Department

Committee Member, “Communications” Faculty Search, English Department, Graceland University, 2017

Committee Member, “Philosophy” Faculty Search, English Department, Graceland University, 2017

Committee Member, “British Generalist” Search, English Department, Graceland University, 2016

Humanities Representative, Academic Honors Day, Graceland University, 2015-2018

 

University

Chair, Equal Opportunity Committee, Graceland University, 2016-18

Committee Member, Academic Honors’ Council, Graceland University, 2016-18

Committee Member, Enrollment and Persistence Committee, Graceland University, 2016-17

Committee Member, Scholars’ Showcase Committee, Graceland University, 2015-17

Faculty Representative, Vice President of Academic Affairs Search Committee, 2017-18

Committee Member, ad-hoc “Spirituality at Work” Committee, 2016-17

Committee Member, New Faculty, Graceland University, 2015-2016

Organizer and Presider, Reformation 500 Roundtable, Presidential Inauguration Keynote Event, 2017

Academic Advisor, three English majors, 2016-18

Honors Seminar Advisor, two students in 2016 and three students in 2017

Faculty Advisor, The Tower Student Newspaper, Graceland University, 2015-18

Faculty Advisor, SAGE (Sexuality and Gender Equality)

Faculty Advisor, Graceland University Young Democrats

 

Profession

Organizer and presider, “Who Owns the Text in This Class? Open Pedagogy and Literary Studies,” 2018 Modern Language Association Convention in New York

Organizer, Humanities Lectures, Graceland University, 2015-2017

Conference Organizer, Craft Critique Culture, “The Art of Revolution,” 2012.

Panel organizer and chair, “Workplaces.” Society for the Study of Working-Class Literature. American Literature Association, Boston, May 2013.

 

Community

Organizer, Graceland University Town Hall on “Immigration in the United States”

Organizer, Graceland University Poetry Day Event

Co-organizer, Graceland University Indigenous Peoples Day events

Co-organizer, “Overcoming Social Tension” Symposia, 2016-2018

 

Professional Affiliations

Modern Language Association

American Studies Association

The Transatlantic Walt Whitman Association

American Literature Association

C19: Association of Nineteenth Century Americanists