Join Program Director Dr. Brian Cutler and Media Psychology Faculty member, Dr. Regina Tuma, as they interview doctoral student Brooke Criswell for a discussion of social media research in psychology and its increasing application in professional settings. In this session, we will discuss the role of social media as a space of influence, communication, and public culture. We will preview the new social media research concentration in media psychology. Finally, Brooke will highlight how she has leveraged her interest in social media and social media research in her own academic work and in her professional career. Afterward, Dr. Tuma and Dr. Cutler will take questions from the audience about their research and the Media Psychology program.