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The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.

Faculty Profile

JAIME L CANTRELL

ENGLISH
VISITING ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF ENGLISH
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BONDURANT HALL W212
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-7439
Joined UM: 08/20/2014

Areas of Expertise

  • AMERICAN LITERATURE
  • GENDER AND SEXUALITY STUDIES
  • QUEER THEORY
  • SOUTHERN STUDIES

Brief Bio

Jaime Cantrell is a Visiting Assistant Professor of English and a faculty affiliate at the Sarah Isom Center for Women's and Gender Studies at The University of Mississippi. She teaches courses in American Literature, Gay and Lesbian Literatures, The South and Sexuality, and Literary Criticism. She's published essays and reviews reflecting her interdisciplinary expertise in literary criticism and gender and sexuality studies Study the South, Feminist Formations, and The Journal of Homosexuality. Dr. Cantrell has been awarded research grants at Cornell University, Duke University, and the National Endowment for the Humanities. She co-edited Out of the Closet, Into the Archives: Researching Sexual Histories (SUNY Press's Queer Politics and Cultures series, 2015), a Lambda Literary Award Finalist for LGBT Anthology.

Degrees

MA
WOMEN STUDIES
THE UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA/ TUSCALOOSA, ALABAMA (2009)
PHD
ENGLISH
LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY AND A&M COLLEGE/ BATON ROUGE, LOUISIANA (2014)