SBUBolivar, Missouri Est. 1878

Department of Language and Literature at Southwest Baptist University

Questions? Contact

M.E. Tappmeyer
Department Chair
(417) 328-1683


Curtis Goss
Holly Hill-Stanford
Carla Kirchner
Todd Sukany
Linda Tappmeyer
M.E. Tappmeyer


Carla Kirchner
Carla Kirchner
Assistant Professor of English
Southwest Baptist University
Work 1600 University Avenue,
Jester Learning and Performance Center 223
Bolivar, MO 65613

Position: Assistant English Professor and Writing Center Director

Courses Taught:  Composition I and II, Writing Fiction, Writing Poetry, and practicums in writing center theory

Educational Background:  Kirchner earned a Bachelor of Arts from Southwest Baptist University, a Master of Arts in Writing from Missouri State University, and a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from Spalding University.

Church Activities:  Kirchner is a member of National Heights Baptist Church in Springfield, Missouri.