Bradley J. Bond, PhD, is the director of the aMP lab and a faculty member in the Communication Studies department at the University of San Diego. Dr. Bond joined the department of Communication Studies in 2012 after completing his postdoctoral work with Dr. Sandra Calvert in the Children’s Digital Media Center housed in the department of psychology at Georgetown University. Dr. Bond received his BA in communication at Bradley University, and his MA and PhD in communication at the University of Illinois.