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William Wenthe

William Wenthe

Professor | Ph.D. Virginia

Research

  • Everett Southwest Literary Award for book manuscript, Words Before Dawn ($5000), 2009
  • Research Enhancement Fund, Texas Tech University, 2008 ($22,000)
  • Arts and Humanities Initiative, Texas Tech University, Spring 2007 ($3000)
  • President’s Book Award, Texas Tech University, Spring 2006 (Second Place, $2500)
  • Texas Insitute of Letters, Natalie Ornish Best Book of Poetry Award ($1,000)
  • Faculty Development Leave, Texas Tech University, Spring 2004
  • Pushcart Prize for poem, “Heron,” 2004
  • Pushcart Prize for poem, “Hammering Stones,” 2000
  • Texas Commission on the Arts: Texas Writing Fellowship in Poetry, 1st Place ($4000), 1999
  • Alumni Association New Faculty Award, Texas Tech University, 1996.
  • National Endowment for the Arts: Fellowship in Poetry ($20,000), 1995
  • Fellow in Poetry, Wesleyan Writers Conference, 1998
  • TTU Research Enhancement Fund Travel Grant, 1994-95
  • Gloria Lyerla Research Travel Grant, 1993

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James Whitlark

Professor | Ph.D. Chicago

Research

  • Shared as his Dissertation Director with the winner of the university's first Dissertation Award in Humanities, 2009

Teaching

  • Winner of President’s Excellence in Teaching Award, 1998
  • Nomination for President’s Excellence in Teaching Award, 1997
  • Winner of University-wide, New Professor, Excellence in Teaching Award,1980
  • Nomination for Spencer A. Wells Teaching Award, 1981
  • Nomination for Piper Professorship, 1984

Service

  • Winner of Director of Honors Award, 1985
  • Certificate of Service, Honors Program, 1989

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Allison Whitney

Allison Whitney

Assistant Professor | Ph. D. University of Chicago

Research

  • Marshall Fishwick Travel Grant to Research Collections, from the Popular Culture Association & American Culture Association, 2011
  • Gloria Lyerla Library Memorial Fund Research Travel Grant, 2011
  • Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada Post-doctoral Fellowship, 2005-07
  • Mellon Foundation Dissertation Year Fellowship, University of Chicago, 2004
  • Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada Doctoral Fellowship, 2000-03
  • Gerald Pratley Graduate Award for Canadian Film Studies, Film Studies Association of Canada, 1998

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