Wayne State College

Chad Christensen

Chad Christensen is a professor of English at Wayne State College. He also serves as the Managing Editor of the WSC Press and director of the Plains Writers Series. He teaches creative writing (poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction), editing, publishing, and literature. He’s also the advisor for the student literary magazine Judas Goat and the WSC Poetry and Fiction Slams. He’s been teaching full time at Wayne State College since 2012 and received the Balsley Whitmore Excellence in Teaching Award in 2015 and 2020.

MFA, Creative Writing, University of Nebraska-Omaha, 2015
MSE, English, Wayne State College, 2011
B.S., English Writing, Editing and Publishing, Wayne State College, 2009

Academic Interests
Creative writing, publishing, contemporary poetry, film studies, philosophical fiction, hybrid and online pedagogy, Japanese literature, mystery novels, and Great Plains literature.