Faculty Profile for Dr. Leah Schwebel

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Dr. Leah Schwebel
Assistant Professor — English
FH 365
phone: (512) 245-3629

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Schwebel, L. (2019). What’s in Criseyde’s Book? The Chaucer Review, 54(1), 91–115.
  • Schwebel, L. (2018). Triumphing over Dante in Petrarch’s Trionfi. Mediaevalia, 37, 89–113.
  • Schwebel, L. (2018). The Pagan Suicides: Augustine and Inferno 13. Medium Aevum, 87, 106–132.
  • McCormick, B., Schwebel, L., & Shutters, L. (2017). “Introduction,” Looking Forward Looking Back: Chaucer’s Legend of Good Women. The Chaucer Review, 51, 3–11.
  • Schwebel, L. (n.d.). Trophee and Triumph in The Monk’s Tale. In H. Fulton (Ed.), Chaucer and the Italian Renaissance. Cardiff: University of Wales Press.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Alpha Chi favorite professor. 2019
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Research Enhancement Program, Texas State University. 2018
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Alpha Chi favorite professor. 2017
  • Award / Honor Recipient: College of Liberal Arts Achievement Award for Excellence in Teaching. 2017
  • Award / Honor Nominee: Presidential Award, Texas State University. November 2016

Selected Grants

  • Schwebel, Leah. Research Enhancement Project, Texas State University, $8000. (Funded: May 2020). Grant.
  • Schwebel, Leah. Non-teaching Dissertation Fellowship, University of Connecticut. (Funded: 2013). Grant.
  • Schwebel, Leah. Summer Predoctoral Award, $3930. (Funded: 2013). Grant.
  • Schwebel, Leah. Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship Award, $2000.00. (Funded: 2012). Grant.
  • Schwebel, Leah. Summer Research Fellowship, $1042.00. (Funded: 2012). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Reviewer / Referee
Viator
2019-Present
Reviewer / Referee
Studies in the Age of Chaucer
December 5, 2019-Present
Reviewer / Referee
The Chaucer Review
August 2019-Present
Other
March 2019-Present
Organizer
Visiting Speaker (Miller Oberman)
October 2018-Present