Maria De Moya


Maria De Moya, is an Associate Professor of Public Relations and Advertising in DePaul University’s in the College of Communication. She holds a PhD in Mass Communication from the University of Florida, and an M.A. in Business and Economic Journalism from New York University, where she was a Fulbright scholar. Before joining academia, she worked as a journalist focused on business and economics, and as a public relations practitioner, in the field of public diplomacy. In 2015, she was selected as an Educator Fellow for the Plank Center for Excellence in Public Relations. Her current research interests center on the intersection of community, ethnicity, and identity, in national and international Public Relations efforts.