Pew Research Center Nov. 28, 2012

Kathryn Zickuhr

Kathryn Zickuhr is a research associate at the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project. Zickuhr studies the changing role of libraries in Americans’ lives and communities in the era of digital content. She has also published reports on topics ranging from location-based services to broadband adoption. Zickuhr is a graduate of the University […]

Pew Research Center Nov. 28, 2012

Aaron Smith

Aaron Smith is a senior researcher with the Pew Internet & American Life Project. In his research he follows the growing impact of mobile technologies, the role of the internet in connecting Americans to political and civic issues, and ongoing demographic trends in technology adoption. He has conducted recent research on text message contributions to the […]

Pew Research Center Nov. 28, 2012

Mary Madden

Mary Madden is a senior researcher for the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project. She is a nationally recognized expert on trends in social media use, online privacy management, and the impact of digital media on teens and parents. In addition to authoring reports and disseminating new findings to the public, Madden assists […]

Pew Research Center Nov. 28, 2012

Amanda Lenhart

Amanda Lenhart is the senior researcher, director of youth and technology research at the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project. She is an expert on how adolescents and families use and think about networked technology. She is the lead researcher on Pew Internet projects focusing on youth and is the author of numerous […]

Pew Research Center Nov. 28, 2012

Kristen Purcell

Kristen Purcell is the associate director for research at Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project. She has a doctorate in Sociology from Rutgers University, where she specialized in mass media and cognition. At Pew Internet, Purcell leads the design, implementation and analysis of nationally representative surveys, special population surveys, focus groups and interviews […]

Pew Research Center Nov. 28, 2012

Lee Rainie

Lee Rainie is the director of the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project, which has studied the social impact of digital technologies since 2000. He gives several dozen speeches a year to government officials, media leaders, scholars and students, technology executives, librarians, and non-profit groups about the changing media ecosystem. He also regularly […]

Pew Research Center Nov. 28, 2012

Amy Mitchell

Amy Mitchell is director of Journalism Research for the Pew Research Center and oversees the center’s Journalism Project. This includes responsibility for the center’s various research efforts around news and information, including working to understand how people get the information they need to be effective citizens as well as how news is reported, produced and […]