- Academic School:
Arts and Humanities
- Academic Department:
- Ph.D. in American Civilization from University of Texas at Austin
- American Studies
Dr. Hewitt's core interest is in mind-body connection. Her interests include the history of psychiatry, drug policy, psychedelic studies, postwar culture in the US, consciousness studies and learning theories.
- Dr, Hewitt has published on the significance of body modification in American culture (Mutilating the Body: Identity in Blood and Ink), teaching mental illness, the psychedelic sensorium, the history of psychedelic substances in pharmacology and intersections between feminism and psychedelic studies.