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Christine Kern, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Department of English
Phone: (626) 815-6000, Ext. 3484
Fax: (626) 812-3024
Christine Kern received her Ph.D. and M.A. from the University of Wisconsin and her B.A. from Bethel College in St. Paul, Minnesota. Her professional interests include creative prose, contemporary literature, and American literature, although her favorite novel is Anna Karenina.


Ph.D. - English, University of Wisconsin
M.A. - English, University of Wisconsin
B.A. - English, Bethel College, St. Paul, Minnesota


  • College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
    • English


  • American literature
  • Contemporary literature
  • English

Courses Taught

ENGL 110 – Freshman Writing Seminar
ENGL 111 – Introduction to Literature
ENGL 301 – Creative Writing: Fiction
ENGL 354 – American Literature Since 1865
ENGL 377 – Shakespeare
ENGL 425 – Advanced Creative Writing
ENGL 489 – Literary Topics

Office Location

Ronald Building, Room 149, East Campus