Amanda N. Tolbert

 Amanda Tolbert

Contact Information

3001 Lincoln Hall, MC-456
702 South Wright Street
Urbana IL 61801

Office Hours

  • Wednesday 1:00 - 2:00pm
Graduate Student


Amanda N. Tolbert is a doctoral student in the Department of Communication at the University of Illinois. Her research investigates partisan stereotyping in digital media contexts (e.g., social media, online news) and how it relates to affective polarization. She is also interested in how the use of moral language to describe partisans and political issues affects media audiences.

Research Interests

  • Mediated Communication and Technology


  • CMN 368: Sexual Communication
  • CMN101: Public Speaking