Office Phone: 650- 723-1361
Sweet Hall 3rd Floor, Rm 331, 590 Escondido Mall, Stanford, CA 94305
John Peterson has taught in the Program in Writing and Rhetoric since 2004. Before coming to Stanford, he was a mentor teacher in the UC Irvine Writing Program and started the writing curriculum in the Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences Program at the University of Washington, Tacoma. Born and raised in Los Angeles, John completed his BA in Literature at UC Santa Cruz and his MFA in Creative Writing (Fiction) at the University of Alaska, Fairbanks. He is a faculty advisor to freshmen and sophomores and works in the Hume Center for Writing and Speaking.