Department Chair:
Anuradha Needham

Administrative Assistant:
Sue Elkevizth

Department Email:

Phone: (440) 775-8570
Fax: (440) 775-8684

Rice Hall 130
10 North Professor St.
Oberlin, OH, 44074

Jeffrey Pence

Jeffrey Pence

Associate Professor of English and Cinema Studies

Contact Information


Rice Hall 109
(440) 775-8653

Personal Office Hours:
Tuesday 12:30-2:00 and by appointment

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.