Dr. Julie Albright is a digital sociologist who has spent her career thinking about the digital transformation of society. Her new book – Left to Their Own Devices: How Digital Natives Are Reshaping the American Dream – explores how digital natives are “untethering” from traditional ways of doing things, while hyper-attached to their devices and social media.
Dr. Albright is a sought-after keynote speaker, having given talks for C-level executives and professional audiences at SAP, IBM Global, CS Week, the American Society of Petroleum Engineers, AESP, the Dept. of Defense, and Data Center Dynamics, among others.
She has appeared as an expert on many national television programs including the Today Show, CNN, NBC Nightly News, Nat Geo, CBS, Dr. Phil, NPR, and many others. She has also been quoted in The Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, Time Magazine and Newsweek.
Dr. Albright is currently a Lecturer in the departments of Applied Psychology and Engineering at the University of Southern California, where she teaches master’s level courses on the Psychology of Interactive Technologies and Sustainable Infrastructure.
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