PhD Student
Advertising, Public Relations and Media Design

Chris Vardeman holds a bachelor's degree in Psychology and English Literature from the University of New Mexico, and a master's degree in Psychological Research from California Sate University, Long Beach. His research interests broadly include media psychology and effects, communication via ICTs and social media, and the polarization of contemporary U.S. political rhetoric. In his spare time he is an avid reader, cinephile, and explorer.