Peter Meidlinger, Ph.D.

Portrait of Peter Meidlinger.

Office: Burnham Hall 200
Phone: (417) 873-7469

Fall 2021 Office Hours

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Peter Meidlinger, Ph.D.

Professor of English

Peter Meidlinger is Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs and a professor of English.  He teaches CORE 101, Ethics, and courses in English and Writing. Meidlinger is co-founder of Drury Scholars Program, a campus-wide initiative that provides mentoring and tutoring to African American students in the center city schools. His scholarship focuses on college access, community engagement, and the relationship between ethics and literature.

Drury University faculty member since 1992
Professor since 2009


  • B.A., University of Iowa, 1981
  • M.A., University of Iowa, 1985
  • Ph.D., University of Iowa, 1994