Hampden-Sydney College faculty have a special talent for motivating young men to reach above and beyond their abilities. They are practicing scholars who demonstrate passion for their fields of study both in the classroom and beyond through scholarship, study, and research. The following Faculty Scholarship is 2018-present.

Elliott Associate Professor of Biology Dr. Kristian M. Hargadon ’01 Publishes Article in Cancer Genetics , 2021-02-23
Bioinformatic Analysis Reveals FOXC2 Gene Expression as a Prognostic Biomarker for Several Malignancies

Emma Steinkraus, Assistant Professor of Fine Art, Presents at College Art Association Conference , 2021-02-01
Her paper is titled "Lady Botanizers: A Survey of Pre-20th Century Women in Scientific Illustration"

Emma Steinkraus, Assistant Professor of Fine Art, in NYC Exhibition at Deanna Evans Project , 2021-01-16
The Exhibition "A Collective Escape" will run from Jan. 16-Feb. 21, 2021

Interview with Assistant Professor Emma Steinkraus Included in book "Laws of Salvage" , 2021-01-01
The anthology published by Burnaway spotlights "exciting emerging artists" across the South

Assistant Professor Emma Steinkraus Chosen for "Conversations in Practice" Program at Ox-Bow School of Art and Artists' Residency , 2021-01-01
Conversations in Practice brings together small groups of interdisciplinary artists to facilitate studio progress through critical discussion.

Assistant Professor Emma Steinkraus Featured in a Group Exhibition at SoLA Contemporary in Los Angeles, CA , 2020-12-12
"Saturation" will be on view December 12-26, 2020

Emma Steinkraus, Assistant Professor of Fine Arts, Presents Work at the SECAC Conference , 2020-12-08
Her paper is titled "Women Looking at Animals: Documenting the Contributions of Women to Scientific Art before the 20th Century”

Emma Steinkraus, Assistant Professor of Fine Arts, Invited to the Wassaic Project as an Artist-in-Residence , 2020-12-02
Her residency will take place July 2021

Fine Arts Assistant Professor Emma Steinkraus included in a Group Exhibition at THIS____ Gallery in Vancouver, Canada , 2020-12-01
"Vanishing" showcases the work of 45 artists from 17 countries

Emma Steinkraus, Assistant Professor of Fine Arts, Included in Group Exhibition "Remembrance Species" , 2020-11-19
The exhibition is hosted by the Mexican publishing house Lunetario Editorial

Elliott Associate Professor of Biology Dr. Kristian M. Hargadon ’01 Publishes Invited Article in Expert Review of Clinical Immunology , 2020-11-15
Collaborative Bioinformatics Research with H-SC Student Taylor J. McGee ’23 Highlights New Biomarkers of Melanoma Patient Response to Immunotherapy

Fine Arts Professor Emma Steinkraus featured in group exhibition at Field Projects Gallery, New York , 2020-11-12
"Reclaimed, Reimagined," Nov 12-Dec 12, 2020 is viewable online

Patterson Professor James Pontuso , 2020-11-04
published his 106th and last academic essay, article, or review.

Emma Steinkraus, Assistant Professor of Fine Art, Featured in the Virtual Exhibition "Figuratively Speaking" , 2020-10-30
"Figuratively Speaking" is curated by the UK artist Claire Kidd

Interview with Assistant Professor Emma Steinkraus Published through the Oak Spring Garden Foundation , 2020-10-22
Steinkraus was interviewed in her role as an Eliza Moore Fellow for Artistic Excellence

Painting by Emma Steinkraus, Assistant Professor of Fine Arts, Chosen as the Cover Image for a New Book , 2020-09-22
"The Nightgown and Other Poems" by Taisia Kitaiskaia

Assistant Professor of Fine Arts Emma Steinkraus Included in Group Exhibition MIRROR/IMAGE , 2020-08-22
MIRROR/IMAGE is curated by Riana Gideon

Col. Theodore Roosevelt Award for Literary Achievement , 2020-08-11
Civic Recognition for Wilson Center Lecturer

Elliott Professor of History Robert H. Blackman's book 1789: The French Revolution Begins released in paperback , 2020-08-10
Cambridge University Press publishes paperback edition

Q&A with Assistant Professor of Fine Arts Emma Steinkraus Published , 2020-07-21
The Q&A is part of a series exploring how artists respond to the COVID-19 pandemic

Fine Arts Assistant Professor Emma Steinkraus Awarded a Prestigious Residency at the Studios at MASS MoCA , 2020-07-15
The Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (MASS MoCA) is one of the world's largest centers for making and showing contemporary art

Elliott Professor of History Robert H. Blackman presents paper at major international conference on French history , 2020-07-14
"Will the Real Catiline Please Stand Up? Framing Intimidation in the National Assembly of 1789" presented at doing meeting of George Rudé Society and Society for the Study of French History

Barber Barclay Professor of Theatre Shirley Kagan directs play featured in New York Times , 2020-07-04
Kagan’s adaptation of Oscar Wilde’s classic “The Picture of Dorian Gray” was the lead story in a New York Times article

Assistant Professor Lauren Eriks Cline publishes research on race and spectatorship , 2020-06-15
Article published in Borrowers and Lenders

Elliott Associate Professor of Biology Dr. Kristian M. Hargadon '01 Publishes Article on Clinically Relevant Targets for Cancer Therapy , 2020-05-09
Invited Review Article Published in Clinical and Translational Medicine

Emma Steinkraus, Assistant Professor of Fine Arts, Awarded a Helen Frankenthaler Fellowship through the Vermont Studio Center , 2020-05-01
The fellowship will fully fund an artist residency at the Vermont Studio Center for the month of May, 2021

Assistant Professor Lauren Eriks Cline selected as inaugural American Trust for the British Library Fellow , 2020-04-27
Visiting Fellowship at the British Library and Houghton Library

Elliott Associate Professor of Biology Dr. Kristian M. Hargadon '01 Publishes Cancer Research in Leading Oncology Journal , 2020-02-27
Melanoma Research Published in Frontiers in Oncology

Emma Steinkraus, Assistant Professor of Fine Arts, Included in Group Exhibition "Drowned Neon Rose" , 2020-02-02
The exhibition was curated by Kristin Lamb for "I Like Your Work"

Barger Barclay Professor of Theatre Shirley Kagan featured performer at Richmond's annual Poe Birthday Bash , 2020-01-18
Barger Barclay Professor of Theatre Shirley Kagan featured performer at Richmond's annual Poe Birthday Bash

Patterson Professor James Pontuso , 2020-01-05
“1989: It Was Too Soon to Celebrate,” Readings in American Government, 10th edition, eds. Mary P. Nichols, David K. Nichols, and Kevin J. Burns (Kendall/Hunt, 2020), 493-500.

Assistant Professor Emma Steinkraus Awarded an Eliza Moore Fellowship for Artistic Excellence , 2019-11-12
The Eliza Moore Fellowship includes a 2-4 week artist residency and $10,000 grant through the Oak Spring Garden Foundation

Elliott Associate Professor of Biology Dr. Kristian M. Hargadon '01 Publishes Melanoma Research with H-SC Students , 2019-10-28
Hargadon Identifies Role for FOXC2 Transcription Factor in Melanoma Progression

Assistant Professor Emma Steinkraus Invited to Speak at the University of Chicago , 2019-10-24
Professor Steinkraus presented her work in collaboration with the poet Imani Elizabeth Jackson as a part of the Plexiglas Series hosted by the Gray Center for Arts and Inquiry

Wilson Center Visiting Lecturer Greg Eanes , 2019-10-18
Presents Paper at 2019 Symposium on Cryptologic History

Robert Blackman, Elliott Professor of History, presents work at meeting of Western Society for French History , 2019-10-04
Paper "Words Matter: What Happened in the Salle des Menus Plaisirs on 10 June 1789?"

Robert Blackman, Elliott Professor of History, organizes roundtable on teaching at small liberal arts colleges at annual meeting of the Western Society for French History , 2019-10-04
Roundtable: Teaching and Working in French History at a Small College

Robert Blackman, Elliott Professor of History, elected to Governing Council of the Western Society for French History , 2019-10-03
Western Society for French History one of three major societies in United States devoted to study of French and Francophone history

Slavery and Hampden-Sydney , 2019-09-19
Presentation by Mary Prevo

Elliott Professor of History Robert H. Blackman publishes book with Cambridge University Press. , 2019-09-16
"1789: The French Revolution Begins," a close study of the first months of the French Revolution

Patterson Professor James Pontuso , 2019-08-23
published a review of Delba Winthrop's book, Aristotle: Democracy and Political Science

Elliott Assistant Professor Helena von Rueden's vocal octet debuts new concert program in central Virginia , 2019-08-21
"Heaven in a Wildflower: a Choral Meditation" program invited to several regional concert series

Assistant Professor Emma Steinkraus Granted a Good Hart Artist Residency , 2019-08-12
The residency provides full room and board, a $500.00 stipend, and quiet, natural surroundings to concentrate on creative work.

Elliott Assistant Professor Helena von Rueden performs at Wintergreen Music Festival , 2019-08-04
Debut for the Piedmont Singers of Central Va in Nellysford

Assistant Professor Noemí Martín Santo publishes book. , 2019-07-31
A scholarly edition of the _Account of the Kingdom of Nippon_, by Bernardino de Ávila.

World War 1 Centennial Podcast Interviews , 2019-06-14
Visiting Lecturer Greg Eanes on POWs

Elliott Associate Professor of Biology Dr. Kristian M. Hargadon '01 Receives Mary Louise Andrews Award for Cancer Research , 2019-05-31
Virginia Academy of Science Andrews Award to Support Melanoma Research

Cancer Research of Elliott Associate Professor of Biology Dr. Kristian M. Hargadon '01 Highlighted by Immunology and Cell Biology Journal , 2019-04-29
2016 Publication One of Twelve Articles Featured in 2019 Virtual Issue on Cancer Immunotherapy

Justin Greene, Visiting Assistant Professor of Rhetoric , 2019-04-27
Published an Article Analyzing Roxane Gay's Authorial Identity

Patterson Professor James Pontuso , 2019-04-24
published “The Most Dangerous Man in the World“

Wilson Center's Greg Eanes Published , 2019-04-15
in Over The Front (Winter Issue)

Elliott Assistant Professor Helena von Rueden performs at Richmond Cathedral of the Sacred Heart , 2019-03-22
Performance of Bach Motet 227 and choral works of Mendelssohn

Patterson Professor James Pontuso , 2019-03-18
publishes new book: Nature's Virtue