Kathryn Sawyer Vidrine
Assistant Program Director, Office of Grants and Fellowships
- Advise graduate students in identifying funding opportunities and crafting competitive applications
- Oversee annual Fulbright application process
- Design and implement office data collection and analytics
- Manage communications, outreach, and administration for office programming
Kathryn Sawyer Vidrine, Ph.D. is the Assistant Program Director of the Office of Grants and Fellowships. She obtained her Ph.D. in History from the University of Notre Dame in August 2018. Her dissertation examined how theology and belief were used in the construction of an Irish Protestant identity in the 17th century. During her time as a graduate student she won a number of grants and study abroad opportunities, including a year as a Fulbright fellow at the Institute for Reformation History in Geneva, Switzerland in 2015-2016. She works with students in all areas, with a special emphasis on Fulbright applications and dissertation completion awards.