Arlinda S. Boland

Arlinda Boland

Doctoral Student


  • Beaumont, Texas

Current Employment

  • Graduate Assistant, Deaf Studies & Deaf Education, Lamar University 


  • M.A. in International Development, Gallaudet University
  • M.S. in Administration & Supervision, Gallaudet University
  • Postgraduate Diploma, Deaf Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, U.K.
  • B.A. in Graphic Design with minor in Art History, Gallaudet University

Research Interests

  • Social Media and Deaf Studies
  • International Development 
  • Deaf epistemologies 

Recent Peer-Reviewed Publications

  • N/A

Recent Non Peer-Reviewed Publications

  • Bart, E. H., IV, Boland, A.S., Shelton, S., & Del Rosso, T. (2022). TRUE BIZ DEAF: An exploration on how Deaf creators use TikTok. In J.H. Lipschultz, K. Freberg, & R. Luttrell (Eds.), The Emerald Handbook of Computer-Mediated Communication and Social Media, (pp. 341-357). Emerald Publishing, Ltd.

Recent Presentations

  • N/A

Dissertation Focus

  • Deaf people and Social media