WCET's 28th Annual Meeting

Associate Professor or Communication
Westminster College
Christine Seifert is an associate professor of Communication at Westminster College where she is the director of the Master of Strategic Communication Program. She has a PhD in English with specializations in rhetoric and professional writing. In addition to teaching graduate and undergraduate classes, she does corporate training and consulting on persuasion, change management, and project management. Seifert is the author of three books: The Predicteds, a novel (2011); Virginity in Young Adult Literature after Twilight, an analysis of sex and virginity in YA literature published in the last 5 years (2015); and Whoppers: History's Most Outrageous Lies and Liars (2015). Her next book, due out in the spring of 2017, is about the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire. Seifert contributes to magazines and journals on a range of topics including feminism, pop culture and marketing, coaching and training, and persuasion. Her latest article about coaching appears in The International Journal of Self-Directed Learning (Summer 2016).