Jennifer Larson | April 2, 2018 | Kent State University

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Jennifer Larson

Professor of Classics
Department of Modern and Classical Language Studies
Kent Campus

JOB DESCRIPTION:

I teach courses in Latin, Greek and ancient civilization. I also conduct research on Greek poetry and ancient Mediterranean religions.

WORKED AT KENT STATE SINCE:

September 1992

EMPLOYMENT PRIOR TO KENT STATE UNIVERSITY:

Waitress in various restaurants

LIKES MOST ABOUT KENT STATE UNIVERSITY:

The people here are great, very friendly and welcoming.

ATTRACTION TO KENT STATE UNIVERSITY AS AN EMPLOYER:

I appreciate the emphasis we place on supporting faculty research.

RESIDES IN:

Ravenna, Ohio

HOMETOWN:

Long Beach, California

EDUCATION:

Ph.D. Classics, University of Wisconsin-Madison

HOBBIES:

Book collecting, theatre (as a viewer, not a performer!), vegetarian cooking