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Bridget Whearty

Assistant Professor

Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies

Research Interests

  • Medieval Literature Specializing in 14th- and 15th-Century English Literature
  • Book History and Manuscript Studies
  • Digitization of Medieval Manuscripts
  • Geoffrey Chaucer
  • John Lydgate
  • Digital Humanities
  • Late Medieval Death Culture
  • Community Engagement/Service


  • Affiliated Faculty
  • Material and Visual Worlds Transdisciplinary Area of Excellence (TAE) Binghamton University
  • 2013 Seventeenth-century British history, visual culture, literary studies, performance studies, and musicology
  • 2015 Council on Libraries and Information Resources (CLIR) Postdoctoral Fellow in Data Curation for Medieval Studies Stanford University
  • 2014 NEH Digital Humanities Data Curation Institute
  • Boston MA 2012 Finalist
  • “K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award
  • ”Association of American Colleges and Universities 2011–2013 “Diversifying Academia
  • Recruiting Excellence” (DARE) Fellowship
  • Stanford University