Faculty Profile for William Jensen

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William Jensen
Senior Lecturer — English
Brazos 220
phone: (512) 245-0351

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Jensen, W. (n.d.). Gift Giver. Texas Books in Review (2nd ed., Vol. 38).
  • Jensen, W. (2019). “You Can Outrun The Devil if You Try.” In Road Kill: Texas Horror by Texas Writers- Vol. 4. Hellbound Books.
  • Jensen, W. (2019). “Camino Real.” Stoneboat.
  • Jensen, W. (Ed.). (2019). Solstice. Texas Books in Review.
  • Jensen, W. (2018). Blood’s Country. Southwestern American Literature (1st ed., Vol. 43).

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Nominee: Pushcart Nomination, "A Quiet Place to Hide". February 2017
  • Award / Honor Nominee: Pushcart Nomination, "Come Again Another Day". February 2017
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Graduate College Scholarship. 2010
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Winner, University of South Carolina’s Havilah Babcock Short Story Contest. 2005
  • Award / Honor Recipient: “Camino Real,” a short story, was nominated for inclusion in Pushcart Prize XXXIX. 1925

Selected Grants

  • Jensen, William. Study-In-America New Program Development, Office of distance and Extended Learning, Texas State University. (Funded: 2016). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Internship committee
September 2017-Present
Creative Writing Committee
August 2017-Present
Library Administrative Support Committee
August 2017-Present
Southwestern American Literature
June 1, 2013-Present
Texas Books in Review
June 1, 2013-Present