Texas Tech University

Marilda Oviedo

College of Media & Communication, Department of Journalism & Electronic Media

M OviedoDr. Oviedo studies the ways that individuals use and produce media content and the relationship that has on identity formation. She is primarily interested in how media literacy contributes to understanding of adolescent gender/race/ethnic identity. Oviedo received her PhD in Mass Communication from the School of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Iowa. Before joining TTU she was the Multicultural Faculty Fellow at the University of Rhode Island.