Dr. Kyung Sun (Karen) Lee has received her PhD degree in media studies (2018) from the University of Texas at Austin. Dr. Lee’s research focuses on global communication, development communication, and digital media technologies. Dr. Lee’s articles have been published in prominent journals in the field of communication and media studies, including International Journal of Communication and Computers in Human Behavior. Dr. Lee has received two top research awards from International Communication Association (ICA).
Dr. Lee teaches in the areas of new media and society, online news ecosystem, and social media and social networks.