Faculty Profile for Dr. Allan R Chavkin

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Dr. Allan R Chavkin
Professor — English
FH 239
phone: (512) 245-3780

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Chavkin, A. R. (n.d.). The Pathological Family System in Saul Bellow’s The Adventures of Augie March. Style, 53.
  • Chavkin, A. R. (2012). Saul Bellow. Pasadena, CA: Salem Press.
  • Chavkin, A. R. (2002). Leslie Marmon Silko’s Ceremony: A Casebook. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Chavkin, A. R. (1999). The Chippewa Landscape of Louise Erdrich. Tuscaloosa, AL: University of Alabama Press.
  • Chavkin, A. R., & Chavkin, N. F. (1994). Conversations with Louise Erdrich and Michael Dorris. Jackson, MS: University Press of Mississippi.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Dean’s Award for Outstanding Service. 2011
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Presidential Award for Outstanding Scholarly/Creative Activity. 2002
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professor, Alpha Chi National Honor Society. 2014
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professor, Delta Zeta Sorority. 2014
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professor, Alpha Delta Pi. 2010

Selected Grants

  • Chavkin, Allan R (Principal). American Philosophical Association Grant, $2700. (Funded: 1985). Grant.
  • Chavkin, Allan R (Principal). National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship, $25000. (Funded: 1985). Grant.
  • Chavkin, Allan R (Principal). Research Enhancement Grant. (Funded: 2014). Grant.
  • Chavkin, Allan R (Principal). University Lecture Series, Louise Erdrich. (Funded: 2012). Grant.
  • Chavkin, Allan R (Principal). Research Enhancement Grant. (Funded: 2005). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Other
2000-2019
Chair
Screening and Hiring Committee
2018-2019
Member
Full Professor Annual Review Committee
2015-2019
Other
2018
Chair
Saul Bellow Society
2018