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Patterson, Jill

Jill Patterson

Professor | Ph.D. Oklahoma State

Research

  • Faculty Development Leave, Texas Tech University, Fall 2010
  • Research Enhancement Fund, Texas Tech University, Women in Recovery ($12,000), Spring 2009
  • The Meridian Postcard Prize for Prose Poetry, January 2009
  • Faculty Development Leave, Texas Tech University, Fall 2005/Spring 2006
  • The Kimmel-Harding Nelson Center Residency for Writers, Fall 2005
  • The Kimmel-Harding Nelson Center Residency for Writers, Fall 2004
  • Faculty of the Year Award, Graduate English Studies, 2004
  • Walker-Nixon Prize for Poetry, CCTE Studies, Spring 2004
  • Writers’ League of Texas, Creative NonFiction Fellowship, 1st Place, $3,000, Summer 2002
  • Brown Foundation, Grant for Iron Horse Reading Series ($8,500), Spring 2000
  • Faculty Development Leave, Texas Tech University, Fall 2000
  • The Plum Foundation, Grant for Iron Horse honorarium ($2,500), Fall 1999
  • Big 12 Faculty Fellowship, Texas Tech University & Oklahoma State University, 1998
  • Internal Leave, Texas Tech University Department of English, Spring 1996

Teaching

  • Teaching Academy, Member, inducted 1996
  • Hemphill Wells New Professor Excellence in Teaching Award, Texas Tech University, 1995

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Poch, John

John Poch

Professor | Ph.D. University of North Texas

Research

  • Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Poetry Prize ($5000), 2007
  • Headlands Center for the Arts residency for poetry, May 2007
  • Lynchburg College Thornton Writer-in-Residence, Spring 2007
  • Howard Nemerov Fellow in Poetry. Sewanee Writer’s Conference.  July 12-25, 2004
  • Texas Tech University Research Enhancement Fund Grant ($3300), 2004
  • Kate and George Kendall Fellowship, MacDowell Colony, 2000-01
  • Blue Mountain Center residency, July 2001
  • Saltonstall Foundation residency, June 2001
  • Colgate Creative Writing Fellowship ($25,000), 2000-01
  • The Nation/Discovery Prize, ($45,000), 1998

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Purinton, Marjean

Marjean Purinton

Professor | Ph.D. Texas A&M

Teaching

  • Teaching Academy, Member

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Rich Rice

Associate Professor | Ph.D. Ball State University

Research

  • Faculty Development Leave, to research intercultural communication, distance learning, and new media in India
  • 2011 Visiting Research Professor, Central University of Kerala, 2011
  • CPTSC Research Grant, Distance Learning and India, 2011
  • Course Redesign Project Grant, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board of Academic Excellence and Research. $250,000. $125,000 to go to TTU; $125,000 to go to Dallas County Community College District. I am a principle investigator on the project. Grant proposal primary writer was Juan Muñoz, with input from Fred Kemp and myself.
  • Big 12 Faculty Fellowship Grant, “ISUComm, Technology, and New Media Research at Iowa State University,“ Spring 2007, $2,500.
  • Thomson Learning, “Multimedia Assistantship Grant,” Fall 2004, $8,284 (with Fred. Kemp, to support a doctoral graduate assistant). Rice-CV12
  • The United Nations Foundation, “The People Speak: America’s Role in the World,” with the Center for Campus Life and the Teaching, Learning, and Technology Center, to support the Freshman Summer Reading Program’s First Annual Essay Contest, 2004, $300; see http://www.fye.ttu.edu/summer_reading_program.asp
  • TTU Teaching, Learning, and Technology Center Faculty Incentive Grant, “Digital Portfolio as Praxis: English and Education Students Implement iMovie Video Clips to Assess Teaching,” $9068 (with Julie Thomas and Peggy Johnson) (2003)

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Rebecca Rickly

Professor | Ph.D. Ball State University

Research

  • CPTSC grant with Gregory Zobel, ($10,000)
  • Keynote Speaker at the CCCC Research Network Forum, 2001 and 2009
  • Keynote Speaker at CCCC Qualitative Research Network, 2007
  • Keynote Speaker at the first International Writing Center Conference in Athens, 2007
  • Keynote Speaker at Practical Criticism Midwest conference, 2006
  • TLTC Faculty grant, 2002
  • Dissertation nominated for dissertation abstracts dissertation of the year, 1995

Teaching

  • Teaching Academy, Member
  • TEACH Mentor for Karen Keck and William Carney, 2001 and 2003

Service

  • Consultant for BEAMS, 2005-7

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