Marshall W. Gregory
5300 Grandview Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46228
(317) 251-9289 home
Butler University; Indianapolis, IN 46208
Rank: Ice Professor of English, Liberal Education, and Pedagogy
(317) 940-9856 office
FAX (317) 940 9644
Ph.D.—University of Chicago
M.A.—University of Chicago
B.A.—University of Indianapolis
1983 to present: Butler University, Department of English:
Ice Professor of English, Liberal Education, and Pedagogy, 2000
Endowed Chair (Harry Ice Professor of English), 1990
Department Head, 1989
Associate Professor, 1983
1983 to 1986: National Director, Lilly Endowment Post-Doctoral Teaching Awards Program:
Director: Twice yearly conferences for Teaching Award Fellows
On-campus Mentor: Teaching Award Fellows
Participating institutions included such universities as: Brown University, Yale University, Syracuse University, Emory University, Indiana University, University of Georgia, University of Michigan, University of Pittsburgh, University of Wisconsin.
1974 to 1983: University of Indianapolis, Department of English
Coordinator of Liberal Arts, 1979
Associate Professor, 1976
Assistant Professor, 1974
1967 to 1974: University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Department of English
Assistant Professor, 1970
Instructor (ABD), 1967
Consulting and Faculty Development
Faculty Pedagogy Seminars
"Idea of the University" Staff Seminars
Additional Consulting Activities
Speeches and Workshops
Honors and Recognition
Fellowships, Grants, and Post-Graduate Study
2003-04: “Faith & Vocation” Workshop at Butler University.
2001: Robert Miller Prize for “the best essay published in CEA Critic in 2001”
1996: Butler University Summer Fellowship
1996: Butler Academic Grant, Spring Semester
1995: Butler University Summer Fellowship
1995: Robert Miller Prize for “the best essay published in CEA Critic in 1995”
1989: Lilly Endowment Grant ($50,000) for funding to support Butler University’s core-revision process, 1990-93.
1988: Butler University Summer Fellowship
1988: Butler University Faculty Fellowship, Spring Semester
1985: Butler University Summer Fellowship
1984: Indiana Humanities Council Fellowship
1980: Lilly Summer Workshop for the Liberal Arts, Colorado College
1980-81: Lilly Endowment Faculty Open Fellowship: support for leave of absence to read philosophy, philosophy and history of science.
1978: Oxford University International Graduate School, Exeter College, (grant from English Speaking Union)
1979: School of Criticism and Theory (Univ. of California-Irvine)
1978: Oxford University International Graduate School (Exeter College)
2003: Executive Editor of the Journal of College Teaching
2002: “Visiting Professor of English, Liberal Education, and Pedagogy," Emory University
2001: Editorial reader for the Journal of Advanced Composition
2001: U. S. editor of Arts and Humanities Higher Education: An International Journal of Research, Theory, and Practice, Sage Publishers, U.K.
2000: Ice Professor of English, Liberal Education, and Pedagogy
1997: Editorial board of new journal, Pedagogy: Critical Approaches to Literature, Language, and Composition. (Duke University Press)
1992: Executive Committee of ADE (Association of Departments of English
1990: Harry Ice Professor of English, Endowed Chair
1989: President of Association of General and Liberal Studies for 1990-91
1989: Conference organizer, annual meeting of Association of General and Liberal Studies
1988: Consulting Editor of Journal of College Teaching. (4th term, 1999-2003)
1987: Executive Council of AGLS (Association of General and Liberal Studies)
1983: President, Indiana Teachers of Writing
1981: Editorial Board, Journal of Teaching Writing
1981: Executive Board, Indiana Teachers of Writing
1980: Planning Committee (with James Redfield, Stephen Goldblatt, Frank Newman, and others), Lilly Endowment, Indianapolis, IN
1979: Executive Board, Indiana College English Association
1997: Indianapolis Literary Club, an independent literary club in continuous existence since 1877.
1988-91: Executive Board of the Indiana Humanities Council (three-year term). Reelected for second term, 1991.
1986: Review panel to evaluate and recommend changes in the Summer Fellowship Program for the Indiana Humanities Council.
1985: Served on committee to review and evaluate the Resource Center of the Indiana Humanities Council.
Butler University, 1989-1994
Department Head (15 full-time and 10 part-time faculty)
Lilly Endowment, 1983-1986
National Director, Lilly Post-Doctoral Teaching Awards Program.
Reviewed proposals and administered grants awarded to research institutions for faculty development of assistant professors; visited each school every academic year; evaluated the programs; advised Fellows; organized two Fellows’ pedagogy conferences each year.
University of Indianapolis, 1974-1983
Coordinator of Liberal Arts (1980-83).
Chief administrator of “Concepts of the Liberal Arts,” a required Core course of my own conception and design; created an extensive study guide for the program; trained the staff; organized the sections; taught in the program.
Introduction to the Discipline
Freshman Humanities Seminar
English Composition/Introduction to Literature
Freshman English Honors
Concepts of the Liberal Arts
English Literature, Beowulf to Blake
English Literature, Blake to the present
Western World Literature, Homer through Milton
Western World Literature, Moliere to the present
English and American poetry
Criticism and Theory Courses:
History of Literary Criticism
Criticism and the Novel
Genre and Major Figures Courses
Nineteenth-Century British Novel
Victorian Prose (non-fiction)
Romantic and Victorian Poetry
Tennyson, Browning, Arnold
Major Victorian Narratives
The Idea of the University (team taught with Butler president, Geoffrey Bannister)
History of the English Language
Literature and Film Courses
Nineteenth-Century British Novel and Film
Shakespeare and Film
Short Story and Film
Modern American Novel
Romanticism in Literature
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