Michael Dean Clark, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Department of English
Phone: (626) 815-6000, Ext. 3102
Fax: (626) 812-3024
Office Location: Faculty Quad, Room 10
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Biography

Michael Dean Clark, Ph.D., is a professor of writing, an author of fiction and literary nonfiction, and an advocate of the arts. His primary concern, in the classroom and in his work, is the intersection of story, experience, and the critical response to culture that faith should engender in humans. His personal interests include music, basketball, and popular culture in all forms. Clark is married and the father of three beautiful children.

Education

  • Ph.D., English and Creative Writing, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
  • M.A., Education, Azusa Pacific University
  • B.A., English and Communication Studies, Azusa Pacific University

Credentials/Certifications

  • California Clear Secondary Teaching Credential, English

Academic Areas

  • Writing Program
  • College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
    • Department of English

Expertise

  • Creative Writing
  • Digital and Hybrid Creative Writing Course Design
  • Fiction and Nonfiction Professional Writing
  • Journalism
  • Literary Nonfiction
  • Pedagogy

Courses Taught

  • ENGL 110 – Freshman Writing Seminar
  • ENGL 304 – Creative Writing: Nonfiction
  • ENGL 334 – World Literature Since the Renaissance
  • ENGL 402 – Principles of Language
  • ENGL 425 – Advanced Creative Writing

Office Hours

Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays, 8:30-9:30 a.m.

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