C H A R L O T T E T A Y L O R F R Y A R
204 GREENLAW HALL | CHAPEL HILL, NC 27599-3520
CTFRYAR@LIVE.UNC.EDU | (c) 336.970.3167
Ph.D. in American Studies | University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill | Expected 2019
M.A. in American Studies | University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill | 2016
B.A. in American Studies | University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill | 2013
Field Scholar | Southern Oral History Program (SOHP) | 2016—2017
Teaching Assistant | Department of American Studies | 2014—2017
- AMST 486: Shalom Y’all: The Jewish Experience in the American South, Marcie Ferris | Fall 2017
- AMST 350 Honors: Main Street, Carolina, Robert Allen | Spring 2016
- AMST 53 Honors: The Family & Social Change In America, Robert Allen | Spring 2015
- AMST 202: Historical Approaches to American Studies, Seth Kotch | Fall 2014
Laboratory Associate | Digital Innovation Lab (DIL) | 2011—2016
Research Assistant | Chancellor’s Task Force on University History | Spring 2016
Project Manager | Carolina Digital Humanities Initiative | Summer-Fall 2015
Digital Editor & Social Media Coordinator | American Studies Department | Fall 2015
Research Associate | Women’s AdvaNCe | Summer 2015
Building A University of the People | Author | 2018-2019
Speaking Back to the Speaker Ban | Author | 2016
Names In Brick & Stone | Project Manager | 2015-2016
Digital Feminists of Carolina | Project Lead | 2015-2016
Charlotte 1911 | Project Manager | 2014-2016
Recovering Hayti | Project Manager | 2014-2016
Digital Loray | Research Associate | 2014-2016
Digital Portobelo | Research Assistant | 2014-2016
HONORS & AWARDS
UNC-Chapel Hill Graduate School | Dissertation Completion Fellowship | $18000 | 2018-2019
UNC-Chapel Hill College of Arts & Sciences | Dean’s Graduate Fellow | $5000 | 2018
Carolina Digital Humanities Initiative | Digital Dissertation Fellowship | $4000 | 2017
Center for the Study of the American South | Graduate Travel Grant | $300 | 2017
Oral History Association | Presenter Scholarship | $250 | 2017
Center for the Study of the American South | Summer Research Grant | $3000 | 2016
Graduate and Professional Student Federation Travel Award | $400 | 2016
Duke University PhD Lab In Digital Knowledge | Lab Scholar | 2015-2016
UNC-Chapel Hill Graduate School | Leadership Development Scholars Program | $3000 | 2014-2015
“Shared Resonance In University History,” Field Notes, Southern Oral History Program, February 2017.
“Carolina Blue: Frank Porter Graham and the Struggle for a Progressive North Carolina,” Talking Points Memo, October 2016.
“50 Years of Students Standing Up For Academic Freedom,” Field Notes, Southern Oral History Program, February 2015.
PRESENTATIONS & TALKS
Panelist, “Benefits and Biases of Activist-Centered Institutional Oral Histories,” Oral History Association, Concordia University, October 2018.
Panelist, “Documenting Racial Justice Student Activism from the Inside Out (or Is that Outside In?).” Oral History in the Mid-Atlantic Region, American University, March 2018.
Panelist, “Breaking the Southern Part of Heaven: University-Community Engagement Through Documentary and Oral History.” Oral History Association, Minneapolis, October 2017.
Invited Presenter, “Making A University of the People: Oral Histories with UNC-Chapel Hill Student Activists.” Universities, Slavery, Public Memory, and the Built Landscape Symposium, University of Virginia, October 2017.
Public Lecture, “Building A University of the People: The Movement for a Free-standing Black Cultural Center at UNC-Chapel Hill.” Tell About the South Lecture for the Center for the Study of the American South, June 2017.
Panelist, “The Pleasure of Recognition: ‘Seeing Ourselves’ in H. Lee Waters’s Digital Southern Imaginary.” Southern American Studies Association, College of William & Mary, March 2017.
Panelist, “What’s A Digital Feminist?: A Case-Study In Experiences of Gender and Labor.” HASTAC, Arizona State University, May 2016.
Workshop Facilitator, “What’s A Digital Feminist?: A Case-Study In Experiences of Gender and Labor.” FemTechNet, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, April 2016.
Panelist, “Professional Development and The Job: Three Perspectives from UNC-Chapel Hill.” Crossroads: The Future of Graduate History Education, Drew University, March 2016.
Panelist, “Digital Feminism: A Case-Study In Experiences of Gender and Labor.” CHAT Festival, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, March 2016.
Panelist, “Giving to Get: Partnering With Graduate Students.” Student Affairs Winter Conference, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, December 2015.
Invited Talk, “Digital Loray and the Collaborative Digital Humanities.” Speaker Series, Department of American Studies, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, November 2015.
UNIVERSITY SERVICE & ACTIVITIES
Pre-Graduate Education Advising Program, University Career Services | Advisor | 2015—2017
Graduate and Professional Student Federation | Senator and Professional Development Chair | 2015—2017
Re-envisioning the Humanities PhD, Institute for the Arts and Humanities| Curriculum Committee | 2016—2017
Altacs In Academe Seminar, Carolina Seminar Series | Co-Convenor | 2015—2016
Alt-Ac Graduate Student Working Group | President and Founder | 2015—2016
American Studies Graduate Student Association (ASGSA) | Faculty-Graduate Representative; University Affairs & Policy Representative | 2015—2016
Graduate Student Professional Development Advisory Council | 2014—16
University History Council | 2015—2017