Litzy Galarza

Assistant Professor; Mass Communication/Journalism/Digital Media Production

       Litzy Galarza


Dr. Galarza is a first-generation American and the first PhD in her extended family. Dr. Galarza holds a PhD in Mass Communication from the Pennsylvania State University, a master's degree in Journalism Studies from the University of Missouri-Columbia, and bachelor's degree in Journalism and Political Science from the University of Arizona.

Research Interests

  • Latinx media studies, advertising studies, media law, and critical cultural studies


  •   Mass Communications (PhD)
    The Pennsylvania State University
  •   Journalism (MA)
    University of Missouri - Columbia
  •   Journalism/Political Science (BA)
    The University of Arizona

Selected Intellectual Contributions