Cinema Studies
Department Chair:
Grace An

Administrative Assistant:
Sarah Pardee

Department Email:

Phone: (440) 775-6601
Fax: (440) 775-8684

Rice 116
10 N. Professor St.
Oberlin, OH, 44074

Office Hours: Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Jeffrey Pence

Jeffrey Pence

Department Chair
Associate Professor of English and Cinema Studies

Contact Information


Rice Hall 109
(440) 775-8653

Personal Office Hours:
By appointment

Jeffrey Pence

Jeffrey Pence

Educational Background

  • B.A., Oberlin College, 1988
  • M.A., Temple University, 1993
  • Ph.D., Temple University, 1998

Jeff Pence teaches courses in contemporary American literature. He has special interests in the topics of narrative theory, memory and media, technology and culture, and spirituality.  He also holds an appointment in the Cinema Studies Program.