Jan Guffin- Creative Writing Faculty
A native of Indiana, Dr. Guffin earned the B.S. and M.A.T. degrees from Indiana University and a Ph.D. from Duke University. He served as a teacher of English, History, and Philosophy in public and private high schools and recently retired from a 50 year teaching career. He is the author of 20 professional articles and has served as consultant for Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate Programs both in the United States and abroad. He is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and is the recipient of the E. Kemper McComb Award for Excellence in the Teaching of English. He created the Global Scholars Program at Park Tudor School in Indianapolis, IN and represents that school on the Spoleto Study Abroad Board of Directors. He has been teaching with Spoleto Study Abroad since the very first year.