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Whasun Jho, Principal Investigator

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Education
Ph.D., Political Science, Northwestern University
M.A., Political Science, Yonsei University
B.A., Political Science, Yonsei University

Research Areas
Political Economy of Information and Communication Technology
Politics of Information Society/e-Government
Governance in the Information Age

E-mail
wsjho@yonsei.ac.kr

Publications
Building telecom markets: evolution of governance in the korean mobile telecommunication market. London: Springer
『사이버 공간의 문화코드』 서울: 한울아카데미.
『한국 정당의 미래를 말하다』 서울: 한울아카데미.
“Institutional and technological determinants of civil e-Participation: Solo or duet?” Government Information Quarterly.
“Socioeconomic Contexts of Government Expenditure Across OECD Countries: A Complementary Perspective From Trust and State-Business Relations.” Administration & Society. 47(2) 122–150.
“Hegemonic Disputes and the Limits of the ASEAN Regional Forum.” PACIFIC FOCUS, 29(2): 237-259
“Ideas, Networks, and Policy Change: Explaining Strategic Privatization in Korea.” KOREA OBSERVER, 45(2): 179-210.


Young Min Baek, Co-Principal Investigator

 

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Ph.D., Communication, University of Pennsylvania.
M.A., Communication, Iowa State University.
M.A., Communication, Seoul National University.
B.S., Communication, Yonsei University.

Research Areas

Interaction between people and messages.
Public Opinion Research.
Audience Research (new media as well as conventional mass media), especially measurement of media exposure.
Quantitative research methods.
Big Data: how to use it and how it influences our way of life.

E-mail
ymbaek@yonsei.ac.kr

Publications

Shin, H. K., & Baek, Y. M. (2015). Forms of Expression of Angry Voters and Sad Voters: the Effects of Discrete Emotions and Emotional Expression on the Voting Participation through Approach-Avoidance Action Tendencies. Asian Journal for Public Opinion Research, 2(4), 248-278.
Baek, Y. M. & Kim, H. M. (accepted for publication). Cultural Distance and Foreign Drama Enjoyment: Perceived Novelty and Identification with Characters. Journal of Broadcasting and Electronic Media [SSCI, main & corresponding author].
Kim, K., Baek, Y. M., Kim, N. (2015). Online news diffusion dynamics and public opinion formation: A case study of the controversy over judges’ personal opinion expression on SNS in Korea. The Social Science Journal. 52(2), 205-216. [SSCI, co-author]
Baek, Y. M. (2015). Relationship Between Cultural Distance and Cross-cultural Music Video Consumption on YouTube. Social Science Computer Review. 33(6), 730-748.
Baek, Y. M. (2015). Political Mobilization Through Social Network Sites: The Mobilizing Power of Political Messages Received From SNS Friends. Computers in Human Behaviors, 44, 12-19. [SSCI, single author]
Baek, Y. M., & Jung, C. S. (2015). Focusing the mediating role of institutional trust: How does interpersonal trust promote organizational commitment? The Social Science Journal. 52(4), 481-489.
[출간예정: 2016년 2월] 백영민 (2016). 《가제 : R을 이용한 사회과학데이터 분석: 응용편》. 서울: 커뮤니케이션 북스.
백영민 (2015). 《R을 이용한 사회과학데이터 분석: 기초편》. 서울: 커뮤니케이션 북스.


Kyu Sup Hahn, Co-Principal Investigator

 

Education

Ph.D., Communication, Stanford University

Research Areas

Political Communication

E-mail
kyuhahn@snu.ac.kr

Publications

Iyengar, S., & Hahn, K. S. (2009). Red media, blue media: Evidence of ideological selectivity in media use. Journal of Communication, 59(1), 19-39.

Iyengar, S., Hahn, K. S., Krosnick, J. A., & Walker, J. (2008). Selective exposure to campaign communication: The role of anticipated agreement and issue public membership. The Journal of Politics, 70(1), 186-200.

Hahn, K. S., Ryu, S., & Park, S. (2015). Fragmentation in the Twitter Following of News Outlets The Representation of South Korean Users’ Ideological and Generational Cleavage. Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly, 92(1), 56-76.


Shang E. Ha, Co-Principal Investigator

 

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Ph.D., Political Science, The University of Chicago
M.A., Political Science, The University of Chicago
M.A., International Relations, Seoul National University
B.A., International Relations, Seoul National University

Research Areas

Political Psychology
Public Opinion and Voting Behavior
Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration

E-mail
shang.e.ha@gmail.com

Publications

Ha, Shang E., Soo Jin Cho, and Jeong-Han Kang. 2016. “Group Cues and Public Opposition to Immigration: Evidence from a Survey Experiment in South Korea.” Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies.42(1): 136-149.

Ha, Shang E., and Seung-Jin Jang. 2015. “National Identity, National Pride, and Happiness: The Case of South Korea.” Social Indicators Research 121(2): 471-482.

Ha, Shang E., and Seung-Jin Jang. 2015. “Immigration, Threat Perception, and National Identity: Evidence from South Korea.” International Journal of Intercultural Relations 44: 53-62.

Ha, Shang E., and Richard R. Lau. 2015. “Personality Traits and Correct Voting.” American Politics Research. 43(6): 975-998.

Panagopoulos, Costas, and Shang E. Ha. 2015. “Billboards and Turnout: A Randomized Field Experiment.” Journal of Political Marketing 14(4): 391-404.

 


Jeong-han Kang, Co-Principal Investigator

 

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Ph.D., Sociology, The University of Chicago
M.A., Sociology, Seoul National University
B.S., Mathematics, Seoul National University

Research Areas

Mathematical Sociology, Web Science, Complexity, Organizations and Economic Sociology, Quantitative Methodology, Adolescence, Health and Aging

E-mail
jkan9130@gmail.com

Publications

Ha, Shang E., Soo Jin Cho, and Jeong-Han Kang*. 2015. “Group Cues and Public Opposition to Immigration: Evidence from a S
urvey Experiment in South Korea.” Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies 42 (1, January) 136-149.

Kang, Jeong-han*, Seung-Yeal Ha, Kyungkeun Kang, and Eunhee Jeong. 2014. “How Do Cultural Classes Emerge from Assimilation and Distinction?: An Extension of the Cucker-Smale Flocking Model.” Journal of Mathematical Sociology 38(1, January): 47-71.

Ha, Seung-Yeal, Eunhee Jeong, Jeong-han Kang, and Kyungkeun Kang*. 2012. “Emergence of Multi-Cluster Configurations from Attractive and Repulsive Interactions.” Mathematical Models and Methods in Applied Sciences 22(8, August).

 


Jibum Kim, Co-Principal Investigator


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Ph.D., Sociology, The University of Chicago
M.A., Sociology, The University of Chicago
B.A., Sociology, George Washington University

Research Areas

Sociology of Aging, Survey Research Method

E-mail
jbk7000@gmail.com

Publications

김지범, 김솔이. 2015. “무응답이 높은 설문 문항: 한국종합사회조사 2003-2010” 조사연구 16(4):147-172.

Jibum Kim, Yun-suk Lee, Jinkook Lee. 2015. “Living Arrangements and Suicidal Ideation among the Korean Older Adults” (Aging & Mental Health, Published online: 28 Aug 2015 DOI:10.1080/13607863.2015.1078280)

Jibum Kim, Hee-Choon Shin, Zohn Rosen, Jeong-han Kang, Jennifer Dykema, Peter Muennig. 2015. “Trends and Correlates of Consenting to Provide Social Security Numbers: Longitudinal Findings from the General Social Survey (1993-2010)” Field Methods, 27(4): 348-362.


Michael W. Macy, Co-Principal Investigator

 

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Ph.D., Sociology, Harvard University
M.A., Education, Stanford University
B.A., Government, Harvard University

Research Areas

Human Behavior, Social Interaction, Computational Social Science

E-mail
mwm14@cornell.edu

Publications
Golder, S. A., & Macy, M. W. (2014). Digital footprints: opportunities and challenges for online social research. Sociology, 40(1), 129.
Macy, M., DellaPosta, D., & Shi, Y. (2015). Why Do Liberals Drink Lattes? 1. American Journal of Sociology, 120(5), 1473-1511.
Park, P., Weber, I., & Macy, M. (2015). The mesh of civilizations in the global network of digital communication. PloS one, 10(5), e0122543.


Dhavan V. Shah, Co-Principal Investigator

 

Education

Ph.D., Mass Communication, University of Minnesota
M.A., Mass Communication, University of Minnesota
B.S., Journalism and Mass Communication, University of Wisconsin – Madison

Research Areas

message framing and processing
mass and interpersonal communication
computer-mediated interactions

E-mail
dshah@wisc.edu

Publications

V. Shah, Nojin Kwak, R. Lance Holbert, D. (2001). ” Connecting” and” disconnecting” with civic life: Patterns of Internet use and the production of social capital. Political communication, 18(2), 141-162.

Shah, D. V., Cho, J., Eveland Jr, W. P., & Kwak, N. (2005). Information and expression in a digital age: Modeling Internet effects on civic participation. Communication research, 32(5), 531-565.

Gil de Zúñiga, H., Veenstra, A., Vraga, E., & Shah, D. (2010). Digital democracy: Reimagining pathways to political participation. Journal of Information Technology & Politics, 7(1), 36-51.


Jae-mook Lee, Co-Principal Investigator

 

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Ph.D., Political Science, University of Iowa.
M. A., Political Science, Yonsei University
B. A., Political Science, Yonsei University

Research Areas

political process.
Korean politics.
American politics
Methodology of Political Science

E-mail
jaemook@gmail.com

Publications

Hansoo Lee and Jae-Mook Lee. 2015 “Televised Presidential Debates and Learning in the 2012 Korean Presidential Election: Does Political Knowledge Condition Information Acquisition?” International Journal of Communication (SSCI) Vol 9.


Wonjae Lee, Co-Principal Investigator

 

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Ph.D., Sociology, The University of Chicago
M.A., Sociology, Yonsei University
B.A., Sociology, Yonsei University

Research Areas
Social Stratification, Social Networks, Organization Theory

E-mail
wnjlee@gmail.com

Publications
The Emergence of Stratification in Small Groups (with Matthew Bothner, Noah Askin; in 2015 Emerging Trends in the Social and Behavioral Sciences, edited by Robert A. Scott and Stephen M. Kosslyn, John Wiley & Sons)
Primary Status, Complementary Status, and Capital Acquisition in the U.S. Venture Capital Industry (with Matthew Bothner and Young-Kyu Kim; 2015 Social Science Research 52(3): 588-601)
한국 공동체의 구조적 분화 (2015 『사회연구) 27: 47-90)


Juyong Park, Co-Principal Investigator

 

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Ph.D., Physics, University of MIchigan-Ann Arbor
B.S., Physics, Seoul National University

Research Areas

Statistical Physics
Network Science
Culture Technology

E-mail
fyzixx@gmail.com

Publications

Quantifying Discrepancies in Opinion Spectra from Online and Offline Networks, PloS One 30125722
Bayesian Inference of Natural Rankings in Incomplete Competition Network, Scientific Reports 4:6212
Ranking Competitors Using Degree-Neutralized Random Walks, PloS One e113685
Statistical Mechanics of Networks, Physical Review E 70:066146


Hoon Lee, Co-Principal Investigator

 

Education

Ph.D, Communication, University of Michigan
M.A., Statistics, University of Michigan
M.A., in Political Science, Stanford University
B.A., Political Science, Yonsei University

Research Areas

Political Communication
Social Media
Research Methods

E-mail
hlee730@gmail.com

Publications

Mobile communication and cross-cutting discussion: A cross-national study of South Korea and the US (with Nojin Kwak and Scott W. Campbell; 2015 Communication Research 42(4): 569-596)
Mobile communication and political participation in South Korea: Examining the intersections between informational and relational uses (with Nojin Kwak and Scott W. Campbell; 2014 Computers in Human Behavior 38: 85-92)
The more friends, the less political talks? Predictors of Facebook discussions among college students (with Jang, S. Mo and Yong Jin Park; 2014 Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking 17: 271-275)


So Young Lee, Co-Principal Investigator

Education

Ph.D., Political Science, University of Texas at Austin
M.A., Political Science, Yonsei University
B.A., Political Science, Yonsei University

Research Areas

Political Behavior / Election
Political Communication
American Politics

E-mail
soyoung.sylee@gmail.com

Publications

“한국 선거에서의 미디어 매개효과.” 『한국정치학회보』 49(5): 287-313.
“정당, 미디어, 그리고 정치적 선호: 6.4 서울시장 선거 유권자의 선택적 미디어 노출과 정치적 태도.” 『21세기정치학회보』 24(3): 217-245.
“한국 여성 유권자의 정치적 정향과 투표행태.” 『한국정치학회보』 47(5): 255-276.
“4.11 총선과 소셜 네트워크 정치캠페인: 총선 후보자의 트위터 선거캠페인을 중심으로.” 『21세기정치학회보』 22(3): 287-312.
“Information Effects in Policy Preferences of the U.S. Electorate.” 『The Korean Journal of Area Studies』 29(2): 183-208.
『한국 정당의 미래를 말하다』 서울: 한울아카데미.
『한국의 선거 VI』 서울: 오름.
『소셜네트워크와 선거』 서울: 한울아카데미.


Beom Soo Kim, Research Associate

 

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Ph.D., Political Science, Yonsei University
M. A., Political Science, Yonsei University
B. A., Political Science, Yonsei University

Research Areas

Media Effects on Voter Behaviors and Local Elections.
Local Governance and E-Government.
Comparative Studies on Local Power Structure.

E-mail
goyangdavid@gmail.com

Publications

Kim, Beomsoo. 2015. “The Architecture of New Media and Voting Effect: 2014 Seoul Mayor Election Online Survey” Journal of East and West Studies, 24(1), 51-77.
Kim, Beomsoo, and Yeonu Son. 2015. “The Polarization Effect of the Internet: Evidence from the Internet and TV Users Groups.” Information Society and Media, 16(2), 17-45.
Kim, Beomsoo, and Sangseok Moon. 2015. “The Significance and the Limits of Massive Open Primary at Information Era and the Potentiality of Political Development.” Korean Journal of Social Theroy, 47, 157-193.


Byung-Jae Lee, Research Associate

 

Education

Ph.D., Government, The University of Texas at Austin
M.A., Political Science, University of Washington, Seattle
M.A., Political Science, Yonsei University
B.A., Political Science, Yonsei University

Research Areas

Statistical Methods (Causal Modeling, Adaptive Treatment, and Machine Learning)
Human Rights, Transitional Justice and Democratization
Public Opinion and Voting Behavior
Latino Voting Behavior in the US
Game Theory and Social Choice

E-mail
bjleemail@gmail.com

Publications

 “이행기정의(Transitional Justice)와 인권: 인과효과분석을 위한 틀.” 『국제정치논총』 55(3).
“Assessing the Online Legislative Resources of the American States.” With Taofang Huang, David L. Leal, and Jill Strube. Policy and Internet 3(3-4).
“Transnational Absentee Voting in the 2006 Mexican Presidential Election: The Roots of Participation.” With David L. Leal and James A. McCann. Electoral Studies 31(3).


Youngdeuk Park Research Associate

 

Education

Ph.D., Political Science, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies
M.A., Political Science, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies
B.A., Political Science, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies

Research Areas

Comparative Political Behavior
Comparative Political Economy
Politics of Inequality
Welfare States

E-mail
mercurome@gmail.com

Publications

박영득, & 이정희. (2013). 비정치적 온라인 커뮤니티에서의 정치적 의견표현. 사이버커뮤니케이션학보, 30(2), 73-109.
이대진, & 박영득. (2014). 재분배의 정치경제학. 한국정치학회보, 48(5), 165-183.
박영득, & 박상훈. (2016). 브렉시트 국민투표 결정요인 분석: 기술숙련도와 노동시장에서의 고용경쟁. 세계지역연구논총, 34(3), 7-31.


Jeongyeon Kim, Research Associate

 

Education

Ph.D., Political Science, Yonsei University
M.A., Political Science, Yonsei University

Research Areas

Comparative Studies on Korean Politics
Political Communication
Quantitative text analysis

E-mail
kimjy7894@naver.com

Publications

김정연. (2018). “텍스트 분석 방법론을 활용한 국회 정책 의제의 이념성향 분석” 미래정치연구, 8(2), 59-91.
김정연. (2016). “선별적 미디어 이용 행위와 이념 극화 연구” 동서연구, 28(2), 271-296.
조화순, 한규섭, 김정연, 장슬기. (2016). 『빅데이터로 보는 한국정치트렌드』. 한울아카데미.