UCSB English Professor Awarded NEH Research grant


Christopher Newfield, a professor of literature and American studies in UC Santa Barbara’s Department of English, and a team of collaborators have been awarded a $175,000 research grant by the National Endowment for the Humanities. The grant will the development of a historical and cultural theory of metrics in higher education that can account for the continuing spread of rankings in universities.

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Thursday, August 31, 2017