Christian Staal Bruun Overgaard (MSc, University of Southern Denmark) is a Knight Research Associate at the Center for Media Engagement and a doctoral student at the School of Journalism and Media at The University of Texas at Austin. He holds a BSc and an MSc in Economics and Business Administration from the University of Southern Denmark. His research primarily relies on computational and experimental methods and focuses on the psychological and behavioral effects of news and social media—and the political consequences of these effects. He regularly presents his research at academic conferences like AEJMC and ICA. You can connect with him via LinkedIn, Twitter, or his website.