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Haejung Shin

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Lecturer, Communication

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Ph.D., University of Missouri

Haejung Shin researches mediated and strategic communication in the context of health, risk, and crisis. Particularly, her research examines (1) how individuals process health risk information through diverse communication channels, (2) how people’s perceptions, attitudes, and behaviors are influenced by different types of messages, (3) what are effective communication strategies to deliver scientific information to the public, and (4) how new communication technologies affect individuals’ information retention and behavior changes about health, risk, and crisis issues. Haejung has served as a lab instructor for Media Communication in Society course and taught Crisis Communication at the University of Missouri.