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Jill Eichorn

Jill Eichhorn

Associate Professor

Languages & Literature

“I enjoy collaborating with colleagues, staff, and students to create holistic journeys for learning and teaching that respect each expression of who we are as human beings.” Dr. Eichhorn on what excites her about being a part of the Austin Peay community
  • B.A. University of Montana
  • M.A. University of Montana
  • Ph.D. Miami University (Ohio)

I taught English in the People's Republic of China, Nankai University and Qingdao University 1985-87, and then 6  months in Taiwan between my master's and Ph.D. degrees. While in China, I learned enough Chinese to navigate travel.

  • Embodied learning
  • Memoir
  • Film (U.S. and international)
  • Late nineteenth and twentieth century American literature
  • LGBTQ writers

"Counting Embodied Learning: Marilyn Waring and Feminist Pedagogical Practice." Counting on Marilyn Waring: New Advances in Feminist Economics.  Eds. MargunnBjornholt and Ailsa McKay. Demeter Press, 2014, pp. 305-320.