Alex Pinnon


Role: Faculty
Campus: West Plains

Postal mail

Missouri State University
128 Garfield
West Plains, MO 65775



  • MA, Missouri State University (2013)
  • BA, Missouri State University (2011)


  • HNR 150 Honors I Seminar
  • HNR 292 Social Justice/Contemporary Civil Rights
  • IDS 110 Student Success
  • PHI 110 Introduction to Philosophy
  • PHI 115 Introduction to Ethics
  • PHI 197 Ethnic American Literature 

Professional experience

Professional Development Conferences

  • AWP Conference - Association of Writers & Writing Programs

Professional Interest

  • Cultural criticism focusing on utopian literature and pop culture

Research and professional interests

Teaching Interests

  • I love teaching within the Humanities. Even though my focus is in Literature, discussing the humanities within all genres is really rewarding. I also enjoy teaching FYC (First year composition) and Basic Writing.

Other interests

Personal Interests

  • I enjoy good conversations, good meals and a good round of disc golf. Well, any round of disc golf really.

Community Service

  • I volunteer annually at the LAD (Language Arts Department) fair, a regional writing competition.


  • Sigma Tau Delta, the honors English society