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Pamela Rutledge, PhD - Fielding Graduate University. Corona Del Mar, CA, US

Pamela Rutledge, PhD Pamela Rutledge, PhD

Doctoral Faculty - School of Psychology | Fielding Graduate University

Corona Del Mar, CA, UNITED STATES

Doctoral Faculty in the School of Psychology

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Selfie Empowerment: The Positive Side of Selfies The Power of Story - Social Storytelling

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Biography

Pamela Rutledge, PhD is a leader in the field of media psychology, currently serving as Doctoral Faculty in the School of Psychology, Fielding Graduate University.

Author, researcher, speaker and facilitator, Dr. Rutledge explores the impacts and uses of emerging technologies, such as the "selfie", and the application of story to persuasive media. An international authority on media development and its broadening sphere of influence, Rutledge has traveled extensively, lecturing on the use and abuse of online privilege and social media, smartphones, and the "look at me" culture.

Industry Expertise (4)

Education/Learning Research Media - Online Social Media

Areas of Expertise (15)

Media Psychology Application of Positive Psychology to the Media Development Persuasive Media in A Transmedia Environment Social Media and Emerging Technologies The Psychology of Aesthetics and Usability Positive Psychology and Prosocial Media Branding Using Transmedia Storytelling Impact of Immersive Technology On Human Behavior Impact of Networked Society On Human Behavior The Fundamentals of Storytelling The Narrative in Message Application of Cognitive Psychology to Media Development Visual Literacy and Design Audience Engagement Qualitative Research and Analysis

Accomplishments (1)

Distinguished Faculty Award (personal)

(2011) University of California Irvine Extension

Education (3)

Fielding Graduate University: PhD, Degree 2008

Fielding Graduate University: MA, Degree 2006

Claremont Graduate University: MBA, Degree 1988

Affiliations (6)

  • American Psychological Association : Member
  • Society for Consumer Psychology : Conference paper reviewer 2011-13
  • American Psychological Society : Member
  • International Communications Association : Conference paper reviewer 2007-15
  • The Society for Media Psychology and Technology Division : Member; Chair Finance Committee
  • International Association for Positive Psychology : Member

Media Appearances (3)

The Positive Use of Screentime for Kids

DOCTOR RADIO  

Interview: Dr. Pamela Rutledge joined Dr. Jess Shatkin, MD and Dr. Lori Evans PhD. Sirius XM81

The psychology of the #selfie

KPCC California Public Radio  

Interview: Dr. Pamela Rutledge joined host Larry Mantle.

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Selfies: Narcissism, Insecurity or Self Expression?

Radio MD  

Interview: Dr. Pamela Rutledge joined hosts Michelle King Robson and Dr. Pamela Peeke, MD to talk Selfies.

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Event Appearances (11)

Presidential Panel: The Internet of You: Selfie Empowerment

American Psychological Association National Convention  Toronto, ON

2015-08-07

What is the Real World Anyway: Redefining Learning Spaces, with Jerri Lynn Hogg

American Psychological Association National Convention  Toronto, ON

2015-08-06

Effective Games: Playing in the Flow Zone

American Psychological Association National Convention  Toronto, ON

2015-08-06

The Transmedia Trip: Engagement Across Multiple Platforms

Transmedia Storytelling Conference  Hannover Germany

2015-02-27

The Science of Engagement – “You Talkin’ to Me?”

American Psychological Association National Convention  Washington, DC

2014-08-30

Storytelling for Good: TurboCharge Your Message with Transmedia Storytelling

American Psychological Association National Convention  Washington, DC

2014-08-30

Communicating the Message in the 'New Normal' Environment

College Board College Colloquium  Newport Beach, CA

2012-01-09

Integrating an Online Presence for Psychologists

(2012) American Psychological National Convention  Orlando, FL

Generation C & Shared StoryWorlds

StoryWorld Conference and Expo  San Francisco, CA

2011-11-02

The Psychology of Social Media

Vodafone Plenum Annual Congress  Berlin, Germany

2011-09-30

Social Media for Social Change

American Psychological Association National Convention  Washington, DC

2011-08-06

Articles (11)

Transmedia Storytelling: Engagement Across Media Hanover University Press

(Expected 2016) In Transmedia Storytelling and Its Reception

What is Media Psychology and How You Can Use It? Springer Press

(2015) In Handbook for Rehabilitation Psychology

Accessible social media basics for education PsycCritiques

(2015) (Vol 60, No 9) Review of the book: Studying and Researching with Social Media, by Megan Poore

The Psychology of Mobile Technologies Information Today, Inc

(2013) Global Mobile: Applications and Innovations for the Worldwide Mobile Ecosystem (Chapter 2)

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How Obama Won the Social Media Battle in the 2012 Presidential Campaign The National Psychologist

(2013) (January)

The Psychology of Mobile Media Information Today, Inc.

(2013) In P. Bruck & M. Rao (Eds.), Global Mobile: Current Transformations and Futures of Value

Positive Engagement Evaluation Model for Interactive and Mobile Technologies EEE International Conference on e-Learning, e-Business, Enterprise Information Systems, and e-Government Conference Papers

(2012) Rutledge, P. B., and Neal, M.

Augmented Reality: Brain-Based Persuasion Model EEE International Conference on e-Learning, e-Business, Enterprise Information Systems, and e-Government Conference Papers

(2012)

The Impact of Media Coverage on USA-China Conflict Lambert Academic Publishing

(2011)

The Impact of Social Media on the Success of the Twilight Saga BenBella Publishing

(2011) In L. Wilson (Ed.), The Psychology of Twilight.

Transmedia Storytelling for Marketing and Branding Internet Marketing Association Monthly

(2011) (March) Buckner, B. & Rutledge, P.B.

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