Dietram Scheufele

Program / Dept 1
Life Science Communication
Program / Dept 2
Morgridge Institute for Research
Short Research Description

Science, media & the public. How people use new communication technologies (social media etc.) to make sense of complex science; how controversial and politicized science emerges in society; how we all form risk judgments etc.

Membership in other UW Grad Training Programs
Director of Graduate Studies, Life Sciences Communication; Joint Program in Mass Communictions; Ph.D. Minor for bench scientists in Life Sciences Communication
Undergrad Major:
Communication, Political Science, Business
Grad Major:
Journalism & Mass Communication