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Jill Rappoport


Ph.D., University of Virginia; B.A. Wesleyan University


Areas of Specialty:

  • nineteenth-century British literature and culture
  • gift theory; literature and economics
  • gender and sexuality
  • Victorian poetry, science fiction, literary annuals


Recent Honors:

  • UK Women's Executive Leadership Development Program, 2022
  • UK Chairs' Academy I, 2022
  • College of A&S Certificate for Outstanding Graduate Mentoring, 2018-19
  • EGSO Outstanding Facultuy Award, 2019
  • William S. Ward Award for Distinguished Achievement, 2019
  • Faculty Mentor, Inclusive Pedagogies Graduate Student Learning Community, 2018-19
  • College of A&S Inclusion Fellow, 2018-19
Selected Publications: