Faculty Profile

Nora Gilbert

Title
Associate Professor
Department
English
College
College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

    

Education

PhD, University of Southern California, 2010.
Major: English/ Dissertation: "The Joy of Censorship: Strategies of Circumvention in Novel and Film"
MA, University of Southern California, 2004.
Major: English
BA, Harvard University, 1996.
Major: English (magna cum laude)

Current Scheduled Teaching*

ENGL 6950.718, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2021
ENGL 5800.001, Studies in Literary Genres, Spring 2021
ENGL 4620.001, Studies in Literature and Film, Spring 2021
ENGL 2321.001, British Literature, Fall 2020 Syllabus
ENGL 6950.718, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2020
ENGL 4435.001, Studies in Victorian Literature, Fall 2020 Syllabus

* Texas Education Code 51.974 (HB 2504) requires each institution of higher education to make available to the public, a syllabus for undergraduate lecture courses offered for credit by the institution.

Previous Scheduled Teaching*

ENGL 6950.718, Doctoral Dissertation, Summer 5W2 2020
ENGL 6950.718, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2020
ENGL 2400.001, Literature, Media, and Popular Culture, Spring 2020 Syllabus
ENGL 5930.001, Research Problems in Lieu of Thesis (Original Scholarly Papers), Spring 2020
ENGL 6950.718, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2019
ENGL 5200.001, Studies in British Literature and Culture of the Victorian Period, Fall 2019 SPOT
ENGL 5200.601, Studies in British Literature and Culture of the Victorian Period, Fall 2019 SPOT
ENGL 3924.001, Women's Literature, Fall 2019 Syllabus SPOT
WGST 3720.001, Women's Literature, Fall 2019 Syllabus SPOT
ENGL 6941.706, Directed Research, Spring 2019
ENGL 6950.718, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2019
ENGL 5200.001, Studies in British Literature and Culture of the Victorian Period, Spring 2019 SPOT
ENGL 5200.601, Studies in British Literature and Culture of the Victorian Period, Spring 2019 SPOT
ENGL 4435.001, Studies in Victorian Literature, Spring 2019 Syllabus SPOT
ENGL 6941.718, Directed Research, Fall 2018
ENGL 6950.718, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2018
ENGL 6941.706, Directed Research, Spring 2018
ENGL 6950.718, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2018
ENGL 3924.001, Women's Literature, Spring 2018 Syllabus SPOT
WGST 3720.001, Women's Literature, Spring 2018 Syllabus SPOT
ENGL 6941.718, Directed Research, Fall 2017
ENGL 6950.718, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2017
ENGL 5260.001, Studies in Nineteenth Century British Literature and Culture, Fall 2017 SPOT
ENGL 3924.001, Women's Literature, Fall 2017 Syllabus SPOT
WGST 3720.001, Women's Literature, Fall 2017 Syllabus SPOT
ENGL 6941.706, Directed Research, Spring 2017
ENGL 6950.718, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2017
ENGL 4435.001, Studies in Victorian Literature, Spring 2017 Syllabus SPOT
ENGL 3911.002, Topics in British Literature, Spring 2017 Syllabus SPOT
ENGL 6810.001, Topics in Critical Theory, Spring 2017 SPOT
ENGL 3440.002, British and Anglophone Literature 1780 to the Present, Fall 2016 Syllabus SPOT
ENGL 3440.003, British and Anglophone Literature 1780 to the Present, Fall 2016 Syllabus SPOT
ENGL 6941.718, Directed Research, Fall 2016
ENGL 6950.718, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2016
ENGL 6941.706, Directed Research, Spring 2016
ENGL 5800.001, Studies in Literary Genres, Spring 2016 SPOT
ENGL 3924.001, Women's Literature, Spring 2016 Syllabus SPOT
WMST 3720.001, Women's Literature, Spring 2016 Syllabus SPOT
ENGL 6941.718, Directed Research, Fall 2015
ENGL 4900.706, Special Problems, Fall 2015
ENGL 5200.001, Studies in British Literature and Culture of the Victorian Period, Fall 2015 SPOT
ENGL 4435.001, Studies in Victorian Literature, Fall 2015 Syllabus SPOT
ENGL 5760.001, Scholarly and Critical Writing, Spring 2015
ENGL 6810.001, Topics in Critical Theory, Fall 2014
ENGL 3924.001, Women's Literature, Fall 2014 Syllabus
WMST 3720.001, Women's Literature, Fall 2014 Syllabus
ENGL 3440.003, British and Anglophone Literature 1780 to the Present, Spring 2014 Syllabus
ENGL 4500.001, British Fiction, Spring 2014 Syllabus
ENGL 5200.001, Studies in British Literature and Culture of the Victorian Period, Fall 2013
ENGL 3442.001, Introduction to Victorian Literature, Spring 2013 Syllabus
ENGL 3440.001, British and Anglophone Literature 1780 to the Present, Fall 2012 Syllabus
ENGL 3440.003, British and Anglophone Literature 1780 to the Present, Fall 2012 Syllabus

* Texas Education Code 51.974 (HB 2504) requires each institution of higher education to make available to the public, a syllabus for undergraduate lecture courses offered for credit by the institution.

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Overall
Summative Rating
Challenge and
Engagement Index
Response Rate

out of 5

out of 7
%
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students responded
  • Overall Summative Rating (median):
    This rating represents the combined responses of students to the four global summative items and is presented to provide an overall index of the class’s quality. Overall summative statements include the following (response options include a Likert scale ranging from 5 = Excellent, 3 = Good, and 1= Very poor):
    • The course as a whole was
    • The course content was
    • The instructor’s contribution to the course was
    • The instructor’s effectiveness in teaching the subject matter was
  • Challenge and Engagement Index:
    This rating combines student responses to several SPOT items relating to how academically challenging students found the course to be and how engaged they were. Challenge and Engagement Index items include the following (response options include a Likert scale ranging from 7 = Much higher, 4 = Average, and 1 = Much lower):
    • Do you expect your grade in this course to be
    • The intellectual challenge presented was
    • The amount of effort you put into this course was
    • The amount of effort to succeed in this course was
    • Your involvement in course (doing assignments, attending classes, etc.) was
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