2012

2012 - 2013 Clements Research Fellowships Announced

The SMU Clements Center for Southwest Studies has announced Research Fellowships for 2012 – 2013.  Fellowships have been awarded to:

Dr. Paul Conrad Paul Conrad

The David J. Weber Fellow for the Study of Southwestern America
PhD, History, University of Texas at Austin, 2011
Assistant Professor of History, Colorado State University at Pueblo
Captive Fates: Displaced American Indians in Southwestern America, Mexico, and Cuba, 1500-1800

Darren Dochuk Darren Dochuk

The Bill & Rita Clements Senior Research Fellow for the Study of Southwestern America
PhD, History, University of Notre Dame, 2005
Associate Professor of History, Purdue University
Anointed with Oil: God and Black Gold in Modern America

Dr. Ruben Flores Ruben Flores

The Bill & Rita Clements Research Fellow for the Study of Southwestern America
PhD, History, University of California at Berkeley, 2006
Assistant Professor of American Studies, University of Kansas
The Beloved Communities: Mexico's Melting Pot and the Making of American Civil Rights (under contract with the University of Pennsylvania Press)

Dr. Paula Lupkin Paula Lupkin

The Bill & Rita Clements Research Fellow for the Study of Southwestern America
PhD, Art History (modern architecture), University of Pennsylvania, 1997
The Great Southwest: Trade, Territory, and Regional Architecture

Dr. Tyrina Steptoe Tyina Steptoe

The Summerlee Fellowship in Texas History
PhD, History, University of Wisconsin at Madison, 2008
Assistant Professor of American Ethnic Studies, University of Washington
Houston Bound: Migration and the Question of Blackness in the Jim Crow Era