Haejung Shin

Haejung Shin
MA - Iowa State Univ.
311 Switzler Hall
Bio

Haejung Shin is a doctoral student in the Department of Communication at the University of Missouri. Her research focuses on understanding of media effects on individuals’ information processing in the context of disaster, risk, and crisis. Her studies have examined (1) the effects of message framing on perceptions, attitudes, and behavioral intentions, (2) social media and individuals’ message processing, and (3) news coverage and message characteristics of disaster, public health risks, and crisis issues. She has also joined research projects about source credibility and attitude changes, media effects on social inclinations, media literacy, and the effects of presence, immersion, and new technologies.