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JungHwan Yang

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Contact Information

4092 Lincoln Hall, MC-456
702 South Wright Street
Urbana, IL 61801
Assistant Professor

Research Interests

Computational social science
Political communication
Data science


University of Wisconsin-Madison, Journalism and Mass Communication, Ph.D.
Seoul National University, Communication, M.A.
Seoul National University, Mechanical Engineering, B.E.

Additional Campus Affiliations

Assistant Professor, Communication

Recent Publications

Li, M., Sun, L., Wang, Y., Sun, Y., Kwon, H., Suk, J., Yang, J. H., & Shah, D. V. (2023). Computational approaches to online political expression: A framework for research. In Handbook of Digital Politics (pp. 110-136). Edward Elgar Publishing.

Schoch, D., Keller, F. B., Stier, S., & Yang, J. H. (2022). Coordination patterns reveal online political astroturfing across the world. Scientific reports, 12(1), Article 4572.

Guess, A. M., Barber√°, P., Munzert, S., & Yang, J. H. (2021). The consequences of online partisan media. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 118(14), Article e2013464118.

Mun, K., Yang, J. H., & Yoo, W. (2021). The Exploration of How Social Media Cultivate College Student Smokers: Theorizing Valence of Communication, Impression Management, and Perceived Risks and Benefits of Smoking in the O1-S-R1-O2-R2 Model. Health communication, 36(11), 1426-1440.

Keller, F. B., Schoch, D., Stier, S., & Yang, J. H. (2020). Political Astroturfing on Twitter: How to Coordinate a Disinformation Campaign. Political Communication, 37(2), 256-280.

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