Dr. Abigail Fagan, PhD

© Felix Brinker
Dr. Abigail Fagan, PhD
© Felix Brinker
Dr. Abigail Fagan, PhD
Funktionen
Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterinnen und Mitarbeiter
LG American Studies
Lehrbeauftragte
LG American Studies

LEBENSLAUF

  • Beruflicher Werdegang

    Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin, Leibniz Universität Hannover, Mai-Oktober 2019

    Lehrbeauftragte and Wissenschaftliche Hilfskraft, Leibniz Universität Hannover, 2017-2019

    Graduate Teaching Assistant, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, USA, 2013-2016

    Writing Center Tutor, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA, 2012-2013

    Graduate Teaching Assistant, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA, 2011-2013

    English Teaching Assistant, Dientzenhofer-Gymnasium, Bamberg, 2010-2011

    Fulbright English Teaching Assistant, Berufsbildendene Schulen II, Wolfsburg, 2009-2010 

  • Ausbildung

    Mai 2019
    Promotion in Englisch, University of Connecticut, Themenbereiche: Nineteenth-Century American Studies, Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
    Dissertation: "Bloated: Power and the Body in American Temperance Literature"

    Mai 2013
    M.A. in Englisch, University of Cincinnati, Themebereiche: Comparative Literature, Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
    MA Arbeit: "'Not Just a Devil and a Destroyer:' Deconstructing Gender and Reconstructing Subjectivity in Ernest Hemingway's The Garden of Eden"

    July 2008
    B.A. in Englisch und Politikwissenschaften, Pacific Lutheran University, BA Arbeit, Englisch: "Like Calling Kissinger," creative nonfiction, BA Arbeit, Politikwissenschaften: "Columns: Press Freedom and Divided Society in Jordan"

  • Mitgliedschaften und Ämter

    Mitgliedschaften

    American Studies Association
    European Association of American Studies
    Deutsche Gesellschaft für Amerikastudien
    National Women's Studies Association
    University of Connecticut English Graduate Student Association

    Ämter

    Leitung "Transnational Islamic Feminisms: A Students' Conference," Leibniz Universität Hannover, 27 Januar 2018
    Lese-Tour: Palm Art Press, Berlin, 2015-2016
    Chair: English Graduate Student Association Diversity Committee, University of Connecticut, 2014-2015
    Practicum Leader: Teaching Practicum for Graduate Assistants, University of Connecticut, 2014-2015; 2016-2017
    Certified Tutor: College Reading and Learning Association-International Tutor Training Program Certification, University of Cincinnati Learning Assistance Center, Academic Writing Center, 2012-2013
    Chair: "Being Undisciplined," University of Cincinnati's Fourth Annual Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference, April 6, 2013
    President: English Graduate Organization, University of Cincinnati, 2012-2013
    Graduate Mentor: English Composition Program, University of Cincinnati, 2012-2013
    Member: Composition Advisory Committee, University of Cincinnati, 2012-2013
    Secretary: Shark Eat Muffin Theatre Company, Board of Directors, 2012-2013
    Student Coordinator: New Student Orientation, Pacific Lutheran University, 2008
    Editor: Saxifrage, an undergraduate literary journal, Pacific Lutheran University, 2006-2007
    President: The Mark, an undergraduate creative writing group, Pacific Lutheran University, 2006-2007

  • Stipendien und Auszeichnungen

    Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship, University of Connecticut, 2016

    Departmental Award for Excellence in Graduate-Student Teaching and Service, University of Cincinnati, 2012-13

    Fulbright Grant for English Teaching Assistantship, Germany, 2009-10

    Wallace Stevens Poetry Prize, First Place, University of Connecticut, 2015

    AETNA Creative Nonfiction Graduate Prize, First Place, University of Connecticut, 2015

    AETNA Creative Nonfiction Graduate Prize, First Place, University of Connecticut, 2014

    Graduate Playwriting Prize, University of Cincinnati, 2013

    Graduate Playwriting Prize, University of Cincinnati, 2012

    Academy of American Poets, Graduate Prize, Honorable Mention, University of Cincinnati, 2012

    Graduate Student Governance Association Research Fellowship in support of Master’s Thesis Project, University of Cincinnati, 2013

    Graduate Student Travel Award, University of Connecticut, 2016

    PAMLA 2012 Conference Graduate Student Scholarship, 2012

    Certificate of Accomplishment in Leadership and Service, Pacific Lutheran University, 2008

    Humanities Scholarship for Excellent Academic Work, Pacific Lutheran University, 2007

    Knudsen Scholarship for an Excellent Creative Writing Portfolio, Pacific Lutheran University, 2006