Missouri State University

Modern & Classical Languages (MCL)Department of Modern and Classical Languages

Dr. Pauline Nugent

Pauline Nugent

Email

Phone

417-836-6602

(work)

Office

Siceluff Hall 109

Department

Modern and Classical Languages

Postal mail

Missouri State University
Modern and Classical Languages
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897 work
Professor

Education

PhD Classics, University of Texas at Austin 1992

Teaching

  • Latin
  • Greek
  • Biblical Hebrew
  • Classical Mythology
  • Comparative Mythology
  • Gender Studies in Antiquity
  • Hero & Quest

Research and professional interests

  • Patristics, Homer, Pedagogy
  • Recent Publications: “Patristics and Pedagogy”, Studia Patristica. Vol. XLIX, 3-7, Leuven: Peeters, 2010
  • “The Sounds of Sirens: Odyssey 12. 184-91”, College Literature Special Issue 35.4  College Literature Publications, Fall 2008, 45-54. 

Awards and honors

  • Missouri Governor Award for Excellence in Teaching 1997 and 2009
  • MSU Foundation Awards for Teaching 1997 & 2008
  • Member Oxford Round Table, UK, 2009
  • SMU Foundation Award for Excellence in Community Service 1999
  • Vice-President of MO Association of Faculty Senates 2010
  • MSU Faculty Senate, Chair 2008-09.