Political Communication, Political Psychology, Race & Gender, and Methods
Political Communication; Political Psychology; Race & Gender; Survey and Experimental Research Methods.
Dr. Kleinberg examines how technology (new media) and race affect political cognition and opinion. She is trained as a political psychologist and uses experiments and surveys in her research. Her research has been published in Public Opinion Quarterly, Political Behavior, and the International Journal of Press/Politics.Dr. Kleinberg is the recipient of several grants and fellowships, including a Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF).
Dr. Kleinberg graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 2004 with a BA in communications and a minor in political science. After working in communications for several years, she returned to school and earned her PhD in political science from Rutgers University in 2014. She joined UML in the Fall of 2015.