Faculty & Staff
- Pam Jordan-Long
Dr. Pam Jordan-Long
Department Chair & Professor of Professional Writing & Director of the Center for the Study of C.S. Lewis and FriendsOffice Location: NS 202
Phone: (765) 998-5591
Specialties: Victorian Fiction, English Education, George MacDonald, C. S. Lewis, J. R. R. Tolkien
Vitae PDF: Dr. Pam Jordan-Long's Printable Vitae
Ph.D., 1997 Ball State University
Major: British and American Literature
Cognate: English Education
M.A., 1992 Indiana Wesleyan University
Major: Ministerial Education
M.A., 1982 Ball State University
Major: English Education
B.S., 1978 Taylor University
Professor of Professional Writing
Chair Department of Professional Writing
Director Center for the Study of C. S. Lewis & Friends
Taylor University Fort Wayne
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Professor of English
Chair Department of Professional Communication
Taylor University, Upland, IN
Adjunct Instructor of English
Indiana Vocational College - Kokomo, IN
Adjunct Instructor of English
George Washington High School
Indiana Wesleyan University
Coordinator of Leadership Development
Coordinator of Mentoring Program
Adjunct Professor of English
Jones Middle School
English and Psychology Teacher
Assistant Camp Director
Indiana Soldiers and Sailors Children’s Home
Summer School Teacher
- Leadership Development
- Expository Writing and English Composition
- Writing for Teachers
- Writing for Business
- Writing Fantasy
- British Literature
- World Masterpieces
- American Literature
- African American Literature
- The Novel
- Critical Approaches to Literature
- Grammar and Linguistics
- The Junior High/Middle School
- General Secondary Methods
- Discipline and Classroom Management
- World Changers Seminar
- Seminars on C.S. Lewis, J.R.R. Tolkien, & George MacDonald
- The Writer’s Craft
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co-author with David Neuhouser and Kristen Prillwitz. “Frances White Ewbank Colloquium on C.S. Lewis and Friends.” Orts: The George MacDonald Society Newsletter. Spring 2002: 9-10.
“Rev. of John Steinbeck’s The Grapes of Wrath: A Reference Guide by Barbara Heavilin. Steinbeck Yearbook III, 2003.
“A Doubting Thomas and His Challengers: George MacDonald’s Answer to the Victorian Crisis of Faith.” Wingfold. Summer 2003: 44-48.
“The Enigmatic Veil: A Study of the Use of a Veil as Symbol in Nathaniel Hawthorne’s ‘The Minister’s Black Veil’ and C. S. Lewis’s Till We Have Faces.” LampPost. 27:2 , 2003.
“George MacDonald’s Version of Hamlet: A Response to Paul Priest’s Review of The Tragedie of Hamlet.” Northwind no. 23, 2004.
*list of freelance publications available upon request
"C.S. Lewis on Myth." Southwest Regional Conference on Christianity and Literature. Baylor University, October 6, 1995.
"The Search for Meaning: Christian Values in Tennessee Williams's Night of the Iguana." Southwest Regional Conference on Christianity and Literature. Harding University, Oct. 3, 1997.
"George MacDonald's Answer to the Victorian Crisis of Faith." Frances White Ewbank Colloquium on C. S. Lewis and Friends. Taylor University, Nov. 15, 1997.
“The Hamlet Manuscript” Frances White Ewbank Colloquium on C.S. Lewis and Friends. Taylor University. Nov. 16-18, 2001.
“The Enigmatic Veil: A Study of the Use of a Veil in Nathaniel Hawthorne’s ‘The Minister’s Black Veil’ and C.S. Lewis’s Till We Have Faces.” MYTHCON XXXIV. Nashville, TN July 25-28, 2003.
“Reflections on Hamlet from the Inklings.” 7th Annual C. S. Lewis and the Inklings Conference, LeTourneau University, April 1-2, 2004.
“George MacDonald’s Unpublished Annotated Manuscript of Shakespeare’s Hamlet.” C.S. Lewis and the Inklings Conference, Oral Roberts University, April 1-2, 2005.
“’. . . but he is good.’ George MacDonald’s Theology Expressed in Aslan.” C.S. Lewis and the Inklings Conference, John Brown University, Mar. 3-4, 2006.
“A Redeemed Life: Edmund Pevensie as an Example of Lewis’s New Kind of Man.” C. S. Lewis and the Inklings Society, Christian Writers Conference, Grove City College, April 4-5, 2008.
“Reflections of the New Man in The Chronicles of Narnia.” Frances White Ewbank Colloquium on C. S. Lewis and Friends, Taylor University, May 29-June 1, 2008.
ORGANIZATIONS & ACTIVITIES:
National Council of Teachers of English
Indiana College English Association
National Middle School Association
Conference on Christianity and Literature
Collegiate Press Editorial Advisory Board
George MacDonald Society
C. S. Lewis and the Inklings Society
Christian Community Development Association
Ivy Tech State College General Education Advisory Committee
Co-youth sponsor, Westminster Presbyterian Church
Co-Bible quiz coach, West Morris Street Free Methodist Church
Delegate to Indiana State Teachers Association General Assembly
Executive board member and Executive Secretary, Indiana Cheerleader Assoc.
Recording Secretary, Alpha Ro Chapter, Alpha Delta Kappa
Chaplain, Alpha Ro Chapter, Alpha Delta Kappa
Counselor, Camp Wildwood (Wabash Conference of Free Methodist Church)
Sunday School Teacher, Village Green Free Methodist Church
Habitat for Humanity volunteer
Tutor for Project Incentive
Tutor for Hoosier College Preparatory Program
Reviewer for Church Libraries
Editor for Fort Wayne Urban League
Judge for Sterling Sentinel Awards, Fort Wayne Newspapers
Community Engagement Task Force member Fellowship Missionary Church
Acting Coach for Summer Arts Camp Fellowship Missionary Church