June 22, 2016 – Henry Russel Lecturer, Awardees Named for 2017
Linda K. Gregerson, an internationally acclaimed poet and scholar of Renaissance literature, has been selected as the 2017 Henry Russel Lecturer. It is one of the university’s highest honors for a senior member of its active faculty.
Gregerson is the Caroline Walker Bynum Distinguished University Professor of English and professor of English language and literature, LSA.
In addition, four faculty researchers will receive the Henry Russel Award, one of the highest honors the university bestows upon junior faculty. They are:
• Robin A. Beck, associate professor of anthropology and associate curator, Museum of Anthropological Archaeology, LSA.
• Ashley N. Gearhardt, assistant professor of psychology, LSA.
• Tung-Hui Hu, assistant professor of English language and literature, LSA.
• Sarah Veatch, assistant professor of biophysics and assistant professor of physics, LSA.