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Brian Cutler, PhD

Media Psychology Program Director

    Social Psychology, Forensic Psychology, Application of Media and Technology in Criminal Investigations, Expert Psychological Testimony

    Social InfluenceFalse ConfessionEyewitness MemoryExpert Testimony

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    Christophe Morin, PhD

    Adjunct Faculty - Media Psychology

      The understanding and prediction of consumer behavior using cutting edge science; neuromarketing; persuasion strategy; branding

      Persuasion StrategiesMessaging ArchitectureStrategic DialoguingSales Training and Sales EffectivenessMarketing PositioningBrandingNeuromarketingNeurophysiological Effects of Advertising On Adolescents

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      Pamela Rutledge, PhD

      Doctoral Faculty - Media Psychology

        Rutledge focuses on identifying human motivations, behavioral triggers & instinctive drives to inform messaging & data strategies

        Trust in InformationApplied NarrativePersuasive MessagingPositive Psychology Applied to MediaQualitative Research and AnalysisAudience EngagementMedia PsychologyBrand Storytelling and Brand MeaningPersona DevelopmentFear Behavior and Pandemics

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        Karen Shackleford, PhD

        Doctoral Faculty - Media Psychology

          Media violence; Fandom and the construction of meaning from media; Media, race and gender.

          Media PsychologyMedia EffectsSocial PsychologyGenderRaceSocial JusticeSocial Representations in MediaNarrativeMeaning MakingWellbeingMethodologyMeditationSocial Media

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          Tunisha Singleton, PhD

          Adjunct Faculty - Media Psychology

            Emotion, Engagement & Experience in Digital Communication | Fandom, Meaningful Marketing & Community Management | Sports & Society

            Digital CommunicationFandomSports Media & MarketingStorytellingCommunity ManagementSocial Media EngagementBrand DevelopmentAudience EngagementFan IdentificationConsumer BehaviorOrganizational PsychologyContent Development and IdeationNarrative PersuasionImmersive TechnologyWritingSportseSportsBrandingE-Commerce

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            Patrick Sweeney, PhD

            Doctoral Faculty - Media Psychology

              Doctoral Faculty in Media Psychology

              Social JusticeQualitative MethodsCritical PsychologySocial PsychologyScience and technology studiesGender and Sexualitydigital methods

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              Sean Thoennes, PhD

              Adjunct Faculty - Media Psychology

                Specializing in political psychology, media psychology and new technologies, including social media and immersive media

                Media PsychologyPolitical PsychologySocial MediaImmersive MediaNeo-Anthropogenic Psychology

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                Teresa Thompson, PhD

                Adjunct Faculty - Media Psychology

                  Equal rights and nondiscrimination of people with disabilities; Abuse and developmental disabilities; Guardianship laws and practices reform

                  Foundations of ResearchVideo ModelingSingle-Case ResearchAbuse and Developmental DisabilitiesMeta-AnalysisSpss Software for Quantitative Data AnalysisSpss Software for Qualitative Data Analysis

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                  Regina Tuma, PhD

                  Doctoral Faculty - Media Psychology

                    Media psychology is the future of psychology—Without it, we would not be able to understand social media as constructed and lived realities.

                    Psychology of Social MediaSocial Media ResearchPsychology of Big DataMind and TechnologyCritical Media PsychologySocial PsychologyHistory of PsychologyHistory of Media Psychology