Christina Cedillo

Christina Cedillo, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Writing,
College of Human Sciences and Humanities

Contact number: 281-283-3483
Email: cedilloc@uhcl.edu
Office: Bayou 1508.12

Biography

Christina V. Cedillo, Ph.D. in English
Concentrations in Rhetoric and Composition, Women’s Studies
Texas A&M University, 2011
Writing program, Assistant Professor of Writing and Rhetoric

Christina Cedillo, Ph.D. is as an Assistant Professor of Writing and Rhetoric. She graduated from Texas A&M University in 2011 with her doctorate in English, specializing in rhetoric and composition. Her research focuses on the role of embodiment in communication, particularly in relation to race, gender, and disability. She also examines how mainstream teaching practices affect students from minoritized populations to consider how we can make education more inclusive of people from all cultures.

Dr. Cedillo has a forthcoming essay about police violence against Latinxs, is working on projects about Chicana labor activist Emma Tenayuca and music as preservation of our Mexican Indigenous heritage.