Jerry ROOT

Curriculum Vitae

Jerry ROOT portrait
  • Associate Professor, World Languages and Cultures


Honors & Awards

  • Honors/Humanities Research Professorship. U of U College of Humanities and Honors College, 05/02/2016
  • Dee Grant sponsoring a two-day seminar and conference for the H2 research group. I brought one outside speaker to campus and one outside facilitator. I recruited two U of U faculty to facilitate as well. The whole H2 group of students attended multiple events. A wider audience attended the outside speaker's public talk. U of U College of Humanities and College of Fine Arts, 05/02/2016
  • Tacc featured a redesigned course of mine on their website: TACC, 09/15/2013
  • International Travel Grant, Summer 2013. University Research Committee, 05/01/2013
  • International Travel Grant, Summer 2013. College of Humanities, 04/01/2013
  • Research Leave - one semester (Fall 2013). College of Humanities, 12/2012
  • International Travel Grant. College of Humanities, 10/01/2012
  • University Distinguished Teaching Award 2011-12. University of Utah. University of Utah, 01/2012
  • Ramona Cannon Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2010. College of Humanities, 01/2010
  • One-course release grant for creation of online course for K12 teacher of French, The Pedagogy of the Classics. TACC (Technology Assisted Curriculum Center) U of U, 01/01/2009

Geographical Regions of Interest

  • Africa
  • Europe