All Journalism, Media and Culture Media Psychology Political Communication
Appel is interested in the intersection of Behavioral Science and Computer Science, with the aim of leveraging psychological targeting ethically and for the common good.
Dahlke researches the connection between online and offline civic life, particularly participation in political collective action such as social media use and political donations.
DeVeaux is interested in augmented and virtual reality, human-computer interaction, and human-centered design.
Han is interested in understanding how virtual reality environments and the embodiment of digital identities transform cognitive processes.
Huang is interested in studying how people form and maintain friendships and romantic relationships through the use of technology.
Jun studies social interaction in virtual environments and telepresence systems.
Lee is interested in understanding the impact of media and technology on users’ health and well-being by studying psychological processes such as mindsets, particularly in the context of adolescent and parent-child relationships.
Luo’s research focuses on the psychology of communication technology, which involves the examination of interpersonal dynamics in computer-mediated communication (CMC) and social media affordances.
Mado studies how immersive Virtual Reality can contribute to history education.
Mieczkowski is interested in the connections between language and technology use, such as perceptions of affect in texting or the content of messages across social media platforms.
Moore is interested in older adults’ digital media use.
Ng is interested in how media can be leveraged by community-based organizations to advocate for more equitable natural resource management.
Roehrick uses computational and linguistic analyses to study human-computer interaction and digital media. She is a Stanford Graduate Fellow.
Soh is interested in understanding the relationships between digital media use and well-being, specifically in the context of delivering personalized behavior change interventions through smartphones.
Vaid’s research explores how digital media technologies can be used to study and alter psychological processes and outcomes. He is especially interested in a person-specific, computational and idiographic approach that examines the extent to which individual differ from each other in their response to different kinds of media.