We’re seeking two new assistant professors. A faculty position in Islam and Gender and another in Technology, Media and Behavior.
What it means to be "Left" and "Right" in China today.Research by Jennifer Pan
Patients that text during surgery need fewer narcotics to get through their operation than people playing angry birds.Research by Jeff Hancock
Web journalism seems to be the perfect example of a truly globalized media field, but exchanges are still deeply asymmetrical and centered around U.S.-based news organizations.Research by Angèle Christin
Partisans now discriminate against their adversaries “to a degree that exceeds discrimination based on race.”Research by Shanto Iyengar
Deliberative Polling® in Ghana and Uganda encourages African citizens to deliberate on issues that challenge life in vulnerable communities.Research by James Fishkin
Use the psychological power of multiplayer games to solve serious problems.Research by Byron Reeves
Multimedia and American Liberalism from World War II to the Psychedelic Sixties.Research by Fred Turner
Do official government records yield more accurate assessments?Research by Jon Krosnick
Events experienced in virtual reality show hippocampal activity during recall similar to what would be predicted for real experiences.Research by Jeremy Bailenson
Computational journalism promises to lower the cost of investigative journalism and increase demand among readers.Research by James Hamilton
The divide between press freedom and press accountability is of a piece with the broader divide between media law and media ethics.Research by Theodore L. Glasser
It’s hard to comprehend the concept of oceans getting more acidic. Unless you become the coral. Jeremy Bailenson has found that VR can have considerably more impact than simply knowing that damage is being done to the natural world.
An ever-growing number of issues in media and law require deep expertise in both areas. For that reason, the Stanford Law School and the Department of Communication have joined together to create a program in which students can earn both a JD fromt the Law School and a Ph.D. in Communication.
Nathan Altice, MediaX Interactive Games & Media Seminar Dec 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Shriram RM 104 (Bioengineering and Chemical Engineering Building)
Nathan Altice, PhD.: No Generation. Teaching Professor, Computational Media at UCSC
Brown Speaker Series - State Change: The Sonic Web Dec 9 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm TBD
Greg Niemeyer, Associate Professor of New Media, Distinguished Craigslist Chair for New Media, Department of Art Practice, UC Berkeley, Visiting Professor at the Brown Institute.