Memberships & Service

Member, International Communication Association

  • Committee Member, Aubrey Fisher Mentorship Award (2017 – present)
  • Chair for Children, Adolescents, and Media (CAM) division (2017-2019)
    • CAM Program Planner (2018)
  • Vice Chair / Chair Elect for CAM division (2015 – 2017)
    • CAM Program Planner (2017)
    • CAM Preconference Program Planning Chair (Invention & Intervention: Blending Research with Practice to Develop Effective Media for Youth) (2017)
  • CAM Awards Committee Chair (2016, 2017, 2019)
  • Member, ICA Community Taskforce (2016 – present)
  • Internationalization Liaison for CAM division (2014 – 2015)
  • Reviewer (Mass Communication & Children, Adolescents, and the Media (CAM) Divisions)
  • Round Table Committee for CAM Division (2009, 2010, 2013)

Advisory Board Member

  • Center for Scholars & Storytellers
  • European Digital Media Observatory, Admission Committee
  • Instituto de Estudios Peruanos, Health Communication Research Group
  • SMART? Phone. Consequences of Smartphone Use in Children’s and Adolescents’ Everyday Lives. Funded by the Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy under the Program Sparking Science. Awarded to Jörg Matthes and Kathrin Karsay, University of Vienna, 2017 to 2019.
  • Vienna Doctoral School of Social Sciences Advisory Board, Chairperson
  • YouTube Kids Advisory Board

Editorial Board Member

  • Annals of the International Communication Association
  • Communication Monographs
  • Communication Theory
  • Human Communication Research
  • Journal of Children & Media
  • Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media
  • Mobile Media & Communication
  • Media Psychology

Ad-hoc Reviewer

  • Child Development
  • Communication Methods and Measures
  • Communication Research
  • Computers in Human Behavior
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Infant & Child Development
  • International Journal of Public Health
  • Journal of Adolescence
  • Journal of Child & Family Studies
  • Journal of Communication
  • Journal of Experimental Child Psychology
  • Journal of Family Communication
  • Journal of Media Psychology
  • New Media & Society
  • Parenting: Science & Practice
  • Pediatrics
  • Youth & Society