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Dr. van der Linden Awarded Frank Prize in Public Interest Research

last modified Apr 28, 2017 10:43 AM

Dr. van der Linden has been awarded the 2017 Frank Prize in Public Interest Research from the University of Florida, alongside co-winners James Druckman (Northwestern) and Lisa Fazio (Vanderbilt) for his research on fake news and the conspiracy-effect. The award is named after social change pioneer Frank Karel and recognizes outstanding contributions to the growing field of public interest communications. Other speakers included Dan Ariely. An excerpt of the interview with Dr. van der Linden can be found below.