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Sang-Yeon Kim

Associate Professor
 (414) 229-3917
 Johnston Hall 223

Education

PhD, Communication, Michigan State University

Research Interests

His major research interest involves examining the process of interethnic giving (e.g., students’ community engagement) as a means of promoting natives’ attitudes toward ethnic minorities and vice versa. His current research project seeks to increase the level of comfort for initiating intercultural communication in multi-cultural communities.

Courses Taught

Commun 350: Introduction to Intercultural Communication
Commun 464: Theories and Practices of Social Influence
Commun 700: Quantitative Research in Communication
Commun 864: Communication and Social Influence

Selected Publications

Kim, S., & Lim, T. (2015). Communication across cultures with people from Korea. Bennett, J. M. (Ed.). The SAGE Encyclopedia of Intercultural Competence, 1, 80-84.
Holmstrom, A., & Kim, S. (2015). The mediating role of cognitive reattribution and reappraisal in the esteem support process. Communication Research, 42, 60-86.
Graham, S., Kim, S., DeVasto, D., & Keith, W. M. (2015). Statistical genre analysis: Toward big data methodologies in technical communication. Technical Communication Quarterly, 24, 70-104.
Kim, S., Allen, M. R., Preiss, R. G., & Peterson, B. (2014, November). Meta-Analysis of Counterattudinal Advocacy Data: Evidence for an Additive Cues Model. Communication Quarterly, 62(5), 607-620.
Kim, S., Levine, T. R., & Allen, M. R. (2014, November). The intertwined model of reactance for resistance and persuasive boomerang. Communication Research, 41, 1-21.
Harris, L. J., & Kim, S. (2014). “True” Americans and “violent” immigrants: Making sense of wife murder during the nineteenth-century United States. Immigrants & Minorities: Historical Studies in Ethnicity, Migration, and Diaspora, 33, 66-91.
Kim, S., Levine, T. R., & Allen, M. R. (2014). The intertwined model of reactance for resistance and persuasive boomerang. Communication Research.
Kim, S., Allen, M. R., Preiss, R., & Peterson, B. (2014). Meta-analysis of counterattitudinal advocacy data: Evidence for an additive cue model. Communication Quarterly, 62, 607-620.
Song, H., Kim, J., & Kim, S. (2014). Smoker identity among social smokers in college. Journal of Substance Use, 19, 346-350.