Kayla Jessop-Jacoby - Coastal Carolina University
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Kayla Jessop-Jacoby

Teaching Associate

Contact Kayla Jessop-Jacoby
843-349-6942 kmjessop@coastal.edu

Kearns Hall 106A

Fall 2021 Office Hours
Tuesdays/Thursdays 9:00 - 10:00am and 2:00 - 3:00pm
*Please email for an appointment. 

And one day, the girl with the books became the woman writing them."- anonymous


Kayla Jessop is an Academic Coaching Specialist in the Academic Experience Department and a Teaching Associate in the English department at Coastal Carolina University. Since becoming a two-time Coastal alum, she has become a published author, a recgonized faculty/staff member, and a semi-talented cross-sticher. She is a big bookworm and will often ask students what they're reading to get ideas for her own to-be-read collection.


Masters in Art of Writing, Coastal Carolina University 2020
Bachelors in English, Coastal Carolina University 2018

Interesting Facts

Publications: Tempo 2018, Harpurs Palate 2020, You Might Need To Hear This 2021, Broadriver Review 2021, Lundenwood Review 2022

Research Areas

Student advocacy, creative writing, and composition and rhetoric.

Teaching Areas

Literature, Creative Writing, and Compoisition and Rhetoric.