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Reinhold Hill, PhD

Vice Chancellor and Dean
Office of the Vice Chancellor and Dean
CC Room 255

PHONE: 812.348.7226
Curriculum Vitae


  • Management Development Program, Harvard University Graduate School of Education, 2008
  • Ph.D. English, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, 2001
  • M.A. English, University of Louisiana, Lafayette, Louisiana, 1996
  • B.A. Communication Studies, English Minor, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, 1994

Professional Activities

  • Peer Reviewer, Higher Learning Commission, 2008-present
    • Team Leader Training, 2014
    • Site Reviewer, 2013-present
    • AQIP Action Update Reviewer, 2008-present
    • AQIP Systems Portfolio Reviewer, 2008-present
  • Committee on Comprehensive Institutions, CCAS (Council of Colleges of Arts and Sciences, 2010-2012
  • Executive Committee, AFS@MLA, 2001-2005
  • Executive Committee, MLA Folklore and Literature Discussion Group, 2000-2004; (Chair 2004)


  • (With Roxanne Cullen) “Curriculum Designed for an Equitable Pedagogy.” Education Sciences. 3.1 (2013): 17-29.
  • (With Roxanne Cullen and Michael Harris) The Learner-Centered Curriculum:  Design and Implementation. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2012. 
  • “Gaming Education: Some Examples of the Centrality of Computer Technology in the Teaching of Composition.” In The SEM Imperative: Taking Enrollment Management Online. Eds. Craig Westman and Penny Bouman.  2007.
  • Guest Editor, Special Issue of Tennessee Folklore Society Bulletin 62.1 (2006) “Folklore and Literature.”
  • “Gede’s Horse: Ishmael Reed, Misogyny, and the Last Days of Louisiana Red.” Tennessee Folklore Society Bulletin 62.1 (2006): 29-37.
  • “The St. Louis Temple Open House: Toward A Rooted Ethnography.” Tennessee Folklore Society Bulletin 61.1 (2005): 11-21.
  • “Mormon Literature and the Irreducible Other: Writing the Unspeakable in Holocaust Literature.”  In Witnessing the Disaster: Essays on Representation and the Holocaust. Eds. Michael Bernard-Donals and Richard Glejzer. Madison, Wisconsin: U. of Wisconsin Press, 2004. 183-195.
  • "God's Chosen People: Mormon Fictional Portrayals of the Jewish Holocaust." CLIO 31.2 (Winter 2002): 151-165.  Republished in Dimensions of Faith: A Mormon Studies Reader. Ed. Stephen Taysom, Signature Books, 2011.
  • "'These stories are not "real," but they are as "true" as I can make them:' Lee Smith's Literary Ethnography."  Southern Folklore 57 (2000): 106-118.
  • "Chapels, Baptismal Fonts, and the Curse of Cain: An Examination of the Obstacles to Conversion in Louisiana Mormon Conversion Narratives." Louisiana Folklore Miscellany 11 (1996): 53‑66.

Contact, Address and Additional Links


4601 Central Avenue
Columbus, IN 47203

Phone: 812.348.7311

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