Australian Council on Children and the Media

Researchers who focus on Children and the Media

  • Craig A Anderson PhD, Distinguished Professor & Director, Center for the Study of Violence
  • Michael Bittman Prof of University of New England 
  • Brad J. Bushman PhD, Research Professor, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan
  • Joanne Cantor PhD, Expert on Media, Communications, & Psychology, Professor Emeritus , University Wisconsin
  • Cordelia Fine PhD, Honorary Research Fellow at the Centre for Applied Philosophy & Public Ethics (CAPPE) at the University of Melbourne
  • Donnerstein, Ed, Prof of Communication, University of Arizona
  • Douglas A. Gentile PhD, Director, Media Research Lab at Iowa State University
  • Kate Highfield, Dr Institute of Early childhood, Macquarie University
  • International Clearinghouse on Children, Youth and Media
  • Dale Kunkel PhD, Professor of Communication, University of Arizona
  • Barbara Krahé Professor of Psychology, University of Potsdam
  • Sonia Livingstone DPhil Social Psychology, Professor of Social Psychology, Department of Media and Communications at the London School of Economics and Political Science
  • John Murray PhD, Professor, School of Family Studies and Human Services, Adjunct Research Professor in the Department of Psychology at Washington College, in Chestertown Maryland; an Emeritus Professor of Developmental Psychology in the School of Family Studies and Human Services at Kansas State University; and a Visiting Scholar in the Center on Media and Child Health at Children’s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School. See profile.
  • Amy Nathanson PhD Associate Professor School of Communication, Ohio State University
  • Michael Rich PhD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School & Associate Professor of Society, Human Development, & Health at Harvard School of Public Health, Director, Center on Media & Child Health
  • Leonie Rutherford, Dr,  Deakin University
  • Philip Tam, Dr, Network for Internet Investigation and Research Australia  
  • Wayne Warburton PhD, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney
  • Kimberley Young Dr, Centre for internet addiction
  • L Rowell Huesmann PhD, Senior Research Professor, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan
  • The Swinburne Babylab - a research facility situated in the Brain and Psychological Sciences Research Centre (BPsych) at Swinburne University in Melbourne. Directed by Dr Jordy Kaufman, the BabyLab utilises innovative techniques to explore cognitive, social and brain development in infants and young children.
  • Dr. E.A. (Eva) van Reijmersdal, Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, University of Amsterdam
  • Center for Research on Children, Adolescents and the Media (CcaM)- University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands