Yeweon Kim

Graduate Student


Keywords: Computer-Mediated Communication; Human-Computer Interaction; Online Civility 

Computer-Mediated Communication (CMC), Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), Information and Communication Technologies (ICT), Social Media, Online Journalism


Yeweon Kim (MA, Seoul National University) is a PhD candidate in the Department of Communication at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Her research investigates the benefits and risks of information communication technologies (ICTs) for people and society and uncovers the mechanisms underlying these technologies' ambivalent functions.