Dr. Katherine Fischer Drew, History, Rice University
Katherine Fischer Drew, professor in Rice University’s Department of History. Drew is resting her hands on the upper edge of a wooden chair in a classroom. She is wearing a short sleeved dress and a beaded necklace. A blackboard is visible behind her. Original resource is a black and white photograph.
Professor Drew’s career spans much of the history of Rice and is in many ways representative of it. When she joined the faculty of what was then the Rice Institute, Dr. Drew was the fourth member of the combined departments of History and Political Science. She is presently Lynette S. Autry professor emerita in a history department consisting of more than twenty-five members that is itself part of a nationally recognized research university. Professor Drew chaired the history department for ten years beginning in 1970, and has served as well as acting dean of the School of Humanities and Social Sciences.
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