Jenny has taught courses in Creative Writing, English Literature, Academic Writing, and others.
She has a PhD in English and Comparative Literature from the University of Warwick, UK.
She is an Associate Fellow with the Higher Education Academy, UK.

Creative Writing

Benefit from workshops that draw on a wealth of knowledge about literary techniques to get your creative juices flowing 

Spark Young Writers (Coventry)

Assistant Writer

Writing West Midlands, UK

 

Sep 2019 - Jun 2020

 

assisted Emilie Lauren Jones with workshops for children aged 8-11

Postgraduate Creative Writing Group

Workshop Leader

University of Warwick

 

2019 - 2020

Anecdotes, 27 Feb 2020

Literary Themes, 13 Feb 2020

Finding Your Writer's Voice, 30 Jan 2020

Perspective & Contrast in Fiction, 21 Nov 2019

What Makes a Story Compelling, 24 Oct 2019

Creativity / Play, 9 Oct 2019

Flash Fiction, 4 July 2019

Character Motivation, Voice, Dialogue, 11 Apr 2019

"balance between practical exercises and theoretical analyses"

Widening Participation Humanities

Workshop Leader

University of Warwick

Setting and Character Emotion, 9 July 2019

a workshop for Year 11 Australian students visiting Warwick

"fantastic"

 

Academic Writing

Benefit from doctoral expertise to learn how to write concisely and mindfully for academic purposes 

Academic Writing

Tutor

Dept of English & Comparative Literary Studies

University of Warwick

2018 - 2020

 

Academic Writing

Tutor

Dept of Economics

University of Warwick

 

2018 - 2019

 

English Literature

Benefit from doctoral expertise to learn skills in literary analysis and critical thinking, and to indulge in your love for literature

Regular teaching

New Literatures in English (UG hons)

Co-Convenor, Lecturer, Seminar Tutor

University of Warwick

2019 - 2020

Epic into Novel (UG)

Seminar Tutor

University of Warwick

 

2019 - 2020

Modern World Literatures (UG)

Seminar Tutor

University of Warwick

 

2014 - 2015

One-off teaching

Global City Literature (UG)

Lecturer, Seminar Tutor

University of Warwick

2018 - 2019

Modes of Reading (UG)

Seminar Tutor

University of Warwick

 

2018 - 2019

Problems and Modes in Postcolonial Literature (MA)

Seminar Tutor

University of Warwick

 

2018 - 2019

UG: undergraduate | UG hons: undergraduate honours | MA: masters

"discussions well-guided"

"students encouraged to speak"

"the seminars increased understanding of and interest in the subject"

"available and effective in assisting students to think through and research written assignments"

"encourage and help students to delve further into the topics addressed in the module"

 

Other

Passionate about contributing to a community of practice

Pedagogy

Dynamic Student Engagement

Workshop Co-Leader

Academic Development Centre

University of Warwick

2 Jul 2019

 

co-run with Dr Karen Borg Cardona

"would recommend this workshop to colleagues"

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