Jeffrey Burghauser. Born in 1980 in Elizabeth, New Jersey; raised in nearby Springfield. B.A., University at Buffalo (SUNY); M.A., University of Leeds (UK); Artist-in-Residence, Arad Arts Project (Israel). Developed his pedagogical chops in high schools and colleges in St. Louis (MO), Hsinchu (Taiwan) and Columbus (OH). Miscellaneous spells as banjoist, scholar, and professional tutor to the Ohio State University football team. Currently teaches English language & literature at the Oakstone Academy.