Vesta Silva

Title:  Associate Professor

Department:   Communication Arts/Theatre
Degrees: B.A., Indiana University (Indianapolis); M.A., Ph.D., University of Iowa
Phone: 332-4385
Office Location:  VCCA 308

Sabbatical Spring 2017

Vesta Silva is an Associate Professor of Communication Arts.  She received her PhD in Communication Studies with a focus on Rhetoric and Cultural Studies from the University of Iowa in 2004. Her research and teaching focus on questions of health, gender, and identity in contemporary popular culture.  Silva also provides faculty support and development for Allegheny’s FS program.