Damon Centola

News

  • Damon Centola (PSC Research Associate) was featured in Penn Today for his research on network dynamics and their applicability to NBA scouting. Centola discussed the value in untapped knowledge and seeking out influential individuals in networks. Centola was also featured on The David Pakman Show, applying the same research to the process of "going viral" and achieving social change.

  • Damon Centola (PSC Research Associate) was featured in Knowable Magazine discussing the role of social networks in building community trust in vaccines.

  • Damon Centola (PSC Research Associate) was interviewed for a recent segment of The Money with Richard Aedy, an Australian radio program. Centola discussed how social change happens and his reseach on the science of networks. 

Professor, Annenberg School of Communication

Ph.D., Sociology, Cornell University, 2006

Videos

  • PSC Fall 2019 Colloquium Series: Damon Centola on How Behavior Spreads
  • Annenberg School for Communication: Damon Centola on How To Solve Political Polarization on Climate Change
  • Annenberg School for Communication: Damon Centola on the Science of Complex Contagion