , 2008).
    • July  2008
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "On Gendered Ground: Saintly Bodies and the Writing of Political Territory", University of Leeds, Leeds, England. (July , 2008).
    • May  2008
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Is There a Theory in the House of Old English Studies?", Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI. (May , 2008).
    •  2007
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Before Prejudice? Danes and Monsters in Anglo-Saxon England", University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX. ( , 2007).
    •  2007
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Her Again: Deictic Syntax in the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle", International Society of Anglo-Saxonists, London. ( , 2007).
    • January  2007
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Cutting Time: Danes and Englishness in the reign of Æþelred", Modern Language Association, Chicago, IL. (January , 2007).
    •  2006
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Beowulf and Anglo-Saxon England", Dallas-Fort Worth, TX. ( , 2006).
    • October  2006
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "On Gendered Ground: Saintly Bodies and the Writing of Political Territory", Baylor University, Waco, TX. (October , 2006).
    • October  2006
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Side Effects", South Central Modern Language Association, Dallas, TX. (October , 2006).
    • July  2006
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Heorot as Museum: Structures of Display in Beowulf", University of Leeds, Leeds, England. (July , 2006).
    • April  2006
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Reading the Anglo-Saxon Chronicleas Formulary", Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada. (April , 2006).
    • July  2004
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Old Names of Kings and Shadows: Reading the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle as List", Centre for Medieval Studies, University of York, York, England. (July , 2004).
    • July  2004
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "The Interests of Compounding: How England Takes Place", University of Leeds, Leeds, England. (July , 2004).
    • January  2004
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Reading Repetition in Beowulf", Modern Language Association, Philadelphia, PA. (January , 2004).
    • August  2003
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Lists of Places and the Place of Lists in Writing Anglo-Saxon England", International Society of Anglo-Saxonists, Phoenix, AZ. (August , 2003).
    • May  2003
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "What (and Where) is the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle About?: Spatial History", West Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI. (May , 2003).
    •  2002
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Lists of Places and the Place of Lists in Writing Anglo-Saxon England", Ohio State University, Columbus, OH. ( , 2002).
    • July  2002
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Translating Places", University of Leeds, Leeds, England. (July , 2002).
    • May  2001
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Writing Home: the Eventful Landscape of Bede’s Ecclesiastical History", West Michigan University, Kalamzoo, MI. (May , 2001).
    • May  1999
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, ""Anagrammatic Writing": Re-Reading the Cynewulfian Runes", West Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI. (May , 1999).
    • July  1998
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Historicizing Narrative in Old English Prose", University of Leeds, Leeds, England. (July , 1998).
    •  1997
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Sharon Turner’s History of the Anglo-Saxons: Conflict, conservatism and the Anglo-Saxon Englishman", University of Washington, Seattle, WA. ( , 1997).
    • October  1997
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "Re-reading the Cynewulfian Runes: Significance, Signification, Signature", South Central Modern Language Association, Dallas, TX. (October , 1997).
    • July  1996
      Fay, JacquelineAnn, "The Concept of Authorship", University of Leeds, Leeds, England. (July , 1996).

Support & Funding

This data is entered manually by the author of the profile and may duplicate data in the Sponsored Projects section.
    • 2016 to 2017 "Changes in Vernacular Perspectives on Health: Medieval to Modern Texts Highlighting Food and Health" sponsored by  - $
      (Funded)
    • 2008 to 2009 "Theorizing Anglo-Saxon Studies" Interdisciplinary Symposium sponsored by  - $
      (Funded)
    • 2008 to 2009 Start-Up Grant for Minor in Medieval Studies and Early Modern Studies and "Living on the Edge in the Medieval and Early Modern World" Conference sponsored by  - $
      (Funded)

Students Supervised

    • July 2018
      Kaci McCourt, Kaci successfully defended her PhD thesis on Arthurian literature during Summer semester 2018 (English)
    • Mar 2018
      Latisha Rehn, (English)

Courses

      • ENGL 6391-049 GRADUATE READINGS
        (Course Id: 104593)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • ENGL 5300-001 THEORY & PRAC ENGL STUDIES
        (Course Id: 104507)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • ENGL 4325-001 CHAUCER
        (Course Id: 104462 | Servlearn: No)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • ENGL 5300-001 THEORY & PRAC ENGL STUDIES
        (Course Id: 104507 | Servlearn: No)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • ENGL 4325-001 CHAUCER
        (Course Id: 104462 | Servlearn: No)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • ENGL 2384-004 STRUCTURE MODERN ENGLISH
        (Course Id: 104436 | Servlearn: No)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • ENGL 4301-001 HIST ENGL LANG
        (Course Id: 104440 | Servlearn: No)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • ENGL 5300-001 THEORY & PRAC ENGL STUDIES
        (Course Id: 104507 | Servlearn: No)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • ENGL 4301-001 HIST ENGL LANG
        (Course Id: 104440)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ENGL 4381-001 MEDIEVAL LITERATURE
        (Course Id: 104492)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ENGL 3351-002 HIST BRIT LIT I
        (Course Id: 104420)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • ENGL 4301-001 HIST ENGL LANG
        (Course Id: 104440)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • ENGL 4301-001 HIST ENGL LANG
        (Course Id: 104440)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • ENGL 4399-003 SENIOR SEMINAR
        (Topic: Oaths | Course Id: 104503)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • ENGL 4301-001 HIST ENGL LANG
        (Course Id: 104440)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ENGL 4391-049 LITERATURE CONFERENCE COURSE
        (Course Id: 104501)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ENGL 5301-001 MEDIEVAL ENGLISH LITERATURE
        (Course Id: 104508)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ENGL 3351-002 HIST BRIT LIT I
        (Course Id: 104420)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ENGL 3351-003 HIST BRIT LIT I
        (Course Id: 104420)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ENGL 4301-001 HIST ENGL LANG
        (Course Id: 104440)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ENGL 3351-001 HIST BRIT LIT I
        (Course Id: 104420)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ENGL 5301-001 MEDIEVAL ENGLISH LITERATURE
        (Course Id: 104508)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ENGL 3351-003 HIST BRIT LIT I
        (Course Id: 104420)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ENGL 4301-001 HIST ENGL LANG
        (Course Id: 104440)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ENGL 4390-001 INTERNSHIP IN ENGLISH
        (Course Id: 104500)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ENGL 6391-049 GRADUATE READINGS
        (Course Id: 104593)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ENGL 4301-001 HIST ENGL LANG
        (Course Id: 104440)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • HUMA 5698-001 THESIS
        (Course Id: 107197)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ENGL 5331-001 TPCS LANG OR DISCOURSE STUDIES
        (Topic: History of English Language | Course Id: 104530)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ENGL 7399-049 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ENGL 3351-003 HIST BRIT LIT I
        (Course Id: 104420)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ENGL 4301-001 HIST ENGL LANG
        (Course Id: 104440)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ENGL 5300-502 THEORY & PRAC ENGL STUDIES
        (Course Id: 104507)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • HUMA 5698-001 THESIS
        (Course Id: 107197)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • HUMA 5398-001 THESIS
        (Course Id: 107196)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2012
      • ENGL 4301-001 HIST ENGL LANG
        (Course Id: 104440)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • HUMA 5698-003 THESIS
        (Course Id: 107197)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ENGL 6335-001 TOPICS IN ENGLISH LITERATURE
        (Topic: Book Cultures | Course Id: 104586)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ENGL 4301-001 HIST ENGL LANG
        (Course Id: 104440)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ENGL 4301-002 HIST ENGL LANG
        (Course Id: 104440)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ENGL 4399-003 SENIOR SEMINAR
        (Course Id: 104503)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • HUMA 5698-001 THESIS
        (Course Id: 107197)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ENGL 6399-048 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 104594)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2011
      • HUMA 5398-001 THESIS
        (Course Id: 107196)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2011
      • ENGL 6391-048 GRADUATE READINGS
        (Course Id: 104593)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ENGL 6191-048 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 104569)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ENGL 4391-048 LIT CONFERENCE
        (Course Id: 104501)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ENGL 5301-001 MEDIEVAL ENGLISH LITERATURE
        (Course Id: 104508)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ENGL 4399-004 SENIOR SEMINAR
        (Course Id: 104503)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • HUMA 5698-001 THESIS
        (Course Id: 107197)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ENGL 6699-049 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 104596)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ENGL 3351-003 HIST BRIT LIT I
        (Course Id: 104420)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ENGL 4301-001 HIST ENGL LANG
        (Course Id: 104440)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ENGL 4301-002 HIST ENGL LANG
        (Course Id: 104440)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • HONR-LA 3304-001 SPECIAL TOPICS
        (Topic: British Literature I | Course Id: 110922)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ENGL 5698-049 THESIS
        (Course Id: 104567)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • HUMA 5698-001 THESIS
        (Course Id: 107197)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • HUMA 5398-001 THESIS
        (Course Id: 107196)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2010
      • ENGL 6699-049 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 104596)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ENGL 3351-003 HIST BRIT LIT I
        (Course Id: 104420)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • HONR-LA 3304-006 SPECIAL TOPICS
        (Topic: History of British Literature | Course Id: 110922)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • HUMA 5398-002 THESIS
        (Course Id: 107196)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ENGL 6335-001 TOPICS IN ENGLISH LITERATURE
        (Topic: Medieval Body | Course Id: 104586)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ENGL 6699-049 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 104596)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • HUMA 5398-002 THESIS
        (Course Id: 107196)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009

Service to the University

    • 2017 to  2018 Committee Member
      Adjunct Review Committee
      Complete annual performance review for usually 3-4 adjunct lecturers and write their reports.
    • 2017 to  2018 University Senate Service
      Department Representative, Faculty Senate
    • 2017 to  2018 Committee Chair
      Faculty Senate Committee on Tenure and Academic Freedom
      This committee plays a key role in all policy involving tenure and promotion, workload, or any other element that affects faculty working conditions. It is responsible for nominations to the University Committee on Tenure and Promotions. Last year it also reviewed the Non-tenure track faculty promotion guidelines and passed these through the senate. In addition it reviewed and made recommendations on the comprehensive periodic evaluation for tenured faculty.
    • 2017 to  2018 Committee Member
      Graduate Application Writing Sample Committee
      This committee read and reviews all writing samples submitted by applicants to the graduate program who meet other criteria.
    • 2017 to  2018 Committee Member
      Graduate Studies Committee
    • 2017 to  2018 Founder and Organizer
      Lost Arts Collaborative
      Started the Lost Arts Collaborative Organization. Coordinate, publicize, and seek funding for hands-on workshops. Liaise with interested faculty at neighboring institutions.
    • 2017 to  2018 Committee Chair
      Research Committee
      Solicit REP and FDL applications from department and review drafts; solicit and coordinate nominations for research awards; review and rank college applications for REPs and FDLs.
    • 2017 to  2018 Committee Chair
      Senate Committee on Tenure and Academic Freedom
    • 2017 to  2018 Committee Chair
      Student Greivance Committee
    • 2016 to  2017 Committee Member
      Adjunct Review Committee
    • 2016 to  2017 University Senate Service
      Department Representative, Faculty Senate
    • 2016 to  2017 Committee Member
      Graduate Studies Committee
    • 2016 to  2017 Committee Chair
      Student Grievance Committee
    • 2016 to  2017 Committee Member
      University Taskforce Committee on Term Appointed Faculty
    • 2015 to  2016 Committee Member
      Adjunct Review Committee
    • 2015 to  2016 University Senate Service
      Department Representative, Faculty Senate
    • 2015 to  2016 Committee Member
      Graduate Studies Committee
    • 2015 to  2016 Committee Chair
      Student Grievance Committee
    • 2014 to  2015 Committee Member
      Advisory Committee
    • 2014 to  2015 Committee Member
      Dean's Search Committee
    • 2014 to  2015 Committee Member
      Graduate Studies Committee
    • 2014 to  2015 Liason
      Honors College
    • 2014 to  2015 Faculty Advisor
      Minor in Medieval and Early Modern Studies
    • 2014 to  2015 Faculty Advisor
      Project Downtown Arlington
    • 2014 to  2015 Committee Member
      Recruitment and Retention Committee
    • 2014 to  2015 Faculty Advisor
      Sigma Tau Delta
    • 2014 to  2015 Committee Chair
      Student Grievance Committee
    • 2013 to  2014 Committee Member
      Dean's Review Committee
    • 2013 to  2014 Committee Member
      Graduate Studies Committee
    • 2013 to  2014 Liason
      Honors College
    • 2013 to  2014 Faculty Advisor
      Project Downtown Arlington
    • 2013 to  2014 Committee Chair
      Recruitment and Retention Committee
    • 2013 to  2014 Faculty Advisor
      Sigma Tau Delta
    • 2013 to  2014 Faculty Advisor
      Society for Medieval and Early Modern Studies
    • 2013 to  2014 Committee Chair
      Student Grievance Committee
    • 2012 to  2013 Committee Member
      Chair Search Committee
    • 2012 to  2013 Committee Member
      Graduate Studies Committee
    • 2012 to  2013 Liason
      Honors College
    • 2012 to  2013 Faculty Advisor
      Project Downtown Arlington
    • 2012 to  2013 Committee Chair
      Recruitment and Retention Committee
    • 2012 to  2013 Committee Chair
      Recruitment and Retention Committee
    • 2012 to  2013 Faculty Advisor
      Sigma Tau Delta
    • 2012 to  2013 Faculty Advisor
      Society for Medieval and Early Modern Studies
    • 2012 to  2013 Committee Chair
      Student Grievance Committee
    • 2011 to  2012 Organizer and Coordinator
      Brown Bag Lecture Series
    • 2011 to  2012 Committee Member
      Graduate Studies Committee
    • 2011 to  2012 Liason
      Honors College
    • 2011 to  2012 Faculty Advisor
      Sigma Tau Delta
    • 2011 to  2012 Committee Member
      Student Grievance Committee
    • Mar 2012 to  Mar 2012 Chairperson
      Co-Organized Hermanns Lecture Series: "Animals Studies"
      Hermanns Lecture Series held annually at the University of Texas at Arlington.
    • 2010 to  2011 Organizer and Coordinator
      Brown Bag Lecture Series
    • 2010 to  2011 Organizer and Coordinator
      Brown Bag Lecture Series
    • 2010 to  2011 Committee Member
      Graduate Studies Committee
    • 2010 to  2011 Liason
      Honors College
    • 2010 to  2011 Committee Chair
      Recruitment and Retention Committee
    • 2010 to  2011 Faculty Advisor
      Sigma Tau Delta
    • 2010 to  2011 Committee Member
      Student Grievance Committee
    • 2009 to  2010 Organizer and Coordinator
      Brown Bag Lecture Series
    • 2009 to  2010 Committee Chair
      Department Research Committee
    • 2009 to  2010 Committee Member
      Graduate Studies Committee
    • 2009 to  2010 Liason
      Honors College
    • 2009 to  2010 Committee Chair
      Recruitment and Retention Committee
    • 2009 to  2010 Faculty Advisor
      Sigma Tau Delta
    • 2009 to  2010 Committee Member
      Student Grievance Committee
    • Apr 2010 to  Apr 2010 Chairperson
      Organized Invited Speaker Event: Renee Trilling
      Event held at the University of Texas at Arlington.
    • 2008 to  2009 Organizer and Coordinator
      Brown Bag Lecture Series
    • 2008 to  2009 Committee Chair
      Department Research Committee
    • 2008 to  2009 Committee Member
      Graduate Studies Committee
    • 2008 to  2009 Liason
      Honors College
    • 2008 to  2009 Committee Chair
      Recruitment and Retention Committee
    • 2008 to  2009 Faculty Advisor
      Sigma Tau Delta
    • 2008 to  2009 Committee Member
      Student Grievance Committee
    • Sept 2009 to  Sept 2009 Chairperson
      Co-Organized "Theorizing Anglo-Saxon Studies: A Symposium," Co-Sponsored by the University of Illinois and the University of Texas at Arlington
      Event held at the University of Illinois.
    • Feb 2009 to  Feb 2009 Chairperson
      Co-Organized Plenary: "Living on the Edge in the Medieval and Early Modern World"
      Plenary speakers: Isidro Rivera and Kathleen Biddick. Event held at the University of Texas at Arlington.
    • 2007 to  2008 Organizer and Lecturer
      Brown Bag Lecture Series
    • 2007 to  2008 Committee Chair
      Department Research Committee
    • 2007 to  2008 Faculty Advisor
      Graduate English Association
    • 2007 to  2008 Committee Member
      Graduate Studies Committee
    • 2007 to  2008 Committee Chair
      Hermanns Lecture Committee
    • 2007 to  2008 Liason
      Honors College
    • 2007 to  2008 Committee Member
      Retention and Recruitment Committee
    • 2007 to  2008 Faculty Advisor
      Sigma Tau Delta
    • 2007 to  2008 Faculty Advisor
      Society for Medieval and Renaissance Studies
    • 2007 to  2008 Committee Member
      Student Grievance Committee
    • Feb 2008 to  Feb 2008 Chairperson
      Organized Guest Lecture Event: Katherine O'Brien O'Keeffe, "Obedience and its Discontents: The Satisfactions of Affect in the Wife's Lament"
      Event held at the University of Texas at Arlington
    • 2006 to  2007 Organizer and Coordinator
      Brown Bag Lecture Series
    • 2006 to  2007 Faculty Advisor
      Graduate English Association
    • 2006 to  2007 Committee Member
      Graduate Studies Committee
    • 2006 to  2007 Faculty Representative
      Graduation Representative
    • 2006 to  2007 Committee Chair
      Hermanns Lecture Committee
    • 2006 to  2007 Liason
      Honors College
    • 2006 to  2007 Committee Chair
      Recruitment and Retention Committee
    • 2006 to  2007 Faculty Advisor
      Sigma Tau Delta
    • 2006 to  2007 Committee Member
      Student Grievance Committee
    • Oct 2007 to  Oct 2007 Chairperson
      Co-Organized "Symposium on Psychoanalysis and Belief"
      Event held at the University of Texas at Arlington.
    • Oct 2007 to  Oct 2007 Chairperson
      Co-Organized Hermanns Lecture Series: "Psychoanalysis and Religious Conflict"
      Plenary speakers: David Metzger, Ellie Ragland, and Ken Reinhard. Hermanns Lecture Series held annually at the University of Texas at Arlington.
    • 2005 to  2006 Organizer and Coordinator
      Brown Bag Lecture Series
    • 2005 to  2006 Faculty Advisor
      Graduate English Association
    • 2005 to  2006 Committee Member
      Graduate Studies Committee
    • 2005 to  2006 Faculty Representative
      Graduation Representative
    • 2005 to  2006 Committee Chair
      Hermanns Lecture Committee
    • 2005 to  2006 Committee Member
      Hiring Committee for position in Renaissance Literature
    • 2005 to  2006 Liason
      Honors College
    • 2005 to  2006 Committee Chair
      Recruitment and Retention Committee
    • 2005 to  2006 Faculty Advisor
      Sigma Tau Delta
    • 2005 to  2006 Committee Member
      Student Grievance Committee
    • 2004 to  2005 Organizer and Coordinator
      Brown Bag Lecture Series
    • 2004 to  2005 Committee Member
      English Advisory Committee
    • 2004 to  2005 Committee Member
      Graduate Studies Committee
    • 2004 to  2005 Faculty Advisor
      Medieval and Renaissance Student Organization
    • 2004 to  2005 Committee Chair
      Recruitment and Retention Committee
    • 2004 to  2005 Committee Member
      Student Grievance Committee
    • 2004 to  2005 Committee Chair
      Sub-Committee on Foreign Language Requirement
    • Oct 2005 to  Oct 2005 Chairperson
      Co-Organized Hermanns Lecture Series: "Telling History: The Role of Retrospection in the Making of Medieval and Early Modern Culture"
      Plenary Speakers: Rita Copeland, Hugh Magennis, Lois Potter. Hermanns Lecture Series held annually at the University of Texas at Arlington.
    • 2003 to  2004 Organizer and Coordinator
      Brown Bag Lecture Series
    • 2003 to  2004 Committee Member
      English Advisory Committee
    • 2003 to  2004 Committee Member
      Graduate Studies Committee
    • 2003 to  2004 Committee Member
      Hiring Committee for position in Renaissance Literature
    • 2003 to  2004 Faculty Advisor
      Medieval and Renaissance Student Organization
    • 2003 to  2004 Committee Member
      Recruitment and Retention Committee
    • 2003 to  2004 Committee Member
      Student Grievance Committee
    • 2002 to  2003 Organizer and Coordinator
      Brown Bag Lecture Series
    • 2002 to  2003 Committee Member
      Graduate Studies Committee
    • 2002 to  2003 Committee Member
      Student Grievance Committee

Service to the Profession

    • July 2018 to  Present
      Member of PMLA Advisory Board
      PMLA
      Review all article submissions in my field that are submitted to PMLA
    • Mar 2018 to  Aug 2018
      Reviewer, Book
      Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies
      Review manuscript of an edited collection for ACMRS press.
    • Apr 2018 to  May 2018
      Recommender for large NEH grant application
      Grant team, University of Louisiana at Monroe
      I wrote a recommendation letter in support of a large NEH team grant application.
    • Sept 1999 to  Sept 1999
      Chairperson (Notre Dame, Indiana,
      Co-Organized Conference: "Revising Genealogies: An Interdisciplinary Conference in Medieval Studies"
      Event held at the University of Notre Dame. Plenary Speakers: Jill Mann, Gillian Overing, Paul Saenger, Gabriell Spiegel, and Paul Strohm.