» Dr. Jan Osborn
Assistant Professor

Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Department of English
Dr. Jan Osborn
Office Location:
Wilkinson Hall 223A
Office Hours:
Wed. 12:30 - 6 p.m.
Phone:
(714) 628-7221
Email:
Affiliations:
Freshman Foundations Program
Education
Spring Arbor University, Bachelor of Arts
University of Michigan, Master of Arts
University of California, Riverside, Ph.D.
Biography
Born and raised in Michigan and an alumna of The University of Michigan, Jan teaches in the Writing and Rhetoric Program in the English Department.  Prior to coming to Chapman, Jan taught English in secondary public schools in Los Angeles and Orange counties, community colleges in Michigan and California, and at State Prison Southern Michigan. She is the faculty liaison for the Orange High School Young Writers' Collaborative and the Orange County Literary Society Partnership.

Her current research is focused on writing program assessment and chat discourse analysis.