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Christopher Noble, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of English, High Sierra Semester
Phone: (909) 967-3293
Christopher Noble, Ph.D., received his undergraduate degrees in English and philosophy from Westmont College. He was awarded a Pew Younger Scholars Fellowship and pursued graduate work at the University of California, Irvine, where he specialized in 19th century British literature and literary criticism. Noble has presented papers at numerous conferences in the United States and Canada, and has published scholarly work in the journals Christianity and Literature and Victorian Studies. Currently an assistant professor at Azusa Pacific University, Noble regularly teaches courses in composition, British literature, and critical theory.


  • Ph.D. - English Literature, University of California, Irvine, 2000
  • M.A. - English Literature, University of California, Irvine, 1996
  • B.A. - English and Philosophy, Westmont College, 1994


Honors College

Center for Global Learning and Engagement

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

  • English


  • English Literature
  • Literary Criticism

Courses Taught

  • ENGL 110 – Freshman Writing Seminar
  • ENGL 111 – Introduction to Literature
  • ENGL 222 – English Literature Survey to 1789
  • ENGL 232 – English Literature Survey Since 1789
  • ENGL 480 – Contemporary Literary Criticism
  • ENGL 487 – Literary Movements