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Edwards College of Humanities & Fine Arts - Faculty Information
Jason Ockert
Associate Professor

Department(s): English
Degree: MFA Syracuse University; BA University of Florida
Area of Study: Fiction, Creative Writing
   
Email: jockert@coastal.edu
Office: EHFA 233
Phone: 843-349-2531
Website: http://www.jasonockert.com
   
Biography:
Jason Ockert is the author of two collections of short stories: Neighbors of Nothing and Rabbit Punches. His debut novel, Wasp Box, will appear in early 2015. He has received awards from The Atlantic Monthly, Mary Roberts Rinehart, and the Dzanc Short Story Collection Contest. He has recently been nominated for a Shirley Jackson Award and was a finalist for the Million Writers Award. Short stories he has written have appeared in anthologies and journals such as New Stories from the South, Best American Mystery Stories, Oxford American, storySouth, Ecotone, The Iowa Review, One Story, McSweeney’s, and Post Road. Jason serves as fiction editor of Waccamaw and is an associate professor at Coastal Carolina University.
 
Office / Class Hours:
Jason Ockert
Associate Professor - English
  1 PM 2 PM 3 PM 4 PM 5 PM 6 PM 7 PM
Mon
Tue
1:00 PM
1:30 PM
ENGL-301
EHFA-167
1:40 PM
2:55 PM
3:00 PM
5:00 PM
Wed
Thu
ENGL-301
EHFA-167
1:40 PM
2:55 PM
3:00 PM
4:30 PM
ENGL-652
EHFA-109
4:30 PM
7:20 PM
Fri
Notes:
** ENGL-399 Contemporary Short Story Form
** ENGL-698 Thesis Research
** ENGL-201 Intro to Creative Writing

Class / Office Hours
Tue    Office: 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Class: 1:40 PM - 2:55 PM
    Office: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Thu    Class: 1:40 PM - 2:55 PM
    Office: 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    Class: 4:30 PM - 7:20 PM