Lubbock Christian University
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Matt Byars, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of English

  • Ph.D., Creative Writing, Georgia State University
  • M.A., Medieval/Renaissance Drama, Texas Tech University
  • B.A., Humanities(History), Lubbock Christian University
Current Classes
  • Intro. to Creative Writing
  • Fiction Workshop
  • Poetry Workshop
  • Advanced Composition
  • Advanced Grammar
  • Composition 1301/1302
  • The occasional literature course


Dr. Matt Byars is a native of Lubbock. He has been married to his wife, Heather Byars (LCU ’00) since 2000. They have four children.

They are members at South Plains Church of Christ.