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Dr.  Vanessa Haddad

Dr. Vanessa Haddad

Senior Lecturer



Dr. Haddad received her Ph.D. from the University at Buffalo in 2016. Her dissertation is titled Leveling Up: Video Games, Development and the Narrated Everyday Experiences of Male College Students.  

Current Research 

Video games as a tool for identity development and exploration, as well as a tool to increase empathy on issues related to race and poverty; masculinity theory; gender inequality; racial inequality; educational inequality; college student development

Current Involvement 

American Educational Research Association