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Kristen Angierski, PhD

Virtual English Instructor

Education and Research

  • Research: World Anglophone fiction, literature and climate change, environmental ethics, cultural studies
  • PhD, English, Cornell University
  • MA, English, University at Buffalo
  • BA, English, Cornell University

Courses Taught

  • Rhetoric and Composition
  • Senior English
  • Writing in STEM
  • Truth and Consequences
  • Ecofiction
  • Introduction to Philosophy
  • Cultural Studies: Social, Economic, and Environmental Justice

Awards, Honors, and Achievements

  • 2020 June "Scholar of the Month" for the Association for the Study of Literature and Environment (ASLE)
  • 2020 Martin Sampson Teaching Fellowship
  • 2019 Fall Cornell University Provost Diversity Fellowship
  • 2018 Biddy Martin Graduate Prize for Essay on Tony Kushner's Angels in America

Clubs and Societies 

  • STEM Foundations Book Club

Joined GSSM in 2020