Jamie-Lee Josselyn

Jamie-Lee Josselyn is Associate Director for Recruitment for the Creative Writing Program. She is also Director of the Summer Workshop for Young Writers at the Kelly Writers House and has taught writing at the New England Young Writers Conference, St. Paul’s School’s Advanced Studies Program, and numerous workshops for high-school students in Philadelphia. In 2016, she was listed among Penn’s Top 30 Professors based on student evaluations, and in 2017, she received the Beltran Family Award for Innovative Teaching and Mentoring. From 2014 to 2017, she served as a Faculty Fellow in two of Penn’s College Houses. Her writing has been published in The New Republic, Literary Hub, Cleaver Magazine, and elsewhere. Jamie-Lee received a BA from the University of Pennsylvania and an MFA from Bennington College, where she was the nonfiction editor of The Bennington Review.


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