Lecturer: Christine Schmitz
Location: Knoxville, Tennessee
Academic Background: BA in journalism and public relations, Temple University, Philadelphia, Penn.; MFA in creative writing, University of Florida, Gainesville, Fla.
Career: My background started in journalism and then I was a college professor at a few different schools. As a grad student, I was teaching at University of Florida, then I taught at Santa Fe College, which is a feeder college for University of Florida. Then I was at the University of North Carolina, Charlotte, in the English Department. Then I taught in their first-year writing department, which is a program that split … Read more “Learn About a Lecturer: Christine Schmitz on ‘Writing for the Profession’”