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Bridget Whearty

Assistant Professor

English, General Literature and Rhetoric; Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies


  • PhD, Stanford University
  • BA, University of Montana

Research Interests

  • 14th- and 15th-c English Literature; Works of Geoffrey Chaucer, John Lydgate and Thomas Hoccleve
  • Digitization and Medieval Texts


  • 2014–2015 — “A Peer-Reviewed Interdisciplinary Collection of Objects for Teaching (APRICOT)” Mellon/CLIR seed grant award
  • 2013-2015 — Postdoctoral Fellow, "Council on Libraries and Information Resources (CLIR) Postdoctoral Fellow in Data Curation for Medieval Studies," Stanford University
  • 2012 — Finalist, “K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award,” Association of American Colleges and Universities. Recognizing outstanding leadership potential and a commitment to teaching, learning, and developing academic and civic responsibility
  • 2011–13 — “Diversifying Academic, Recruiting Excellence” (DARE) Fellowship, Stanford University

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