|Academic Files Coordinator
Literature Building Room 114
(858) 534-3215 • Email
Heather Fowler is the is the Academic Files Coordinator. She coordinates all aspects of academic personnel administration for the department.
Heather Fowler received her M.A. in English and Creative Writing from Hollins University. In addition to working in the Literature Department, she has taught composition, literature, and writing-related courses at UCSD, California State University at Stanislaus, and Modesto Junior College. She was Dean of Students at Kelsey Jenney college. She is the author of the story collections Suspended Heart (Aqueous Books, Dec. 2010), People with Holes (Pink Narcissus Press, July 2012), This Time, While We're Awake (Aqueous Books, forthcoming May 2013) and Elegantly Naked In My Sexy Mental Illness (Queen's Ferry Press, forthcoming May 2014). Fowler’s People with Holes was named a 2012 finalist for Foreword Reviews Book of the Year Award in Short Fiction. Fowler’s stories and poems have been published online and in print in the U.S., England, Australia, and India, and appeared in such venues as PANK, Night Train, storyglossia, Surreal South, JMWW, Prick of the Spindle, Short Story America, The Nervous Breakdown, and others, as well as having been nominated for the storySouth Million Writers Award, Sundress Publications Best of the Net, and the Pushcart Prize. She is Poetry Editor at Corium Magazine and a Fiction Editor for the international refereed journal, Journal of Post-Colonial Cultures & Societies (USA).