Working together to advance science of digital media and children, our community represents fields from pediatrics, child psychiatry, child psychology, neuroscience, communications, public health, education, to neuroscience and are dedicated to providing greater insight into how to promote a better internet for children.

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Patricia AgatstonPatricia Agatston, Ph.D.
Board of Directors, International Bullying Prevention Association; Counselor, Prevention/Intervention Center, Clemson University

Joan AlmonJoan Almon
Founding Director and Director of Programs, Alliance for Childhood

Morgan AmesMorgan Ames, Ph.D.
Interim Associate Director of Research at the Center for Science, Technology, Medicine and Society; Postdoctoral Scholar at the School of Information, University of California, Berkeley

Craig AndersonCraig Anderson, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor and Director, Center for the Study of Violence, Iowa State University

Dan AndersonDan Anderson, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, Psychology; Children and Media Lab, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

David AndersonDavid Anderson, Ph.D.
Senior Director of the ADHD & Behavior Disorders Center and the Senior Director of National Programs and Outreach

Ruth Ann AtchleyRuth Ann Atchley, Ph.D.
Chair, Department of Psychology, University of Kansas

Jeremy BailensonJeremy Bailenson, Ph.D.
Founding Director, Virtual Human Interaction Lab; Associate Professor, Department of Communication, Stanford University

Kira BaileyKira Bailey, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Scholar, Social Cognitive Neuroscience Lab, University of Missouri

Kira BaileyJorge Banda, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Health and Kinesthesiology, College of Health and Human Sciences, Purdue University

baranowski_tom-600x800Tom Baranowski, Ph.D.
Editor-in-Chief, Games for Health Journal; Professor of Pediatrics (Behavioral Nutrition & Physical Activity), Baylor College of Medicine

Naomi BaronNaomi Baron, Ph.D.
Executive Director, Center for Teaching, Research and Learning, American University

Rachel BarrRachel Barr, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Psychology, Georgetown University

Brigid BarronBrigid Barron, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Education, Stanford University; Principal Investigator, Digital Youth Network

Bruce BartholowBruce Bartholow, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri

Daphne BavelierDaphne Bavelier, Ph.D.
Professor, Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Universite of Geneva, Switzerland, University of Rochester, Rochester NY

Elizabeth Behm-MorawitzElizabeth Behm-Morawitz, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Mass Media, University of Missouri

Gretchen K BerlandGretchen K. Berland, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine

Gretchen K BerlandColleen A. Kraft, MD, MBA, FAA
Immediate Past President,
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)

David BickhamDavid Bickham, Ph.D.
Instructor in Pediatrics, Research Scientist, Children's Hospital Boston, Center on Media and Child Health

Robert BiderRobert Bilder, Ph.D.
Tennenbaum Professor of Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences and Director, Center for the Biology of Creativity, UCLA

Ian BogostIan Bogost, Ph.D.
Distinguished Chair, Media Studies, Georgia Institute of Technology; Founding Partner, Persuasive Games LLC

Dana BoydDanah Boyd, Ph.D.
Senior Researcher, Microsoft Research; Research Assistant Professor in Media, Culture, and Communication, New York University

Steven BrecklerSteven Breckler, Ph.D.
Former Executive Director, American Psychological Association's Science Directorate

Jeanne BrockmyerJeanne Brockmyer, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology, University of Toledo

Michael BrodyMichael Brody, MD
Chair of the Media Committee of The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Maryland

Jane BrownJane Brown, Ph.D.
James L. Knight Professor Emerita, School of Journalism & Mass Communication, UNC-Chapel Hill

Jane BrownStephanie Brown, Ph.D.
Psychologist and Director,
Addictions Institute

Kelly BrownellKelly Brownell, Ph.D.
Dean of the Sanford School of Public Policy, Duke University

Warren BuckleitnerWarren Buckleitner, Ph.D.
Founding editor, Children's Technology Review; Founder, Dust or Magic Institute, Mediatech Foundation

Melinda BurgessMonica Bulger, Ph.D.
Data & Society Research Institute

Melinda BurgessMelinda Burgess, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Psychology, Southwestern Oklahoma State University

Melinda BurgessBrad Bushman, Ph.D.
Professor, Communication and Psychology; Margaret Hall and Robert Randal Rinehart Chair of Mass Communication, Ohio State University

Melinda BurgessOrfeu Buxton, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Biobehavioral Health, Lecturer on Medicine, Division of Sleep Medicine, Associate Neuroscientist, Department of Medicine, Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Pennsylvania State University, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Chan School of Public Health

Sahara ByrneSahara Byrne, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Communication, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Cornell University

Sandra CalvertSandra Calvert, Ph.D.
Director, Children's Digital Media Center;
Professor of Psychology, Georgetown University

Sandra CalvertAngela Campbell, JD
Co-Director, Institute for Public Representation; Professor of Law, Georgetown Law

Jessica CantlonJessica Cantlon, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Brain & Cognitive Sciences, University of Rochester

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Outreach Director of the Center for Communication Research, University of Wisconsin-Madison

David CarpenterDavid Carpenter, MD
Director, Institute for Health and the Environment, University at Albany

Mary CarskadonMary Carskadon, Ph.D.
Director, Sleep and Chronobiology Research Lab, E.P. Bradley Hospital; Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University

Hilarie CashHilarie Cash, Ph.D., LMHC
Co-Founder, Executive Director, reSTART Internet Addiction Recovery Center; co-developer of the Gaming and Internet Treatment Program

Justine CassellJustine Cassell, Ph.D.
Associate Vice-Provost for Technology Strategy and Impact., Carnegie Mellon University

Justine CassellJessica Castonguay, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Advertising
Temple University

Barbara ChamberlinBarbara Chamberlin, Ph.D.
Professor and Director of Research and Development, the Learning Games Lab, New Mexico State University

Jason CheinAnne-Marie Chang, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Biobehavioral Health Penn State The College of Health and Human Development

Jason CheinJason Chein, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Psychology (Brain, Behavior, & Cognition), Temple University

Jeff ChesterJeff Chester
Executive Director, Center for Digital Democracy

Joanna ChristodoulouDimitri Christakis, MD, MPH, FAAP
Director, Center for Child Health, Behavior & Development, Seattle Children's Research Institute; Prof. of Pediatrics, University of Washington

Joanna ChristodoulouJoanna Christodoulou, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, MGH Institute of Health Professions; BEAM Team leader, Center for Health and Rehabilitation Research

Kevin ClarkKevin Clark, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Digital Media Innovation and Diversity; Professor, Division of Learning Technologies, George Mason University

David CloudDavid Cloud
CEO, National Sleep Foundation

kevin-collierKevin Collier Ph.D.                         Student, Graduate Associate, School of Communication, Ohio State University

Rebecca CollinsRebecca Collins, Ph.D.
Senior behavioral scientist, RAND Corporation

Sandra CortesiSandra Cortesi, Ph.D.
Fellow at the Berkman Center for Internet and Society, Director of the Youth and Media project, Harvard University.

Sarah CoyneSarah Coyne, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Brigham Young University

Corinn CrossCorinn Cross

Corinn Cross
Stephanie Crowley McWilliam, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Biological Rhythms Research Laboratory, Department of Behavioral Sciences, Rush University Medical Center

Charles A CzeislerCharles A. Czeisler, Ph.D, MD, FRCP
Chief, Division of Sleep and Circadian Disorders, Brigham and Women's Hospital. Director, Division of Sleep Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Ronald DahlRonald Dahl, MD
Pediatrician, Director, Institute Human Development; Professor, Community Health, Human Development, University of California, Berkeley

Drew DavidsonDrew Davidson, Ph.D.
Director, Entertainment Technology Center; Editor of ETC Press; Professor of Communication, Carnegie Mellon University

Tracy DayRichard Davidson, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry; Center for Investigating Healthy Minds at the Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Tracy DayKatie Davis, Ph.D
Professor, University of Washington Information School

Tracy DayTracy Day
Co-Founder, World Science Festival

JoAnn DeakJoAnn Deak, Ph.D.
Psychologist; Educator; Author; Founder of The DEAK Group

Judy DeLoacheJudy DeLoache, Ph.D.
Professor Emerita, Child Study Center, Department of Psychology, University of Virginia

Adele DiamondAdele Diamond, Ph.D. FRSC
Professor of
Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience,
University of British Columbia, Vancouver

Karen Dill-ShacklefordKaren Dill-Shackleford, Ph.D.
Program Director, Media Psychology Doctoral Program, Fielding Graduate University

Kelly DillonKelly Dillon
Doctoral Candidate, School of Communication, Ohio State University

Andrew DoanAndrew Doan, Ph.D., MD
Physician, Neuroscientist, Loma Linda University; Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

Michael DonlinMichael Donlin
Board Member, International Bullying Prevention Association; Washington State Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction.

Ed DonnersteinEd Donnerstein, PhD
Dean Emeritus and Professor of Communication, University of Arizona, Former President of the International Society for Research on Aggression

Lori DorfmanLori Dorfman, Dr.P.H.
Dir. Berkeley Media Studies, a proj. of the Pub. Health Institute and Asso. Adj. Prof., School of Pub. Health, U. of California, Berkeley

Michelle DrouinMichelle Drouin, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychology, Indiana University—Purdue University Fort Wayne

Sean DuncanSean Duncan, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Director, Playful Culture Lab, Indiana University Bloomington,

Debra DwyerDebra Dwyer, Ph.D.
Program Director, Chair, Health Care Policy and Management, Clinical Associate Professor/Economist, Stony Brook University

Bobbie EisenstockBobbie Eisenstock, Ph.D.
Media Education Consultant, California State University at Northridge; Faculty Fellow, Institute for Community Health and Wellbeing

ellison_nicole_5x7Nicole Ellison, Ph.D.
Professor of Information School of Information, University of Michigan

Elizabeth EnglanderElizabeth Englander, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology; Director, Massachusetts Aggression Reduction Center, Bridgewater State University

Eileen EspejoEileen Espejo
Director, Media and Health Policy, Children Now

Robert FarisDeborah Estrin, Ph.D.
Professor of Computer Science and Founder, Health Tech Hub, Director, Small Data Lab, Professor, Healthcare Policy and Research,
Cornell Tech, Weill Cornell Medical College

Yolanda EvansYolanda Evans, MD, MPH
Division of Adolescent Medicine, Seattle Children's Hospital; Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine

Robert FarisRobert Faris, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Sociology University of California at Davis

Rick FernandesRick Fernandes
Executive Director, Fred Rogers Center for Early Learning and Children’s Media

Alison FieldAlison Field, ScD
Professor, Departments of Epidemiology, and Pediatrics, Harvard School of Public Health; Brigham and Women's Hospital

Alison FieldDavid Finkelhor, Ph.D.
Director, Crimes against Children Research Center; Co-Director of Family Research Laboratory, University of New Hampshire

Alison FieldFrances Fleming-Milici, Ph.D.
Research Associate, University of Connecticut Rudd Center For Food Policy & Obesity
Director, Crimes against Children Research Center; Co-Director of Family Research Laboratory, University of New Hampshire

Barbara FredricksonBarbara Fredrickson, Ph.D.
Director, Positive Emotions and Psychophysiology Laboratory (PEPLab), University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Adrianne FurnissAdrianne Furniss
Executive Director, Benton Foundation

John GabrieliJohn Gabrieli, Ph.D.
Professor, Health Sciences and Technology and Cognitive Neuroscience; Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology

Garrison MichelleMichelle Garrison, Ph.D., MPH
Research Assistant; Professor Seattle Children’s Hospital Research Foundation, University of Washington School of Public Health

Garrison MichelleAdam Gazzaley, Ph.D., M.D.
Associate Professor, Neurology, Physiology, Psychiatry; Director, Neuroscience Imaging Center, UC, San Francisco

Garrison MichelleDouglas Gentile, Ph.D.
Director, Media Research Lab; Associate Professor of Psychology, Iowa State University

Garrison MichelleEliot Goldman, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Medical Psychology, Columbia University Medical Center

Garrison MichelleElisha Goldstein, Ph.D.
Psychologist, author, Co-founder of The Center for Mindful Living in LA.

Roberta GolinkoffRoberta Golinkoff, Ph.D.
Rodney Sharp Professor and Chair, School of Education; Director, Infant Language Project, University of Delaware

Michael GradisarMichael Gradisar, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Flinders University

Samantha GraffSamantha Graff
Strategy and policy advisor for foundations, think-tanks and policy organizations in the public health arena

Don GrantDon Grant, MA, MFA, CCDC, Ph.D.
Editor in Chief, Start Again Media

C. Shawn GreenC. Shawn Green, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology,University of Wisconsin-Madison

C. Shawn GreenPatricia Greenfield, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor of Psychology; Director, Children’s Digital Media Center @ Los Angeles, UCLA

Sonya GrierSonya Grier, Ph.D., MBA
Associate Professor, Department of Marketing, American University

Mark GriffithsMark Griffiths, Ph.D.
Chartered Psychologist, Director, International Gaming Research Unit, Nottingham Trent University

Mark GriffithsLauren Hale, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Preventive Medicine, Stony Brook Medicine; Editor, Sleep Health Journal

Mark GriffithsDevorah Heitner, Ph.D.
Speaker, Writer, consultant and Founder of Raising Digital Natives

Troy Hicks, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of English, Director of the Chippewa River Writing Project,Central Michigan University

David Hill, MD, FAAP
Pediatrician, Chair AAP Council on Communications and Media

Sameer Hindijua, Ph.D.
Professor, School of Criminology and Criminal Justice; Co-Director, Cyberbullying Research Center, Florida Atlantic University

Kathy Hirsh-PasekKathy Hirsh-Pasek, Ph.D.
Stanley and Deborah Lefkowitz Faculty Fellow; Director, Infant Language Laboratory, Temple University

Elizabeth HogeElizabeth Hoge, MD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Georgetown University Medical Center

Lois Holzman, Ph.D.
Director and Co-founder
East Side Institute for Group and Short Term Psychotherapy

L. Rowell Huesmann, Ph.D.
Professor, Communication Studies & Psychology; Research Center for Group Dynamics, University of Michigan.

Tom HummerTom Hummer, Ph.D.
Assistant Research Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Indiana University School of Medicine

Nina HuntemannNina Huntemann, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Media Studies, Suffolk University, College of Arts & Sciences

Mary Helen Immordino-YangMary Helen Immordino-Yang Ed.D
Associate Professor of Education, Psychology and Neuroscience; Brain and Creativity Institute, University of Southern California

Carrie James, Ph.D.
Research Director, Principal Investigator, Project Zero; Harvard Graduate School of Education

Jay G. Hull
Professor and Department Chair, Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Dartmouth College

Tessa Jolls
President and CEO, Center for Media Literacy, Director, Consortium for Media Literacy

Amy Jordan
Adjunct Full Professor, Annenberg School of Communication, University of Pennsylvania, President, International Communication Assoc.

Reynol JuncoReynol Junco, D.Ed.
Associate Professor, Department of Education and Human Computer Interaction, Iowa State University

Joseph KahneJoseph Kahne, Ph.D.
Chair, Youth Participatory Politics Research Network, Professor of Education, Mills College

Vikki Katz, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, School of Communication and Information, Rutgers University

Joe Khalil, Ph.D.
Associate Professor in Residence, Northwestern School of Communication

Heather Kirkorian, Ph.D.
Director, Cognitive Development and Media Learning Lab; Professor, Human Development & Family Studies, U. of Wisconsin – Madison

Steven KirshSteven Kirsh, Ph.D.
Professor of Developmental Psychology, SUNY Geneseo

David KleemanDavid Kleeman
Senior Vice President, Insights Programs and PlayVangelist, PlayCollective

Harold Koplewicz, MD
Founding President, Child Mind Institute

Robin Kowalski, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology, Clemson University

Barbara Krahé, Ph.D.
Chair of Social Psychology, University of Potsdam, Germany.

William KronenbergerWilliam Kronenberger, Ph.D.,HSPP
Associate Professor of Clinical Psychology in Psychiatry, Indiana University School of Medicine

Daniel KrugerDaniel Kruger, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor, School of Public Health, University of Michigan

Dale KunkelDale Kunkel, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, Department of Communication, University of Arizona

Matthew Lapierre, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Communication, Advertising and Marketing, University of Arizona

Monique LeBourgeois, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Director, Sleep and Development Laboratory, Department of Integrative Physiology, University of Colorado, Boulder

Dafna-LemishDafna Lemish, Ph.D.
Dean, College of Mass Communication and Media Arts, Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Amanda LenhartAmanda Lenhart
Principal Investigator, Cyberstalking and Digital Domestic Abuse, Data and Society Research Institute

Andrew-LeppAndrew Lepp, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Education, Health and Human Services, Kent State University

Claire Lerner, L.C.S.W.
Senior Parenting Advisor, Zero to Three

Diane Levin, Ph.D.
Professor of Early Childhood Education, Wheelock College

Michael Levine, Ph.D.
Executive Director, Joan Ganz Cooney Center at Sesame Workshop

Debra LiebermanDebra Lieberman, Ph.D.
Continuing Lecturer, Department of Communication
UC Santa Barbara

Susan-LimberSusan Limber, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology, Institute on Family and Neighborhood Life, Clemson University

Carolyn-LinCarolyn Lin, Ph.D.
Professor of Communication, University of Connecticut

Lin Lin, Ed.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Learning Technologies, University of North Texas

pic-jennifer-ruh-linderJennifer Ruh Linder, Ph.D.  
Professor of Psychology
Linfield College 

Deborah-LinebargerDeborah Linebarger, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Education, University of Iowa

Susan-LinnSusan Linn, Ed.D.
Co-founder, Director, National Coalition Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood

Sonia Livingstone, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Media and Communications, The London School of Economics and Political Science

amy-luAmy Lu, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, College of Arts, Media & Design Bouvé, College of Health Sciences, Northeastern University

Gloria Mark, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Informatics, Institute for Software Research, Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences, University of California, Irvine

Tracy Markle, MA, LPC
Owner and Director, Collegiate Coaching Services

Anna McAlister, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Advertising and Public Relations, Michigan State

Brandon McDaniel, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Human Development and Family Science, Department of Family and Consumer Sciences
Illinois State University

David Meyer, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology; Director of the Brain, Cognition and Action Laboratory, University of Michigan

Ellen MiddaughEllen Middaugh, Ph.D.
Senior Researcher,Civic Engagement Research Group, Assistant Professor, Lurie College of Education, San Jose State University


Ruth Milanaik, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine

Patti MillerPatti Miller, M.A.
Director, Too Small to Fail, Clinton Foundation

Tijana Milosevic, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Media and Communication, University of Oslo, Norway

Kathryn Montgomery, Ph.D.
Professor and Director of Communication Studies, American University

Megan-MorenoMegan Moreno, MD, MSEd, MPH
Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington; PI, Social Media and Adolescent Health Research Team (SMAHRT)

Michael MorganMichael Morgan, Ph.D.
Professor of Communication, University of Massachusetts Amherst

Deborah Ann Mulligan, M.D.
Director, Institute for Child Health Policy; Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, Nova Southeastern University

Amy Nathanson, Ph.D.
Professor, School of Communications, Ohio State University

Charles O’Brien, MD, Ph.D.
Director, Charles O’Brien Center for Addiction Treatment, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

Ian O'Byrne, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Teacher Education, College of Charleston

Gwenn Schurgin O’Keeffe, MD, FAAP
CEO and Editor-in-Chief, Pediatrics Now

Elinor-OchsElinor Ochs, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor of Anthropology and Applied Linguistics, University of California, Los Angeles

Candice-OdgersCandice Odgers, PH.D.
Associate Professor, Public Policy, Psychology and Neuroscience, Associate Director, Center of Child and Family Policy, Duke University

Jason OhlerJason Ohler, Ph.D.
Professor, Media Psychology PhD Program, Fielding Graduate University; Founder and Director,

Eric Owens, Ph.D., LPC, NCC, ACS
Assistant Professor of Counselor Education; Graduate Program Coordinator, West Chester University

Judith-OwensJudith Owens, MD, MPH Director of Sleep Medicine,Children’s National Medical Center; Childrens’ National Health System

Seeta Pai, Ph.D.
Vice President, Research and Digital Content, Common Sense Media

John PalfreyJohn Palfrey, J.D.
Head of School, Phillips Academy, Andover Massachusetts

Alex Soojung-Kim PangAlex Soojung-Kim Pang, Ph.D.
Senior Consultant, Strategic Business Insights

Thomas Parsons, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Psychology
Director, Computational Neuropsychology and Simulation (CNS) Lab,University of North Texas

Justin Patchin, Ph.D.
Co-director, Cyberbullying Research Center; Professor of Criminal Justice, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

Nancy Petry, Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine; Director, Behavioral Cardiovascular Prevention, University of Connecticut Health Center

Todd PittinskyTodd Pittinsky, Ph.D.
Professor of Technology and Society, Stony Brook University

Jennifer PomeranzJennifer Pomeranz, J.D., MPH
Assistant Professor of Public Health, Center for Obesity Research and Education, Temple University

Robert Post, J.D., Ph.D.
Dean and Sol & Lillian Professor of Law, Yale Law School

Eugene-ProvenzoEugene Provenzo, Ph.D.
Professor of Education, University of Miami

Jennifer-RadeskyJennifer Radesky, MD
Assistant Professor, Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center

Cosette-RaeCosette Rae, MSW, LSWAIC
Co-Founder, reSTART Internet Addiction Recovery Center; co-developer, the Gaming and Internet Treatment Program

Srividya RamasubramanianSrividya Ramasubramanian, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Climate & Inclusion and Associate Professor of Communication at Texas A&M University

Arun Ravi
Founder, Mevoked

Florian-Rehbein Florian Rehbein, Ph.D.
Psycholologist, Criminological Research Institute of Lower Saxony, Germany

Justin Reich, Ph.D.
Richard L. Menschel HarvardX Research Fellow; Co-founder Edtech Teacher, Harvard University

Stephanie ReichStephanie Reich, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Education, School of Education, University of California Irvine

Mitchel ResnickMitchel Resnick, Ph.D
LEGO Papert Professor of Learning Research; Head, Lifelong Kindergarten group, MIT Media Lab

Michael RobbMichael Robb, Ph.D.
Director, Education and Research, Fred Rogers Center

Thomas Robinson, MD, MPH
Irving Schulman, MD Endowed Professor in Child Health, Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine, Director, Center for Healthy Weight, Stanford University and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford

Michael Rich, MD, MPH
The Mediatrician; Director, Center on Media and Child Health, Harvard School of Public Health

Brandy Roane, Ph.D.,CBSM
Certified Behavioral Sleep Medicine Specialist, Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
UNT Health Science CenterAdjunct Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry

Jean RogersJean Rogers, MS Ed.
Founder, Kids Media Diet; Wheelock College

Dan Romer, Ph.D.
Director, Adolescent Communication Institute of the Annenberg Public Policy Center, University of Pennsylvania

Larry-RosenLarry Rosen, Ph.D.
Past Chair and Professor of Psychology, California State University, Dominguez Hills

Cris Rowan, O.T.
CEO, Zone’in Programs Inc

Erica ScharrerErica Scharrer, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Communication, University of Massachusetts Amherst

Jesse Schell, Ph.D.
CEO Schell Games; Assistant Professor, Entertainment Technology Center, Carnegie Mellon University

Matther-SchnepsMatthew Schneps, Ph.D.
Director, Laboratory for Visual Learning, University of Massachusetts Boston

Lynn-Schofield-ClarkLynn Schofield-Clark, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair of the Department of Media, Film and Journalism Studies,University of Denver

Ellen-SelkieEllen Selkie, MD, MPH
Pediatrician, Adolescent Medicine Fellow University of Washington

Shaheen-ShariffShaheen Shariff, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Integrated Studies in Education, McGill University

Don Shifrin, M.D.
Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, University Of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle, Chair, American Academy of Pediatrics National Committee on Communications

Dorothy Singer, Ph.D.
Senior Research Scientist Emeritus; Co-Director Electronic Media and Families Unit of the Zigler Center, Yale University

Gary Small, MD
Founding Director, UCLA Memory Clinic; Director, UCLA Center on Aging; Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, UCLA

Stacy Smith, Ph.D.
Faculty Fellow, University of Southern California Annenberg Center on Communication Leadership & Policy

Amanda-StaianoAmanda Staiano, Ph.D., M.P.P. Assistant Professor,Director Pediatric Obesity and Health Behavior Laboratory,Pennington Biomedical Research Center

Catherine-Steiner-AdairCatherine Steiner-Adair, Ed.D. Director, Eating Disorders and Education, McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Robert-StickgoldRobert Stickgold, PhD
Director, Center for Sleep and Cognition; Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

Victor-Strasburger Victor Strasburger, MD
Distinguished Professor of Pediatrics; Chief, Division of Adolescent Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine

David Strayer, Ph.D.
Professor of Cognition and Neural Science; Director, Applied Cognition Lab, University of Utah

Kaveri SubrahmanyamKaveri Subrahmanyam, Ph.D.
Director, Media and Language Lab, California State University, Los Angeles

David Sullivan, MSW, CAC II
Wardenburg Health Center, Department of Psychological Health and Psychiatry, University of Colorado Boulder

Edward Swing, Ph.D.
Research Director, Department of Psychology, Iowa State University

Lynn Temenski, Ph.D.
Media Psychologist

Rosemarie Truglio
SVP of Curriculum & Content Sesame Workshop

Sherry TurkleSherry Turkle, Ph.D.
Abby Rockefeller Mauze Professor of Science and Technology; Founder and Director, MIT Initiative on Technology and Self, MIT

Fred Turner, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Stanford University

Kristen Turner, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, English Education and Contemporary Literacies, Division of Curriculum and Teaching, Fordham University

Jean TwengeJean Twenge, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology, San Diego State University

Yalda Uhls, Ph.D.
Senior researcher, Children’s Digital Media Center at Los Angeles; Regional Director, Common Sense Media

Melina UncapherMelina Uncapher, Ph.D.
Research Associate, Psychology; Co-Founder and CEO, Institute for Applied Neuroscience, Stanford University

Marion-UnderwoodMarion Underwood, Ph.D.
Dean of Graduate Studies, Associate Provost, Ashbel Smith Professor of Behavioral and Brian Sciences, The University of Dallas at Texas

Stephen Uzzo, Ph.D.
Vice President, Science and Technology, New York Hall of Science

Patti Valkenburg, Ph.D.
Distinguished University Professor of Media, Youth and Society, University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Jan-Van-den-Bulck Jan Van den Bulck, Ph.D.
Professor, School for Mass Communication, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium

Brigitte Vittrup, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Child Development, Department of Family Sciences Texas Women’s University

Anthony-Wagner Anthony Wagner, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience; Director Stanford Memory Lab, Stanford University

David Walsh, Ph.D.
Founder, Mind Positive Parenting, University of Minnesota

Monique Ward, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology, University of Michigan

Ron-Warren-210x280Ron Warren, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Communication, University of Arkansas

Ellen Wartella, Ph.D.
Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani Professor of Communication, Northwestern University

S Craig Watkins, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Radio-Television-Film, African and African Diaspora Studies, University of Texas at Austin

Robert-West Robert West, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology, Iowa State University

Barbara Jan Wilson, Ph.D.
Executive Vice Provost for Faculty and Academic Affairs, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

D.E.Wittkower, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Old Dominion University

Maryanne Wolf, Ph.D.
John DiBiaggio Professor of Citizenship and Public Service; Director, Center of Reading and Language Research, Tufts University

Amy-WolfsonAmy Wolfson, Ph.D.
Vice President Academic Affairs, Loyola University

Elizabeth Woolley
Elizabeth Woolley
On-Line Gamers Anonymous

Lana Yarosh, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering,
University of Minnesota

Michele YbarraMichele Ybarra, MPH, Ph.D.
President and Research Director, Center for Innovative Public Health Research, Growing Up with Media

Kimberly YoungKimberly Young, Ph.D.
Founder and Director, the Center for Internet Addiction Recovery, St. Bonaventure University

Jennifer ZoshJennifer Zosh, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor,
Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Penn State University, Brandywine Campus