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Media Psychology Programs

Fielding’s Media Psychology programs enable students to enter at their qualification, readiness and goal levels. The PhD in Media Psychology program provides a research-based program that informs practice in an evolving field of study. The Masters of Arts in Media Psychology is 100% online, applies psychological science to media and technology landscapes. The 3-course Certificate in Media Psychology program is also 100% online, and offers emphases in Media Neuroscience and Brand Psychology & Audience Engagement.

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Aiden Hirshfield, PhD

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Aiden Hirshfield, PhD

Aiden Hirshfield, PhD

Media Psychologist


Dr. Aiden Hirshfield is a Media Psychologist based in Portland, OR. He works with large and small businesses, entrepreneurs, and grass-roots organizations to bring a deeper understanding of media and inclusion to their projects. Whether you’re a large organization trying to increase customer engagement, a non-profit who wants to build stronger relationships with their donors, or a tech company that needs to rumble on gender and sexual diversity, Dr. Aiden brings his experience and professionalism to every challenge.

Dr. Aiden has a unique background in the field of Media Psychology, both as an industry professional, as well as, an accomplished scholar. His focus on gender and sexual diversity comes from a personal passion and dedication to his community which is accompanied by the innovative research he conducts in this field. Dr. Aiden is also a distinguished Holocaust and human rights educator which allows him to better serve and engage his clients in meaningful change conversation. This knowledge and expertise enables him to approach situations through the lens of equity and ethics, which are necessities in any modern workplace, institution, or organization.


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