Susceptibility to Misinformation

While misinformation affects society broadly, its impacts are not homogenously distributed, with some individuals being more susceptible to its effects. This program of research aims to identify the factors that make an individual susceptible or resistant to misinformation.

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Mathew Ling
Lecturer in Psychology

My research interests include Misinformation, Psychometrics, and Open Research practices.

Publications

RATIONALE: Seasonal influenza vaccination rates are below the recommended targets, contributing to significant preventable harms. …

Meditation-based interventions such as mindfulness and yoga are commonly practiced in the general community to improve mental and …

Ad hoc measurement of Climate change denial limits interpretability and integration of research. This study aims to create a …

Research consistently shows that right‐wing ideological adherents are more likely to deny climate change. However, less is known about …