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Annie Hughes
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Steve Christensen
Communications Manager


Experts Available to Discuss Social Media Culture and Digital Ethics

As social media outlets continue to gain traction in today’s society, we continue to see a number of issues arise thanks to this new communication channel. One specific issue in the headlines recently is the use of social media to cyber-bully other children. Our experts are available and qualified to talk about this and any number of social and new media topics.

Expert List:

Adrienne Massanari, PhD
Assistant Professor,New and Digital Media Director, Center for Digital Ethics and Policy

-Digital Ethics
-Social and Cultural Impacts of New Media
-Youth Culture and Games/Virtual Worlds

James Garbarino, PhD
Professor and Maude C. Clarke Chair in Humanistic Psychology

-Social Ecology of Child and Adolescent Development

Bastiaan Vanacker, PhD
Assistant Professor

-Media Ethics and Law
-Philosophy of Mass Communication

Don Heider, PhD
Dean, School of Communication

-Digital Ethics
-Virtual Worlds

Meghan Dougherty, PhD
Assistant Professor, Digital Communication

-Digital Culture
-Communication Technology

David Kamerer, PhD
Assistant Professor, PR and New Media

-New Media Usage
-Social Media Outlets
-Public Relations

To schedule an interview with any of the experts listed above, please contact Loyola’s University Marketing and Communication department and we will coordinate the interviews for you.




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