Guillermo Avila-Saavedra

Guillermo Avila-Saavedra

Professional Details

Title: Associate Professor
Office: CC-144
Phone: 978-542-7891

Fall & Winter Courses

Cat. # Term Course # Title
2249 01 COM206 Mass Media and Society
2278 01 COM316 Communications in the Global Village
2285 01 COM321 Print Copywriting
3974 02 COM506 Independent Research in Media Studies

Professional Biography

PhD, Mass Media & Communication, Temple University

MA, Advertising, Michigan State University

BA, Universidad Catolica del Ecuador, Management

Professional Interests

Media and identity, intercultural communication, global media, advertising.


American Advertising Federation (AAF), SSC Chapter, Faculty Adviser

Selected Publications

Nothing Queer About Queer Television: Televised Construction of Gay Masculinities, Media, Culture & Society

New Discourses and Traditional Genres: The Adaptation of an Ecuadorian Feminist Novel into a Telenovela. Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media