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Research Interests

Ellen Wartella researches the effects of media on children and adolescents, and the impact of food marketing in the childhood obesity crisis.

Education/Academic qualification

Mass Communication, PhD, University of Minnesota

Mass Communication, MA, University of Minnesota

Communication, BA, University of Pittsburgh

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Grants

  • The Common Sense Census: Family Media and Technology Use

    Lauricella, A. R. & Wartella, E. A.

    Common Sense Media

    1/21/166/30/17

    Project: Research project

  • Research Output

    Evaluation of a campaign to reduce consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages in New Jersey

    Bonnevie, E., Morales, O., Rosenberg, S. D., Goldbarg, J., Silver, M., Wartella, E. & Smyser, J., Jul 2020, In : Preventive medicine. 136, 106062.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Crowd pleasers: media characters in food company websites and apps for children

    Hurwitz, L. B., Montague, H., Lauricella, A. R., Alvarez, A. L., Pietrantonio, F., Ford, M. L. & Wartella, E., Apr 15 2019, In : Young Consumers. 20, 1, p. 44-58 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Scopus citations

    Exploring parent use of early STEM media to inform design for children

    Hightower, B., Sheehan, K., Lauricella, A. & Wartella, E. A., Jun 12 2019, Proceedings of the 18th ACM International Conference on Interaction Design and Children, IDC 2019. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 102-108 7 p. (Proceedings of the 18th ACM International Conference on Interaction Design and Children, IDC 2019).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Haptic explorers: Supporting science journaling through mobile haptic feedback displays

    Hightower, B., Lovato, S., Davison, J., Wartella, E. & Piper, A. M., Feb 2019, In : International Journal of Human Computer Studies. 122, p. 103-112 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 3 Scopus citations

    "Hey Google, do unicorns exist?": Conversational agents as a path to answers to children's questions

    Lovato, S. B., Piper, A. M. & Wartella, E. A., Jun 12 2019, Proceedings of the 18th ACM International Conference on Interaction Design and Children, IDC 2019. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 301-313 13 p. (Proceedings of the 18th ACM International Conference on Interaction Design and Children, IDC 2019).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  • 4 Scopus citations