About Youth and Media

Led by Principal Investigator Urs Gasser, Youth and Media Director Sandra Cortesi, and Berkman fellow Paulina Haduong — in cooperation with Berkman board member and fellow John Palfrey and colleagues — Youth and Media (YaM) encompasses an array of research, advocacy, and development initiatives around youth and digital technology.

Current projects and initiatives include:

The YaM team includes researchers from various disciplinary backgrounds, including lawyers, psychologists, ethnographers, sociologists, educators, and media theorists. Together, we aim to cultivate the creative, educational, and revolutionary possibilities of youth activity in digital space, while at the same time addressing the genuine concerns that come with living life online.


We are hiring. :) The Youth and Media team seeks a diversely-skilled pool of applicants to be full and part time research assistants for its various projects. Check out: http://cyber.law.harvard.edu/getinvolved/internships/youthandmedia