Cathy Corman works in a variety of media to tell stories. In addition to teaching part-time in the American Studies department at the University of Massachusetts Boston, she focuses on multimedia production and long-form print journalism. She has published a book profiling successful adults with attention deficit disorder as well as academic and trade book reviews and features. Corman earned a Ph.D. in American Studies from Yale and served as an assistant professor in the history department at Harvard. She lives in the Boston area.