Deborah Cockerham

Deborah Cockerham, managing director of the Research and Learning Center at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History, formerly taught children and adolescents with learning and attentional difficulties She is a PhD candidate in learning technologies with a minor in psychology, and focuses her research on media multitasking, technology addiction, and digital responsibility among adolescents. Deborah won first place at the Three Minute Thesis Competition this fall with her presnetation, "Smartphones, Smart Teens". 

 

Photo: Deborah Cockerham, doctoral student, (right) and Dr. Joseph Oppong, Academic Associate Dean of Toulouse Graduate School, (right) hold an oversized check Deborah was awarded for being the winner of 3MT