B.A. from State University of Political and Administrative Studies, Bucharest, Romania
M.A. from University of Alabama
Ph.D. from University of Iowa
Alina Haliliuc earned her Ph.D. in Rhetoric and Public Address from the University of Iowa. Her research and teaching interests are in the areas of public persuasion,
rhetorical criticism, and mass mediated representations of gender, class, and ethnicity. She has worked on projects examining the role of television, film, and music in
negotiating social norms both in the U.S. and internationally. Her work may be found in such venues as Text and Performance Quarterly (2011), The Business of
Entertainment--Television. Ed. Robert Sickels (2009), and Pimps, Wimps, Studs, Thugs and Gentlemen. Essays on Media Images of Masculinity. Ed. Elwood Watson (2009).