Christopher DeLorenzo

Christopher P. DeLorenzo

Adjunct Professor

Part-Time Faculty


Due to his background in fiction writing, and his publication experience with poetry, Christopher DeLorenzo brings a passion for the written word to his academic writing classes. His classes focus on group work, which is a strength of his after over two decades of experience as a trained workshop facilitator. He encourages dialogue and open discussions about complex current issues during class sessions.

Professor DeLorenzo does not only help his students achieve course goals, but also helps them develop a clear perspective in their persuasive essays, while encouraging authentic voice.


  • Fiction Writing
  • Developmental Editing
  • Copy Editing
  • Workshop Facilitation


  • University of San Francisco, MA in Writing, 1998
  • Hampshire College, BA in Writing and Literature, 1992

Prior Experience

  • Adjunct Professor in Creative Writing, Academy of Art
  • Adjunct Professor in English Composition, Skyline Community College

Awards & Distinctions

  • Preferred Hiring Pool (PHP II), University of San Francisco, 2016
  • CIT Professional Development Award, University of San Francisco, 2014
  • Distinguished Lecturer Award, University of San Francisco, 2003

Selected Publications

  • My Kitchen Inheritance, Lulu Publications
  • "Sex is Such a Boring Topic," Bluestem Literary Journal
  • "The Next Generation," Chelsea Station Online