Faculty & Staff

Pepi Leistyna, EdD

  • Professor of Applied Linguistics, College of Liberal Arts
  • Telephone: 617-287-6737
  • Office Location: Wheatley Hall,06,00078

Areas of Expertise

Critical Pedagogy, Cultural Studies, and Media Literacy.


EdD in Teaching and Learning, Harvard Graduate School of Education

Professional Publications & Contributions

Additional Information

Research Interests:

Professor Leistyna's main areas of interest include critical pedagogy, cultural studies, and media literacy.

Courses taught:

APLING 603 Cross Cultural Perspectives

APLING 605 Theories and Principles of Language Teaching

APLING 618 Teaching ESL: Methods and Approaches

APLING 623 Sociolinguistics

APLING 624 Language and the Media: Semiotics, Representations, and Discursive Formation

APLING 635 Literacy and Culture