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The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.

Faculty Profile

Dustin J Parsons

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English
SENIOR LECTURER IN ENGLISH
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BONDURANT HALL C-128
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-7439
Joined UM: August 17, 2017

Brief Bio

Dustin Parsons is the author of Exploded View: Essays on Fatherhood, with Diagrams. He has previously served as the non-fiction editor of The Mid- American Review. Awards for his writing include an Ohio Arts Grant and a New York Fine Arts grant in creative non-fiction, the 2013 American Literary Review Prize in fiction, the 2014 fiction prize from The Laurel Review and a notable mention in the 2014 Best American Essays. He was awarded a residency fellowship at Wyoming's Brush Creek Foundation of the Arts and the Vermont Studio Center.

Degrees

MFA
Creative Writing
BOWLING GREEN STATE UNIVERSITY/BOWLING GREEN, OHIO (2001)