Assistant Professor of EnglishDirector, Childrens Theatre
Professor Pederson teaches the following courses including, Basic Writing, Teaching English in the Middle and Secondary School, Writing About Literature, Anglo-Saxon and Medieval Literature at Concordia University Chicago. His main area of research encompasses creative writing. Previously, Professor Pederson chaired the English department at Walther Lutheran High School in Melrose Park, Ill. He has been a member of Concordia’s faculty since 2009.