Dr. Heath teaches creative writing, nonfiction, and advanced composition classes. His work, which has been nominated for Pushcart Prizes and the Best American Essay anthology, has appeared in publications ranging from the Mars Hill Review to Tennis magazine. In 2009, he won the Tusculum Review Prize for fiction. In 2013, two of his pieces were named to the list of top 10 creative nonfiction pieces in the 10-year anniversary issue of the University of Chicago’s Contrary magazine. He has been at Cedarville since 1990.
Education and Credentials
Ph.D. in Creative Writing, University of Cincinnati
M.A. in English, Michigan State University
B.A. in English, Truman State University
Why Cedarville: I chose Cedarville on the recommendation of my wife, an alumna. I enjoy my colleagues and students.