Graduate Student
Jennie Zhang

Yidi Zhang is a doctoral student in the Department of Communication at University of California, Santa Barbara. Her research interests lie at the intersection of computer-mediated communication and interpersonal communication. She is passionate about the social influence of communication technologies. Her works cover topics including vicarious interpersonal interaction, online partial self-presentation, and impression formation.


B.A. (2020), City University of Hong Kong, Communication

M.A. (2023), Michigan State University, Communication