Clements Center Fellowships

Announcing the Clements Center Research Fellows for 2017-2018!

Clements Center Research Fellowships provide senior or junior scholars with an essential element for producing successful books, and that is time.

Sarah Pearsall

The Bill & Rita Clements Senior Fellow for the Study of Southwestern America

Ph.D., Harvard University, 2001
University Senior Lecturer in the History of Early America and the Atlantic World, University of Cambridge 
"'The Violence of our Passions': Polygamy and Power in Early America

Thomas Richards, Jr. 

The David J. Weber Fellow for the Study of Southwestern America

Ph.D., Temple University, 2016
Visiting Research Associate, McNeil Center for Early American Studies 
The North America that Almost Was: Breakaway Republics and Contested Sovereignty in the Era of U.S. Expansion

Sarah Rodriguez

The Summerlee Fellow for the Study of Texas History

Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania, 2015
Assistant Professor of History, University of Arkansas 
"‘Children of the Great Mexican Family': Anglo-American Immigration to Mexican Texas and  the Making of the American Empire, 1820-1861

Aimee Villarreal

The Clements Fellow for the Study of Southwestern America

Ph.D., University of California-Santa Cruz, 2014
Assistant Professor of Mexican American Studies, Our Lady of the Lake University 
Secular Miracles: Unexpected Crossings in Religion and Politics"