Jennifer Kozar

Core Faculty
Jennifer Kozar
No Specific College Affiliation
School of Interdisciplinary Undergraduate Studies
No Specific Program Affiliation

Jennifer Kozar received her M.A. in English at Abilene Christian University with a focus on post-colonial studies and her B.A. in English from the University of Texas at San Antonio. Her research interests include writing, rhetoric, and student-centered learning.

Courses Taught

ENGL 1010 - Writing with Confidence and Purpose

HMNT 1001 - Living and Learning in a Technological World

ENGL 2110 - Creative Writing: Fundamentals of Short Fiction

ENGL 3110 - Creative Writing: Contemporary Nonfiction and Poetry

ENGL 2050 - Women's Literature and Social Change

ENGL 2002 - Professional Writing

Education

MA, Abilene Christian University

BA, The University of Texas at San Antonio

Public Service

Key Spouse Committee: 440 Supply Squadron (SSCOS) (Langley AFB, Virginia)-, Chair - Hampton

Meals on Wheels, Volunteer - Newport News

Red Cross-Blood Donor, Volunteer - Newport News

Our Lady of Mount Carmel School , Volunteer - Newport News

Give Back Rewards Program, Organizer - Newport News

Langley AFB Housing-Mayor, Volunteer - Langley AFB

Locks of Love, Volunteer - Omaha

Open Door Mission, Volunteer -

University of Nebraska Medical Center Food Drive , Participant - Omaha

Awards / Honors

Nominated for Distinguished Faculty of the Year Award, Excelsior College, 2015

Outstanding Faculty Award, Devry University, 2010

Sigma Tau Delta Honor Society, , 1998

Publications

Kozar, J. A. (2006). The Power of Scrutinizing Eyes: Analyzing the Effects of Panopticism in The Bone Pickers. Journal of American Studies Association of Texas

Kozar, J. A. (2006). Silko: Writing Storyteller and Medicine Woman. Journal of the American Studies Association of Texas

Kozar, J. A. (2007). Rough Justice: Lynching and American Society 1874-1947 . Journal of the American Studies Association of Texas

Presentations

Kozar, J. A. (2002). “You Can Do This”: How Walden Faculty Can Help Students to Build Self-Efficacy. Walden University

Kozar, J. A. (2005). The Power of Scrutinizing Eyes: Analyzing the Effects of Panopticism in The Bone Pickers.

Kozar, J. A. (2005). Slave Narratives: Finding Humor in Desperate Situations. Baylor University