Christopher Bail
Christopher Bail is a professor of sociology and public policy who researches political polarization, culture and social psychology using tools from the emerging field of computational social science. He directs the Polarization Lab, which works on developing new technology to bridge America’s partisan divides.

Robyn Caplan
Robyn Caplan is an assistant professor at Duke University’s Sanford School of Public Policy and a founding member of the Platform Governance Research Network. She studies social media and data platform governance and media policy.

Sunshine Hillygus
Sunshine Hillygus is a professor of political science and public policy who studies American political behavior – including young voters, campaigns and elections, survey methods, public opinion and information technology and politics.

Phil Napoli
Phil Napoli is a professor of public policy at Duke University’s Sanford School of Public Policy. He is also director of the DeWitt Wallace Center for Media and Democracy at Duke, where he researches new ideas for social media regulation, news deserts and the contraction of news media.