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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 


service
 

service to the profession:

1987-present      Usage Panel, The American Heritage Dictionary, Houghton Mifflin Company, publishers

1989-present     Editorial consultant to: Cambridge University Press, Harvard University Press, Oxford University Press,
                         University of Chicago Press, Yale University Press, Wesleyan University Press, Northwestern University Press, Indiana
                         University Press, Bedford Books (St. Martin’s Press), University of Michigan Press, Wayne State
                         University Press, Mosaic (a journal for the interdisciplinary study of literature), Spenser Studies.

1989-present      External evaluator for tenure, promotion, senior hiring, and fellowships: University of Chicago; University
                          of California, Los Angeles; Wellesley College; Princeton University; Washington University (St. Louis);
                          University of Texas, Austin; University of Iowa; University of Arkansas; Dartmouth College; Oberlin
                          College; University of New Hampshire; Beloit College; University of Oregon; University of Utah;
                          University of Washington; Ohio State University; Southern Illinois University; Vanderbilt University;
                          Brooklyn College; National Humanities Center, MacArthur Foundation (evaluator and nominator), The
                          Erasmus Institute, the Guggenheim Foundation: Canada Council; School of Historical Studies, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton

2008-present      Chair, Kingsley and Kate Tufts Poetry Awards Jury, Claremont Graduate School

2011-present      Member, Scientific Advisory Committee, Israeli Centers of Research Excellence (I-CORE), Planning and Budget Committee of the Council of Higher Education, Israel

2010                   Poetry Jury, National Book Awards

2010                   Literature Panel (Poetry), National Endowment for the Arts

2010                   Final Judge, New Issues Poetry Prize (book publication)

2010                   Judge, North Carolina Poetry Society Awards

2009                   Final Judge, Bakeless Poetry Prize (Graywolf Press) (book publication)

2009                   JFinal Judge, Bellday Poetry Prize (Bellday Press) (book publication)

2006-09              MLA Ad Hoc Committee on the Structure of the Convention

2007-08              External Review Committee, Department of English, Dartmouth College

2007                   Judge, Academy of American Poets Prize, Ohio State University

2007                   Judge, River City Writing Awards (poetry)

2006                   Judge, Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize (sponsored by the Poetry Foundation)

2005                   Final Judge, Dorset Prize, Tupelo Press

2005                   Final Judge, Brittingham Prize in Poetry, Felix Pollak Prize in Poetry, University of Wisconsin Press

2005                   Guest Poetry Editor and Judge, Pushcart Prize

2004                   Chair, Pulitzer Prize Jury in Poetry

2004                   Final Judge, Randall Jarrell/ Harperprints Poetry Chapbook Competition.

2004                   Final Judge, undergraduate awards in creative writing, Dartmouth College

2002                   Literature Panel, National Endowment for the Arts

2002                   Final Judge, Great Adirondack Poetry Contest, Lake Placid Institute for the Arts and Humanities

2001                   Judge, Discovery/The Nation Poetry Prize (co-sponsored by the 92nd Street Y and The Nation)

1998-2001          Program Committee, Modern Language Association

1997-2000          Executive Committee, International Spenser Society

1995-99              Executive Committee, Modern Language Association Division on Literature of the English Renaissance,
                           Excluding Shakespeare

1993                   Judge, Ruth Lilly Poetry Fellowship, sponsored by The Modern Poetry Association and The American
                           Council for the Arts

1992                   Judge, Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize, sponsored by The Modern Poetry Association and The American Council
                           for the Arts

1991                   National Nominator in Poetry, American Council for the Arts, Dewar's Profiles Performance Arts Awards


UNIVERSITY SERVICE AND ACTIVITIES:


1987-present      Assistant Editor, Michigan Quarterly Review

1999-2007         Chief Marshall for University Convocations and Commencements, Office of University and Development
                           Events

2004-06             Executive Committee, University of Michigan Society of Fellows

2003-06             Executive Committee, Atlantic Studies Initiative

2000-06             Royal Shakespeare Company Residency Advisory Committee

2005                  Search Advisory Committee, Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs

2004                  Chair, Dean’s Advisory Committee for evaluation of the Residential College Creative Writing Program

2003-04             Faculty Advisory Committee, Initiative on Disability Studies

2002-03             Search Advisory Committee, Dean of the College of Literature, Science & the Arts

1998-2001         Arthur Miller Theater Advisory Committee

2000                  Associate Vice President for Research Search Advisory Committee

1997, 99-00       Director, Summer Program in London, University of Michigan Office of International Programs

1999                  Lecturer, University of Michigan Alumni Association Cruise to the Outer Islands of Britain & Ireland

1998-99             Provost’s Policy Working Group on Research and Education

1998-99             Nominating Committee, College of Literature, Science & the Arts

1996-99             Executive Board, Horace H. Rackham School of Graduate Studies

1996-98             Executive Committee and Governing Board, International Institute

1996-98             Advisory Council, Advanced Study Center of the International Institute

1997                  Search Committee, University Provost

1988-97             Faculty Associate, Program for the Comparative Study of Social Transformations

1996                  Rackham Non-Traditional Fellowship Committee

1994-96             Search Committee, Mary Fair Croushore Professor of Humanities and Director of the University of Michigan
                          Institute for Humanities

1991                  Judge, Medieval and Renaissance Collegium Essay Award

1987-91            Judge, Hopwood Writing Awards, Academy of American Poets Prize, Bain-Swigget Poetry Prize, Michael R.
                         Gutterman Poetry Prize, McGuigan Prizes for Graduate and Undergraduate Essays in Women's Studies

1989-91            Faculty Associate, Institute for the Humanities

1989-90            Nominating Committee, College of Literature, Science & the Arts

1985-86            Judge, Academy of American Poets Prize and Robert Fitzgerald Translation Prize (Boston University)


DEPARTMENT SERVICE:

1997-2000,       Executive Committee, Department of English, University of Michigan
2002-04,
07-08, 09-11

2007-08            Chair, Search Committee, Junior Appointment in Creative Writing

1997-2008        MFA Graduate Admissions Committee, Department of English, University of Michigan

2002-04            Member, Search Committee, Appointment in Creative Writing

1997-2000        Director, MFA Program in Creative Writing, Department of English, University of Michigan

1998                 Salary Committee, Department of English, University of Michigan

1996                 Graduate Committee, Department of English, University of Michigan

1996                 Honors Committee, Department of English, University of Michigan

1994                 Interviewing Committee, Senior Appointment in Renaissance Literature, Department of English, University of
                         Michigan

1993                Salary Committee, Department of English, University of Michigan

1993                Executive Committee, Department of English, University of Michigan

1992                Graduate Committee, Department English, University of Michigan

1989-92           Honors Committee, Department of English, University of Michigan

1991                Committee on Scholarly and Creative Activities, Department of English, University of Michigan

1989-90          Curriculum Committee, Department of English, University of Michigan

1989-90          Renaissance Search Committee, Department of English, University of Michigan

1989-90          Heberle Lecture Subcommittee, Department of English, University of Michigan

1989-90          Awards Committee, Department of English, University of Michigan

l988-89           Committee on Scholarly and Creative Activities, Department of English, University of Michigan

l988                 Executive Committee, Department of English, University of Michigan

1987-88          Academic Counseling for English Concentrators, University of Michigan

1985-86          Graduate Admissions Committee, Creative Writing Program, Boston University

1985-86          Director, Visiting Poets Series, Creative Writing Program, Boston University

1980-81          Department Committee, Department of English, Stanford University

1979-80          Graduate Studies Committee, Department of English, Stanford University

1976-77          Chair, Core Literature Program Committee, Department of English, University of Iowa
 

 

 









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