David Giles: Psychology of the Media

Introducing David Giles

picture David GilesDr David Giles is Reader in Media Psychology at The University of Winchester.He received his PhD in 1997 and has taught in a variety of UK Psychology departments since then. He has published 5 books, 4 as sole author, on psychology and the media and on conducting psychological research. His main current research interests are in the dynamics of interaction in online communities, particularly those concerning mental health, and on the relationship between audiences and media figures, particularly celebrities. Read more