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Shiela Reaves

Specializes in visual media communication, how neuroscience supports interdisciplinary theories of visual imagery and impact on media messages, audiences.

Professor and director undergraduate studies, life sciences communication College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Work: 608-262-0732 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • Digital manipulation in media and science images
  • Documentary photography, photojournalism
  • Neuro-aesthetics and media messages


  • Member, UW steering committees for: McPherson Eye Research Institute (since 2007) UW Center for Visual Cultures (since 2011) UW Holtz Center for Science & Technology Studies (since 2015)