Research at Sewanee

Professor Evan Joslin of the Chemistry Department Awarded an American Chemical Society Grant

The award will fund two chemistry students' independent research related to petroleum and fossil fuels over two summers and allow students to present their research. [February, 2018]  


Associate Professor Matthew Irvin of Medieval Studies Wins the John Hurt Fisher Award

The award from the John Gower Society was given for his book, The Poetic Voices of John Gower: Politics and Personae in the Confessio Amantis. [September 2017] 


Professor of Biology Dr. Jon Evans Receives Grant From the Oak Spring Garden Foundation

Funds from the grant will support the Post-Baccalaureate Research Fellowship Program. [August, 2017] 


Professor Richard O'Connor of Anthropology Department Releases New Book: The Dance of Nurture

His book is about how custom and culture interact to support nurturing practices. [July, 2017]


Associate Professor of Classics Stephanie McCarter Publishes Article on Women's Handicraft Throughout History

Her article, From Penelope to Pussyhats, the Ancient Origins of Feminist Crativism, was published online at the Literary Hub. [June 2017]