Emily K Vraga

Don and Carole Larson Professorship in Health Communications

20092024

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Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions
  • SDG 17 - Partnerships for the Goals

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Journalism and Mass Communication, University of Wisconsin

Award Date: Jun 1 2011

External Positions

Associate Professor, George Mason University

Aug 23 2018May 23 2019

Assistant Professor, George Mason University

Aug 23 2012Aug 22 2018

Post-Doctoral Research Instructor, George Washington University

Aug 1 2011Jul 31 2012

Research Interest Keywords

  • misinformation
  • correction
  • social media
  • biased processing
  • news literacy
  • party affiliation
  • disagreement

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