Kristyn Karl

Kristyn Karl is an assistant professor of political science at Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, NJ. She is the co-principal investigator of Reinventing Civil Defense, a project funded by the Carnegie Corporation of New York that seeks to develop and evaluate new tools for communicating with the public about nuclear risk. Her research focuses on political psychology and decision-making, communications and the media, and group attitudes.She earned her doctorate in political science at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.