Bio

EDUCATION:
1992-96 Ph.D., University of Toronto, Department of English
Dissertation: “Towards a Carmen Perpetuum: Dryden’s Georgics and Aeneis.”

1991-92 M.A., Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia (English Literature)
Thesis: “’Facit Indignatio Versum’: Dryden’s Satires of Juvenal”

1989-90 B.A. Hons (First Class), University of Canterbury, NZ (English Literature)
1987-89 B.A., University of Canterbury (Classics)

PROFESSIONAL CREDENTIALS:
2012- Professor, Department of English, Georgia State University
2002-2012 Associate Professor, Department of English, Georgia State University
1996-2001 Assistant Professor, Department of English, Georgia State University

AWARDS:
2018 GSU COAS RISE Research Semester Award
2015 GSU Faculty Award for Global Engagement
2015 GSU Internal Summer Research Grant, Department of English ($6000)

2011 GSU URSA Research Initiation Grant ($10 000)
2010 Mayers Fellow (1 month; $2500), Henry E. Huntington Library, San Marino, CA
2002 Mellon Fellow (2 months; $4300), Henry E. Huntington Library, San Marino, CA

2000 Outstanding Junior Faculty Award, Georgia State University
1998 McMaster University Mills Library Research Fellowship (declined)
1997 Clark Library/American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies Postdoctoral Fellowship
1992 Canadian Commonwealth Scholarship