Dr. Bullinger earned his doctorate from Rutgers University School of Communication and Information in January 2017. His research areas are collective memory and war, video games and war, pop culture and visual imagery. Growing up in Bethlehem, PA, Jonathan later attended Ithaca College as an undergraduate. Afterwards, he lived and worked in Los Angeles for ten years in both television and education, earning his Master’s in Sociology from California State University Northridge in 2009. Jonathan and Shaina Holmes http://www.shainaholmes.com/ were officially married in Ithaca, NY in July 2015. Shaina is currently faculty in the Park School of Communications at Ithaca College.