M.A. in English at North Carolina State University
B.A. in English at North Carolina State University, Summa Cum Laude
Dr. Owen graduated from North Carolina State University in 1986 and then from the
University of Virginia, receiving a Ph.D. in 1993. His field of expertise is British
Literature of the Restoration and 18th Century, and he specialized in studies in the novel. A member of the College English
Association, Dr. Owen has taught at Columbus State University for more than twenty
years. A member of both Phi Beta Delta and Phi Kappa Phi, he was bestowed Columbus
State University’s Faculty Service Award in 2006.