Cortney Robbins

Associate Professor, English

Phone: 260.422.5561, ext. 2241

Cell Phone: N/A


Office: Academic Center, Room 245

Class Information

Fall 2014

  • ENG 1270 English Composition II
  • IIT 1000 University Experience

Spring 2015

  • ENG 1270 English Composition II
  • HUM 2100 Study Abroad
  • HUM 3390 Women in Literature

Office Hours:

  • M: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • TR: 12:30-2 p.m.
  • W: 10-11 a.m., Noon-1:30 p.m.
  • F: 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m.


College of General Studies

Academic Advisor Roles


Academic Degrees

  • M.A., English, Ball State University (2007)
  • B.A., English Literature, Ball State University (2004)

Professional Experience

I taught at Ivy Tech in Muncie and Marion, Indiana, before being hired as a full-time professor at Indiana Tech in 2007.

Selected Publications/Presentations

Papers Presented

  • “The Tech LEADS Initiative:  Learning Communities for Students at Risk”, Fort Wayne Area Dean’s Conference, Fort Wayne, IN, Feb. 2010
  • “Following the ‘Yellow Brick Road’ of Learning with Fantasy Literature”, Conference on College Teaching and Learning, Jacksonville, FL, Apr. 2010
  • “The Tech LEADS Initiative: Learning Communities for Students at Risk”, Indiana TRiO Spring Conference, Fort Wayne, IN May 2010

Invited Presentation

  • “Digital Storytelling in Developmental English”, Fort Wayne Area Dean’s Conference, Fort Wayne, IN, Feb. 2011
  • “Digital Storytelling, “This I Believe,” and Developmental English”, Hawaii Int’l. Conference on Arts and Humanities, Honolulu, HI, Jan. 2012

Additional Information

I am married and have two sons, Holden, 10, and Jack, 2. I enjoy reading, knitting, and eating Indian food.