Dr. Andrea Hollingshead, Professor, Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism, University of Southern California
Friday, May 21, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Andrea B. Hollingshead is Professor of Communication at the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism and is an expert on group communication. She has joint appointments at the USC Marshall School of Business and the USC Department of Psychology and is a Fellow of the International Communication Association. Much of her research examines how people communicate their expertise and share knowledge in groups. She studies a wide array of groups: from very small to very large; from offline to online to hybrid; across a wide range of experimental, work, social and educational settings. Her current research projects investigate team wellbeing, online incivility, and human-machine teaming. She has published three books and her research appears in top-tier journals such as Communication Research, Communication Monographs, Human Communication Research, Communication Yearbook, Organization Science, Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, Academy of Management Proceedings among many others. She has received funding for her research from the National Science Foundation and the US Army Research Office. Professor Hollingshead earned her B.A. in Psychology from Yale University and her M.A. and Ph.D. in Social Psychology from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. She is an avid scuba diver and enjoys LA farmers' markets, cooking, running, and houseplants.