Graduate Faculty in Literature

Patrick Collier

Virginia Ball Center Fellow, 2015-16

Ball State Alumni Association award for Outstanding Service as Dissertation Advisor, 2013

Mellon Fellowship, Harry Ransom Center, University of Texas, 2012
   
Book Modernism on Fleet Street (Ashgate 2006) short-listed for the Modernist Studies Association Annual Book Prize, 2007

Ball State Outstanding Advisor, 2007

National Endowment for the Humanities summer stipend, 2002

Frank Felsenstein

Leonard Hastings Schoff Publication Fund Grant, Columbia University Seminar on Eighteenth-Century European Culture, 2015

Grant from National Endowment for the Humanities to organize and run international conference at Ball State University on “Print Culture Beyond the Metropolis,” held 15-16 March 2013

Collaborative Research Grant from National Endowment for the Humanities (“What Middletown Read: Print Culture and Cosmopolitanism in an American Small City”), July 2009- June 2011 

Grant from American Library Association to lead a series of seminars entitled, “Let’s Talk About It: Jewish Literature,” Muncie Public Library, 2006

Grant from Delmas Foundation (“What Middletown Read”), 2005

Grant from Martin and Helen Schwartz Foundation (“Refugee Letters”), 2004-2006, 2007-2009

Leonard Hastings Schoff Publication Fund Grant, Columbia University Seminar on Eighteenth-Century European Culture, 2002-2003

National Collegiate Honors Council Portz Fund Grant, 2000

Molly Ferguson

ASPiRE New Faculty Grant, Ball State University, 2014-2015

Appalachian College Association Grant, Undergraduate Research Symposium at UNC – Asheville, 2013.

Appalachian College Association Grant, Faculty Institute for Undergraduate Research at UNC – Asheville, 2012

Horizon Travel and Teaching Grant, Lindsey Wilson College, November 2013, March 2013, April 2014

Timothy F. Moriarty Graduate Award in Irish Studies, University of Connecticut, 2009

100 Years of Women Award, Women’s Center, University of Connecticut, 2008.

Robert D. Habich

Distinguished Achievement Award, Ralph Waldo Emerson Society, 2014

Visiting Scholar, Instituto Politécnico do Porto, Portugal, European Teacher Education Network, 2008

Love of Learning Award, Phi Kappa Phi, 2007

Summer Stipends, National Endowment for the Humanities, 1986, 2004

Excellence in Teaching Award, Ball State University, 1993

Outstanding Young Faculty Award, Ball State University, 1986

Kristine Kotecki

Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad (DDRA) Fellowship,  2013

Excellence Fellowship for Scholarship, University of Texas, 2012

Graduate School Continuing Fellowship, University of Texas,  2011

American Council for Learned Societies Language Grant, 2010

Liberal Arts Graduate Research Fellowship, University of Texas,  2009

Foreign Language and Areas Studies (FLAS) Fellowship, 2009

University of Hawai‘i Arts and Sciences Advisory Council Award, 2008 

Rai Peterson

Outstanding Immersive Learning Project Award, Ball State University, 2015

H.D. Fellow in American Literature, Beinecke Library, Yale University, 2008

Indiana College English Association Teacher/Scholar of the Year, 2007 

University Outstanding Teacher Award (BSU), 2003

Excellence in Teaching Award (BSU), 1996

Lawhead Award in General Studies Education (BSU), 1995

Penrod Society Poet in the Schools (Indianapolis), 1995

Wordstruck Poet in the Schools (Indianapolis), 1995


Contract Faculty in Literature

Matthew Hartman

Writing Program Faculty Teaching Award, Ball State University, 2012

Eugenio Battisti Award for best essay in Utopian Studies, Society for Utopian Studies, 1999

Andrea Powell Wolfe

Immersive Learning Award, Ball State University, 2015

Sarah Gordon Award for best essay written by a graduate student on Southern literature, Flannery O’Connor Review, 2009.