Completed Ph.D.s and Placements

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Meghan Wadle

Entry Year: 2010

(BA) U of Dallas


Nineteenth-Century American Literature, Working-Class Studies, Women’s Studies


“‘Rightly Enough Called Girls’: Melville’s Violated Virgins and Male Marketplace Fears American Literature  (March 2018)


Southern Methodist University Dissertation Fellowship, 2016-2017. Competitively awarded.

Andrew W. Mellon Short-Term Fellowship, Massachusetts Historical Society, 2015. Competitively awarded.

Dedman College Interdisciplinary Institute PhD Fellow, Southern Methodist University, 2014-2015. Competitively awarded. 

Dedman College Interdisciplinary Institute Research Cluster on Jewish Studies, Southern Methodist University, 2014-2015.

Michael Pueppke Writing Prize, Department of English, Southern Methodist University, 2014. Outstanding Essay by a Graduate Student in the Department of English

Sigma Tau Delta, International English Honor Society, Rho Theta chapter, Southern Methodist University, 2012.

Phi Beta Kappa, Eta chapter, University of Dallas, 2006.