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Employee Profile

BENJAMIN F FISHER

PROFESSOR EMERITUS OF ENGLISH
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C128 BONDURANT
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-7439
Joined UM: 01/22/2013

Brief Bio

Benjamin F. Fisher, Professor of English,received his Ph. D. from Duke University in 1969, and, for his many academic achievements, was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa at Duke (Beta of North Carolina) in 1989. Internationally recognized as a specialist in American and Victorian studies. He has published many articles, notes and several books in these fields. He serves on editorial boards for eight professional journals. He also regularly teaches courses in these areas, and he has supervised many M. A. and Ph. D. projects. He has won three awards for outstanding teaching and research.

Degrees

BA
ENGLISH
URSINUS COLLEGE/COLLEGEVILLE, PENNSYLVANIA (1962)
MA
ENGLISH
DUKE UNIVERSITY/ DURHAM, NORTH CAROLINA (1963)
PHD
ENGLISH
DUKE UNIVERSITY/DURHAM, N.C. (1969)

Awards

University of Mississippi Humanities Teacher of the Year
2001
College of Liberal Arts - Outstanding Teacher of the Year
2004