Academic Journal Publications:

[12] Jeong, J-S., Kim, S. Y., Kim, J-N. (2020). Ashamed Caregivers: Self-Stigma, Information, and Coping among Dementia Patient Families. Journal of Health Communication, 25(11), 870-878. doi:10.1080/10810730.2020.1846641

[11] Kim, S. Y., Choi, S. H., Kim, J-N., & Cai, L. A. (2020). Dual modes of ‘Good Will Hunting’: Untangling the reputation and relationship correlations en route to foreign amity. Public Relations Review, 46(3), 101922. doi:10.1016/j.pubrev.2020.101922

[10] Kim, Y. M., Hsu, J., Neiman, D., Kou, C., Bankston, L., Kim, S. Y., Heinrich, R., Baragwanath, R., & Raskutti, G. (2018). The stealth media? Groups and targets behind divisive issue campaigns on Facebook. Political Communication, 35(4), 515-541. doi:10.1080/10584609.2018.1476425


[9] Kim, S., Kim, J-N., & Kim, S. Y. (2017). Lay health epistemic and motivated information behaviors. The International Journal of Communication and Health, 12, 1-16.

[8] Kim, S-H., Tanner, A. H., Kim, S. Y., Foster, C. B., Oh, S-H., & Chang, J.-H. (2017). News focuses on individuals for rising health care costs. Newspaper Research Journal, 38(3), 293-305. doi:10.1177/0739532917722975


[7] Kohl, P., Kim, S. Y., Peng, Y-L., Aktins, H., Koh, E., Howell, A., & Dunwoody, S. (2016). The Influence of Weight-of-Evidence Strategies on Audience Perceptions of (Un)certainty When Media Cover Contested Science. Public Understanding of Science, 25(8), 976-991. doi:10.1177/0963662515615087


[6] McLaughlin, B., Yang, J., Yoo, W., Shaw, B., Kim, S. Y., Shah, D., & Gustafson, D. H. (2016). The Effects of Expressing Religious Support Online for Breast Cancer Patients. Health Communication, 31(6), 762-771. doi:10.1080/10410236.2015.1007550


[5] Kim, S-H., Tanner, A., Foster, C., & Kim, S. Y. (2015). Talking about Health Care: News Framing of Who is Responsible for Rising Health Care Costs in the United States. Journal of Health Communication, 20(2), 123-33. doi:10.1080/10810730.2014.914604


[4] Foster, C. B., Tanner, A. H., Kim, S-H., & Kim, S. Y. (2014). National Conversations about Systemic Illness in US Health Care: Influences on Media Coverage of Rising Health Care Costs, 1993-2010. Science Communication, 36(5), 519-543. doi:10.1177/107554701453688 


[3] Yoo, W., Kim, S. Y., Hong, Y., Chih, M.-Y., Shah, D. V., & Gustafson, D. H. (2014). Patient-Clinician Mobile Communication: Analyzing Text Messaging between Adolescents with Asthma and Nurse Case Managers. Telemedicine and e-Health, 21(1), 62-69. doi:10.1089/tmj.2013.0359


[2] Kim, S-H., Besley, J. C., Oh, S-H., & Kim, S. Y. (2014). Talking about Bio-Fuel in the News: Newspaper Framing of Ethanol Stories. Journalism Studies, 15(2), 218-234. doi:10.1080/1461670X.2013.809193


[1] Kim, J-N., Kim, S., Kim, S. Y., Jun, S.-I., & Krishna, A. (2012). Understanding Public Fears on New Food Technologies: Testing Joint Effects of Cross-Situational Value Predispositions and Situational Perceptions on Risk Perception about the GMO Food Issue. Health Communication Research, 6(1), 1-42.

Journal Manuscripts in Progress:

[6] Kim, S. Y., K, J., Mun, K., Lee, H., & Rojas, H. Exploring the path of COVID-19 misinformation on media use, anger, and risk perception in South Korea. [Manuscript in preparation]

[5] Kim, S. Y., Moon, T. J., Mun, K., & Rojas, H. Examining how the politicization of COVID-19 plays role in people’s media use, knowledge about COVID-19, and trust in Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency (KDCA). [Manuscript in preparation]

[4]  Jeong, J-S., Kim, S. Y. Risk Perception, knowledge, and preventive behavior during the COVID-19 pandemic: Testing the effects of government trust and information behaviors. [Manuscript in preparation]

[3] Kim, S. Y., Davalos, C., & Rojas, H. Understanding the relationship between environmental consciousness and feeling towards Greta Thunberg. [Data analysis stage]

[2] Kim, S. Y., Davalos, C., & Rojas, H. The role of intergroup empathy in social protest. [Data analysis stage]

[1] Kim, S. Y., & Nelson, N. Understanding the link between personal active biking and participation in a bicycle advocacy group. [Literature review stage]