Silva, John

Senior Instructor
Salem State University
School Affiliation

Cambridge College School of Undergraduate Studies

Academic Focus

Mathematics, history, government, economics

Community Involvement
  • Association of the First Corps of Cadets, Boston, MA
  • Sons of Italy in America
  • Boston Renaissance Lodge
Courses Taught

Communicating Mathematical Thinking I and II
Introduction to Economics
Macro Economics
Micro Economics
American History
American Government
World History


60 credits above M.Ed. - Boston State College
M.Ed. - Salem State College - secondary education
Teacher certification courses - Mary Harding Baylor College, Belton, TX
B.S. - Northeastern University - Business administration

Professional Experience

Adjunct Faculty Experience

  • Boston University
  • North Shore Community College
  • Endicott College
  • Quincy College
  • Anna Maria College

Middle School Teacher: mathematics and history, Winthrop Middle School, Winthrop, MA

Colonel (retired) US Army - Active Duty, Army Reserve, National Guard

Research & Publications

"Water Source to Waste" monograph on interdisciplinary studies