Author of Navigating New Media Networks.
My current focus is on online diffusion of information related to social issues.
Previous research has been published in Communication Monographs, Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, Personal Relationships, Communication Studies, Computers in Human Behavior, Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, and others.
2017 Outstanding Book Award - HCTD, NCA
2014-2015 Thompson Professorship
2012, COFAC Outstanding Scholarly Activity
2010-2011 Thompson Professorship
Associate Professor at DePaul University. Currently teaching courses in interpersonal, communication technology, and networked communication.
2013, COFAC Excellence in Teaching
2012, COFAC Teaching with Technology
NCA, Leadership Development Council
Other service includes:
Committee on Curriculum and Programs
Program Coordinator, Communication and Technology BA
Editorial Board Member of
Journal of Social and Personal Relationships Communication Reports
2015 COFAC Excellence in Service