Rebecca M. Muich

Assistant Dean in Lloyd International Honors College
Email: rmmuich@uncg.edu
Office: 203A Foust Bldg.
Phone: 336.334.4493
At UNCG Since: 2013


Ph.D. University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign – 2010
M.A.  University of Florida – 2004
B.A. – Honors,  Xavier University – 2002

Research Interests

Dr. Muich’s research focuses on the way warfare shapes narratives about ancient societies, specifically in the construction of gender.  She researches Greek epic and Greek tragedy in particular, focusing on the Trojan War saga.  She is also interested in narrative theory, the ancient world in film, and classical reception.  As a faculty and administrator in the Honors College, she is also interested in including the study of the ancient world in new pedagogies for honors students.

Selected Publication

  • “Focalization and Embedded Speech in Andromache’s Iliadic Laments” Illinois Classical Studies 35-36 (2010-2011): 1-24.

Selected Awards and Honors

  • National Collegiate Honors Council Newsletter Award, 2016
  • North Carolina Advisor of the Month, January 2016, National Residence Hall Honors Chapter, 2016

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