PhD student, Graduate Teaching Associate
Allison Clymer is a doctoral student with a concentration in 19th Century-British Literature.
- 19th Century British Literary Studies
- Gothic Literature
- The Novel
- M.A. English Literature, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA, 2013
- B.A. English Literature, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA, 2011
- Graduate Teaching Associate, University of Tennessee, 2014-2019
- Nexus Interdisciplinary Conference, Member Student Organizing Committee, University of Tennessee, Spring 2016
- Nineteenth- Century British Research Seminar, Graduate Student Coordinator, University of Tennessee, Fall 2015-present.
- Graduate Students of English, PhD Representative, University of Tennessee, Fall 2015-present
- Graduate Mentor, The Humanities Center's Undergraduate Mentoring Program, University of Tennessee, 2015-2016
Awards, Honors & Grants
- Herman E Spivey Humanities Graduate Fellowship, University of Tennessee, 2014-2015
- Chancellor's Fellowship, University of Tennessee, 2014-2019
- Bain and Irene Stewart Fellowship, University of Tennessee, 2014-2016
Associations & Organizations
- Graduate Students of English
- Nineteenth-Century British Seminar
- "Transatlantic Boundaries of Industrial Pollution in Martin Chuzzlewit." Natural and unnatural Histories. Interdisciplinary Nineteenth-Century Studies, Asheville, NC. March 2016
- "The Transatlantic Environmental Critique of Charles Dickens." Dickens Project Winter Conference, University of California, Davis. March 2016.
- "Spectral Echolocation in Joyce Carol Oates' Black Water." University of Tennessee Nexus Interdisciplinary Conference, March 2016