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Assistant Professor of English

M.F.A., Creative Writing, Southern Illinois University
B.A., English, Manga Cum Laude, Southern Illinois University

Email: jmatthews@tusculum.edu
Campus Phone: Ext. 5270
Came to Tusculum: 2009

Jan Matthews joins the Tusculum English department from East Tennessee State University where she served as adjunct faculty since 2009. Matthews has taught courses in Freshman Composition, Developmental Writing, American Literature, and Introduction to Creative Writing.

Matthews has received her Master’s of Fine Arts in creative writing as well as a Bachelor’s of Arts in English, Manga Cum Laude from Southern Illinois University.

She has numerous works of fiction and poetry that have been published in various magazines and journals including the Tusculum Review.