ACADEMICS

Christina Santana

Christina Santana

Assistant Professor of English, Writing Center Director

An Assistant Professor of English and the Director of the Writing Center at Worcester State University, Christina studied writing, rhetorics, and literacies and earned her PhD in English in 2016. Her work has appeared in the Community Literacy Journal, Currents in Teaching and Writing, and in the edited collection, Innovative Developments in Writing Studio Practice. Most recently, she and her co-author received the Emerging Researcher Award from Conference on College Composition and Communication (2018-2019) to conduct a collaborative-writing data analysis project. Christina currently teaches courses on community writing, writing consultancy, persuasive writing about public issues, professional writing, and business communication, and was a co-winner of Worcester State University’s 2020 Alden Excellence in Teaching Award. She is also a graduate of the Leadership Worcester program (2018) and a student in Clark University’s Diversity and Inclusion Certificate program.

Education

2016
Arizona State University
Writing, Rhetorics, and Literacies (English)
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