Jennifer Tronti, Ph.D. (ABD)

Assistant Professor of English
Director of Undergraduate English Program

Office Phone: (951) 343-4290
Office Location: Office Location: W.E. James Building, Room 269
Office Hours: Fall 2013 = Mondays between 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. & Wednesdays between 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.**Additional time available by appointment. Just send me an e-mail to schedule!

Degree Major Emphasis Institution Year
Ph.D. (ABD) Mythological Studies Pacifica Graduate Institute Projected 2017
M.A. English Claremont Graduate School 1995
B.A. English California Baptist College 1994
  • Courses Taught

    ENG 113/123: Beginning and Intermediate Composition
    ENG 201: Introduction to Literature
    ENG 213/223: Survey of British Literature I & II
    ENG 233 /243: Survey of American Literature I & II
    ENG 273/373: Intro to Creative Writing & Intermediate Creative Writing
    ENG 303: Topics in World Literature
    ENG 313: Multicultural Literature
    ENG 323: Classical Literature
    ENG 333: 17th Century British Literature
    ENG 345: 19th Century American Literature
    ENG 353: Children's Literature
    ENG 385: Writing Poetry
    ENG 413: Studies in Shakespeare
    ENG 473: Advanced Creative Writing
    ENG 499: Senior Project in English
    FLM 350: Film & Literature
    HUM 313/323: Integrated Humanities I & II

  • Academic Areas & Scholarly Interests

    Surveys in British, American, and World Literature
    Theories of Film, Dream Narratives
    Creative Writing

  • Teaching Experience

    1996-Present: California Baptist University
    Assistant Professor of English
    1997-1999: California Baptist University
    Reader/Grader for Integrate Humanities Seminar
    1996-1998: California Baptist University
    Student Publications Advisor (yearbook/annual)
    Adjunct experience at local junior colleges:
    Riverside Community College & San Bernardino Valley College

  • Personal Philosophy

    Psalm 30: 5, 12 (NKJV)

    "Weeping may endure for a night,
    But joy comes in the morning....
    O Lord my God, I will give thanks to You forever."