Independent Research

The undergraduate students featured below offer some examples of independent research they've conducted under faculty mentorship. These profiles are designed to provide you with a few examples of specific research among the very vast array of possible projects.

Melanya Materne
Robin Jeffrey
Alexei Rasputin
Brian Hardison
Noah Lee-Engel
Alexander Catchings

Research - Independent Research

Completed/published

Author/Title Research Type Related Fields
Student Research Profile: Danielle VonLehe Independent Research 19th Century, 20th Century, Comparative Literature, Critical Theory, Visual Culture
Student Research Profile: Hilary Roseann Bowen Independent Research Communication, Performance Studies
Student Research Profile: William Connor Smith Independent Research Culture, Film/Cinema, Narrative Analysis, Novel/Prose Fiction, Popular Culture, War and Terror
Student Research Profile: Samuel Pizelo Independent Research 19th Century, American, Critical Theory, Literature, Science and Technology, Visual Culture
Student Research Profile: Salwa Tabassum Hoque Independent Research 20th Century, 21st Century, Narrative Analysis, Novel/Prose Fiction, Postcolonial
Student Research Profile: Alexandra Deem Independent Research 19th Century, 20th Century, Critical Theory, Literary Criticism, Narrative Analysis, Science and Technology
Student Research Profile: Jordan Augustine Independent Research Communication, Culture, Digital Humanities, Publics/Public Spheres, Science and Technology, Space/Place
Student Research Profile: McKenna Princing Independent Research American, Feminism and Feminist Theory, Film/Cinema, Gender, Narrative Analysis, Novel/Prose Fiction, Popular Culture, Sexuality, Women Writers
Student Research Profile: Melanya Materne Independent Research Communication, Education, Literature, Rhetoric and Composition, Writing Pedagogy
Student Research Profile: Noah Lee-Engel Independent Research 20th Century, 21st Century, Decolonial, Narrative Analysis, Philosophy
Student Research Profile: Alejandro Guardado Independent Research African, Culture, Film/Cinema
Student Research Profile: Alexander Catchings Independent Research 20th Century, African American, Literature, Race and Ethnicity
Student Reserach Profile: Merzamie Sison "Mimi" Cagaitan Independent Research Diaspora Studies, Gender, Race and Ethnicity, Sexuality, Women Writers
Student Research Profile: Brian Hardison Independent Research English, Medieval, Textual Studies
Student Research Profile: Jessica Jungwirth Independent Research Anthropology, Culture, Global Studies, Language Pedagogy, Multilingualism, Rhetoric and Composition, Writing Pedagogy
Student Research Profile: Robin Jeffrey Independent Research Feminism and Feminist Theory, Film/Cinema, Gender, Science and Technology, Science Fiction
Student Research Profile: Jonathan Armoza Independent Research 19th Century, American, Diaspora Studies, Digital Humanities, History, Literary Criticism