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Matthew Pangborn


Assistant Professor of English; Modern Languages Department Chair

Department: Modern Languages Department
Phone: 712-279-1638
Email: matthew.pangborn@briarcliff.edu
Office Location: Heelan 309

Education

  • Ph.D., English literature, University of Albany State University of New York.
  • M.F.A., creative writing (fiction), Texas State University
  • B.A., English, University of California

Biography

Dr. Pangborn's specializations include nineteenth-century American literature, eighteenth-century British literature, literature and philosophy, literary theory, creative writing and film. Prior to Briar Cliff, he was an instructor of humanities at St. Edward's University. Dr. Pangborn lives in Sioux City with his wife and son.  His extracurricular interests include cycling, gardening, rock climbing, hiking and a "very amateur" level of birdwatching.