Dr. Silvia Vaccino-Salvadore
Dr. Silvia Vaccino-Salvadore Senior Lecturer
Bio
Education
Teaching Areas
Research Interests
Bio

Senior Lecturer, Department of English

Dr. Silvia Vaccino-Salvadore is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of English. She holds a doctoral degree in English Composition and TESOL from Indiana University of Pennsylvania (USA) and an MBA from The University of Tampa (Florida, USA). Prior to joining Khalifa University, Silvia was an English language instructor in Kuwait. Her areas of research include language teacher identity, L2 writing, English as a Medium of Instruction (EMI), and writing for STEM.

Education
  • PhD, English Composition and TESOL, Indiana University of Pennsylvania (USA), 2020
  • Master of Business Administration, The University of Tampa, Florida (USA), 2003
  • BSc, Business - Marketing, The University of Tampa, Florida (USA), 1999
Teaching Areas
  • Oral Communications
  • Reading and Writing
  • Academic English Composition
  • Narrative Inquiry
Research Interests
  • Language teacher identity
  • L2 writing
  • English as a medium of instruction
  • Writing for STEM