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Jennifer Stromer-Galley

Jennifer Stromer-Galley

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Jennifer Stromer-Galley

Professor by Courtesy Appointment, Political Science Department

Senior Research Associate, Campbell Public Affairs Institute

Senior Research Associate, Center for Qualitative and Multi-Method Inquiry

Senior Research Associate, Autonomous Systems Policy Institute

Professor, School of Information Studies

Highest degree earned

Ph.D. University of Pennsylvania, 2002


Jennifer Stromer-Galley has been studying "social media" since before it was called social media. Studying online influence, political deliberation and participation via digital media, and multi-player online games, Stromer-Galley has published over 40 journal articles, proceedings and book chapters.

Her book, "Presidential Campaigning in the Internet Age" (Oxford University Press, 2014), provides a history of presidential campaigns as they have adopted and adapted to digital communication technologies. She is currently co-PI of a research consortium experimenting with aspects of educational games that teach decision-making. 

Areas of Expertise

Digital politics, e-government, online deliberation, influence and leadership in social media, decision-making and behavior in games.