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Frances Titchener

Frances Titchener

Distinguished Professor

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Office Location: Old Main 310
IconPhone: 435-797-1298


PhD, Classics, University of Texas, 1988

MA, Classics, University of Texas, 1981

BA, Classics; Psychology, University of Houston, 1979

Frances B. Titchener is Distinguished Professor of History and Classics. She was recognized as HASS Teacher of the Year (1993), was the first USU professor to be awarded the CASE Professorship of Utah (1995), and was recognized as Outstanding Collegiate Level teacher by the American Philological Association (1999). She was awarded a Fulbright (Research) Grant to Belgium (2003), and was a visiting professor in Leuven Belgium (2010), and Rethymno Crete (2017). She is the editor of Ploutarchos, the journal of International Plutarch Society, and is co-editor of six books in print, as well as the forthcoming Cambridge Companion to Plutarch.