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  Linda Gregerson
Caroline Walker Bynum Distinguished University Professor
of English Language and Literature
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109


CURRICULUM VITAE 


education and awards
 

EDUCATION:     

     Ph.D.        Stanford University, Department of English, January 1987 

     M.F.A.     University of Iowa Writers Workshop, June 1977

     M.A.        Northwestern University, Department of English, June 1972

     B.A.         Oberlin College, June 1971

  

HONORS AND AWARDS (SELECTED):                                                                                                        

     2008-present      Caroline Walker Bynum Distinguished University Professor of English, University of Michigan 

     2011                  Doctor of Humane Letters, Honorary Degree, Illinois Wesleyan University

     2011                  Michigan Humanities Award

     2010                  Pushcart Prize (Poetry)

     2010                  Visiting Mackey Chair, Beloit College

     2009                  Bogliasco Fellowship, Liguria Study Center for the Arts and Humanities, Bogliasco, Italy

     2008-10             Mellon Foundation Grant, Summer Dissertation Seminars in the Humanities

     2008                  Creative Arts Residency, Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center, Bellagio, Italy

     2003-08             Frederick G. L. Huetwell Professorship, College of Literature, Science and the Arts, University of Michigan

     2008                  Pushcart Prize (Poetry)

     2007                  Finalist, National Book Award in Poetry

     2006                  Visiting Hurst Professor, Washington University

     2004-05             John Rich Professor, Institute for the Humanities, University of Michigan

     2003                  Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award

     2003                  University Press Book Award (University of Michigan Press)

     2003                  Pushcart Prize (Poetry)

     2003                  Elliston Poet-in-Residence, University of Cincinnati

     2002-06             Senior Fellow, Michigan Society of Fellows

     2002                  Academy Award in Literature, American Academy of Arts and Letters

     2001-02             Guggenheim Fellowship (awarded 2000)

     2000                  Distinguished Faculty Achievement Award, University of Michigan

     2000                  Michigan Humanities Award

     2000                  Irene Samuel Memorial Prize: Contributor to the winning volume Milton and the Imperial Vision (Duquesne 1999)

     1998                  Special Mention, Pushcart Prize (Poetry)

 1997                  Finalist, Lenore Marshall Prize (for the best book of poetry published in the  United States during the previous calendar year), Academy of American Poets

 1997                  Finalist, The Poets Prize (for the best book of poetry published in the United States during the previous calendar year)

     1996-97             A. Bartlett Giamatti Faculty Fellow, Institute for the Humanities, University of Michigan

     1996                  Faculty Recognition Award, University of Michigan

     1994                  Creative Artist Grant, Arts Foundation of Michigan

     1994                  Pushcart Prize (poetry)

     1993-94             Visiting Member, Institute for Advanced Study, School of Social Science, Princeton, New Jersey

     1993                  Faculty Recognition Award, University of Michigan

     1992                  National Endowment for the Arts Creative Writing Fellowship

 1992                  Isabel MacCaffrey Award, Spenser Society of America

 1992                  Consuelo Ford Award, Poetry Society of America

     1992                  Research Grant, Office of the Vice President for Research, University of Michigan

     1992                  Faculty Recognition Award, University of Michigan

     1991-94             William Wilhartz Endowed Professorship for Junior Faculty, University of Michigan

     1991-92             Mellon Fellowship, National Humanities Center, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina

 1991                  Faculty Recognition Award, University of Michigan

 1991                  Levinson Prize, Poetry magazine

 1991                  Faculty Summer Fellowship, Horace H. Rackham School of Graduate Studies, University of Michigan

 1987                  Alden Dissertation Prize, Stanford University

 1985                  National Endowment for the Arts Creative Writing Fellowship

 1982-84             Ingram Merrill Grant (Poetry)

 1982-83             Mabelle McLeod Lewis Fellowship (Dissertation)

 1981-82             Whiting Fellowship in the Humanities (Dissertation)

 1980-81             Gilchrist Potter Graduate Fellowship (Oberlin College Alumni Dissertation Grant)   

 1980                  Clarence Urmy Award for Poetry, Stanford University

 

    

                                                                             








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