Charlotte Bacon

As associate director for Humanities Grant Support, Charlotte will work  with faculty in the humanistic disciplines to identify funding opportunities and facilitate connections to resources for scholarly work.  Based at the Leslie Center, she hopes to develop strong relationships within and across departments in an effort to fund research that supports faculty aspirations and enhances Dartmouth's reputation for scholarship. 

She has managed and written grants for projects in the arts and directed and obtained funding for nonprofits. Charlotte was an associate professor of English at the University of New Hampshire and has published five works of fiction, including three novels with Farrar, Straus & Giroux. She has received the PEN/Hemingway prize, a fellowship from the NEA, a Guggenheim Foundation award, and a Cullman Fellowship at the New York Public Library. Her degrees are from Harvard and Columbia.