Kathryn Powell

Graduate Teaching Associate


Teaching Experience:

  • ENG 102: Inquiry into Crime and Detection, Fall 2013
  • ENG 102: Inquiry into Material Culture, Spring 2013
  • ENG 102: Inquiry into Collective Memory, Spring 2012
  • ENG 101: First Year Rhetoric & Composition, Fall 2011
  • ENG 102: Inquiry into Control and Resistance in Public Spaces, Spring 2011
  • ENG 101: First Year Rhetoric & Composition, Fall 2010


MA, English Literature, Texas State University

BA, English, University of Houston

Awards, Honors & Grants

  • J. Wallace and Katie Dean Multi-Year Fellowship—University of Tennessee, Fall 2010-Spring 2014
  • Emperor Research Assistantship—University of Tennessee, Summer 2013
  • Percy Adams Research Assistantship—University of Tennessee, Fall 2012
  • John C. Hodges Excellence in Scholarship—University of Tennessee, Fall 2012
  • John C. Hodges Graduate Teaching Award—University of Tennessee, Fall 2012
  • Outstanding Graduate Student in English—Texas State University, Spring 2010

Associations & Organizations

NAVSA, North American Victorian Studies Organization

Professional Service

  • Graduate Student Assistant, Nineteenth-Century British Research Seminar, University of Tennessee, 2011-Present
  • Vice Chair, Graduate Students in English, University of Tennessee, 2013-2014
  • PhD Representative,  Graduate Students in English, University of Tennessee, Fall, 2012-Spring 2013
  • Representative of Publicity,NEXUS, Interdisciplinary Conference, University of Tennessee, March 2012
  • MA-Lit student representative, Graduate Studies Committee, Texas State University, 2009-2010
  • Historian, Sigma Tau Delta, Texas State University, Fall 2009-Spring 2010