We’re seeking two new assistant professors. A faculty position in Islam and Gender and another in Technology, Media and Behavior.
Use the psychological power of multiplayer games to solve serious problems.Research by Byron Reeves
Patients that text during surgery need fewer narcotics to get through their operation than people playing angry birds.Research by Jeff Hancock
Partisans now discriminate against their adversaries “to a degree that exceeds discrimination based on race.”Research by Shanto Iyengar
What it means to be "Left" and "Right" in China today.Research by Jennifer Pan
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
Events experienced in virtual reality show hippocampal activity during recall similar to what would be predicted for real experiences.Research by Jeremy Bailenson
Deliberative Polling® in Ghana and Uganda encourages African citizens to deliberate on issues that challenge life in vulnerable communities.Research by James Fishkin
Do official government records yield more accurate assessments?Research by Jon Krosnick
Multimedia and American Liberalism from World War II to the Psychedelic Sixties.Research by Fred Turner
Looking for ways to lower the cost of accountability reporting.Research by James Hamilton
What Amazon and web newsrooms have in common, and where they differ.Research by Angèle Christin
In this video, Bailenson discusses how VHIL is seeking to better understand the impact that virtual reality has on human behavior and change the way people think about areas such as education, empathy and the environment.
Science Friday interviews Shanto Iyengar about the Political Communication Lab study showing that the biggest social divide might not be race or religion, but political affiliation. Iyengar discusses how politics is shaping personal identities and social relationships.
First day of classes Sep 26