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Jennifer Rae Greeson

Associate Professor
Associate Department Chair
Unit: College of Arts and Sciences
Department: Department of English
Office location and address
230 Bryan Hall
201 Cabell Dr
Charlottesville, Virginia 22904
Education
Ph.D. Yale (American Studies), 2001
M.A., M.Phil. Yale, 1997
B.A. Duke, 1994
ACLS Fellow Adkins
Source: American Council of Learned Societies
August 01, 2021 – July 31, 2022
ENGL 3710: Literature of the South
Credits: 3
Analyzes selected works of poetry and prose by major Southern writers. For more details on this class, please visit the department website at http://www.engl.virginia.edu/courses.
ENAM 3880: Literature of the South
Credits: 3
Analyzes selected works of poetry and prose by major Southern writers. For more details on this class, please visit the department website at http://www.engl.virginia.edu/courses.
AMST 3880: Literature of the South
Credits: 3
Analyzes selected works of literature by major Southern writers. For more details on this class, please visit the department website at http://www.engl.virginia.edu/courses.
AMST 4893: Independent Study in Asian Pacific American Studies
Credits: 3
An elective course for students in the Asian Pacific American Studies minor. Students will work with an APAS core faculty member to support the student's own research. Topics vary, and must be approved by the APAS Director. 
ENGL 4993: Independent Study
Credits: 1–4
For more details on this class, please visit the department website at http://www.engl.virginia.edu/courses. Prerequisite: third year, fourth year, English major or minor, AAS major or minor.
AMST 4998: Distinguished Majors Program Thesis Research
Credits: 3
Students spend the fall semester of their 4th years working closely with a faculty advisor to conduct research and begin writing their Distinguished Majors Program (DMP) thesis.
ENAM 9500: Advanced Studies in American Literature before 1900
Credits: 3
Variable topics. For more details on this class, please visit the department website at http://www.engl.virginia.edu/courses.
ENGL 9545: Advanced Studies in American Literature before 1900
Credits: 3
Variable topics. For more details on this class, please visit the department website at http://www.engl.virginia.edu/courses.
ENGL 9995: Dissertation Seminar
Credits: 3
Required of students in the Department's PhD program who are at or near the beginning of the dissertation writing process. Addresses the problems encountered by students as they begin to tackle the dissertation. For more details on this class, please visit the department website at http://www.engl.virginia.edu/courses.
  • C. Hugh Holman Award, 2010
  • Class of 1936 Bicentennial Preceptorship, Princeton University, 2006-2008
  • National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship (designated “We the People” project), 2006
  • Mellon Fellowship, Columbia University Society of Fellows in the Humanities, 2001-2003
  • Mrs. Giles Whiting Dissertation Fellowship in the Humanities, 1999-2000
  • Jacob K. Javits Fellowship, 1995-1999