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Undergraduate Degree:
St. John’s College

Doctoral Degree:
Rutgers University

Carol Colatrella

Carol Colatrella is Professor of Literature in the School of Literature, Media, and Communication; Associate Dean for Graduate Studies and Faculty Development, Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts; and Co-Director, Center for the Study of Women, Science, and Technology in Institute Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (IDEI), at Georgia Tech. Her scholarly interests focus on American and European literary, historical, and scientific narratives and on women in higher education She has published Evolution, Sacrifice, and Narrative: Balzac, Zola, and Faulkner (1990); Literature and Moral Reform: Melville and the Discipline of Reading (2002); and Toys and Tools in Pink: Cultural Narratives of Gender, Science, and Technology (2011), and she has edited Technology and Humanity (2012) and coedited (with Joseph Alkana) Cohesion and Dissent in America (1994), essays written to honor Sacvan Bercovitch.