Jennifer Mary FOX
100 University Village Apt A-12.
Notre Dame, IN 46556
To study the languages and literatures of the Eastern Mediterranean from Late Antiquity and the Byzantine period.
University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN June 2006- present
Ph.D. in Literature student
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR January 2005 –May 2006
Graduated with a BA in Classical Studies, Minor in History.
Hellenic College, Brookline, MA January 2002- May 2004
Marywood College, Scranton, PA September 1995- May 1996
St. Vincent College, Latrobe PA September 1994- May 1996
Eta Sigma Phi, Classical Honors Society, Golden Key International Honors Society, National Honors Society, Dean’s List- University of Arkansas and Hellenic College
Teaching Assistant, University of Notre Dame, Fall and Spring 2007-2008
As a Teaching Assistant to Professor Isabelle Torrance’s Greek Literature and Culture class and The Greeks and their Gods, I designed Discussion Handouts, directed discussion classes in Ancient Greek literature, taught a few of the classes myself, graded essays and exams, and met with the students individually for writing assistance.
Lyell Bible College, Fort Smith AR August 2004-December 2004
As a member of the Faculty of Biblical Greek participated in the design of the Language curriculum and acted as Faculty advisor to the Student Government. Coordinated student recruitment, Public Relations, and Special Events as assistant to the President.
St. Basil’s Academy, Garrison, NY Summer 2003
Provided academic tutoring, counseling, and recreational activities for disadvantaged youth from Greece, Africa, the former USSR, as well as America. Chanted liturgical services in Greek and English for the community. Designed primary school religious
instruction for residents at the Academy. Prepared Bible studies for the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese’s Family Life Department.
Classical, Biblical, Ecclesiastical, and Patristic Greek, Classical Latin, Arabic, French
French Graduate Reading Exam passed August 2006 Notre Dame
Traditional Chinese Medicine, Medical Chi Gung, and Organic Agriculture
Professional Affiliations – since 2006
American Association of Teachers of Arabic
American Classical League
American Comparative Literature Association
American-Hellenic Educational Progressive Association
American Literary Translators Association
Association of Ancient Historians
Medieval Academy of America
Middle East Medievalists
Southern Comparative Literature Association
Women’s Classical Caucus
GRAC-Gruppo di Ricerca Arabo-Cristiana
“Liturgy of the Hours: March 21-22, 2005 Notre Dame
Public Prayer of the Church as Foundation for Christian Spirituality”
Notre Dame Center for Liturgy
“Dynamic Patterns in Imagery and Images” October 14-15, 2006 Notre Dame
“Modernity: Yearning for the Infinite” December 1-3, 2006 Notre Dame
Center for Ethics and Culture
St. Andrew’s Greek Orthodox Church, South Bend, IN June 2006-present
High School Ecclesiastical School Teacher and Choir Member.