Tar Heel Talk with Francesca Dillman Carpentier — Media Effects: Under the Radar

Tar Heel Talks is a series produced by the UNC School of Media and Journalism to showcase faculty creative activity and research.
 
This edition features Francesa Dillman Carpentier and her media effects research.
 
Carpentier is the school's James H. Shumaker Term Professor and director of the Ph.D. program. She teaches mass communication theory and statistics, and she conducts research on mass media effects, audience responses to depictions of sex in media, and audience motivations governing media content choices.