Maria Molina

Maria Molina

Maria D. Molina is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Advertising and Public Relations at Michigan State University. Maria studies online persuasion in the context of digital health, fake news, and online privacy using a combination of experimental and computational approaches. Her research explores the social and psychological implications of sharing online, focusing on how technology shapes what we share on social media, and how we respond to Artificial Intelligence tools that curate user-generated content. In her research, Maria is interested in exploring sharing behavior in different cultural backgrounds, particularly Hispanic and Latino Communities.