Our Faculty

SJ Min

Associate Professor

Dyson College of Arts and Sciences

Communication Studies

  • @New York City
    41 Park Row 505


Professor, Researcher, Journalist, and Documentary Filmmaker


PhD, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, 2009

MA, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, 2002
International Affairs

BA, Korea University, Seoul, Korea, 1999
Literature, German

Awards and Honors

Eastern Communication Association, April 1, 2017 - Best Paper
ECA Political Communication Division, 2014 - Best Paper
Project Pericles, 2010 - Periclean Faculty Leader
ICA Journalism Studies Division, 2008 - Best Paper


Min, S. . & Wohn, D. Y. (2020). Underneath the Filter Bubble: The Role of Weak Ties and Network Cultural Diversity in Cross-Cutting Exposure to Disagreements on Social Media. Journal of Social Media in Society. Vol 9 (Issue 1) , pages 22-38.

Min, S. (2020). What the Twenty-First Century Engaged Journalism can Learn from the Twentieth Century Public Journalism. Journalism Practice. http://https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/17512786.2020.1758188

Min, . (2019). From algorithmic disengagement to algorithmic activism: Charting social media users' responses to news filtering algorithms. Telematics & Informatics. Vol 43 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0736585319304058

Min, S. . (2019, November). Leaderless Group Decisions. Oxford Research Encyclopedia in Politics. http://https://oxfordre.com/politics/view/10.1093/acrefore/9780190228637.001.0001/acrefore-9780190228637-e-976

Min, S. J. & Wohn, D. Y. (2018, June). All the News that You Don't Like: Cross-cutting Exposure and Political Participation in the Age of Social Media. Computers in Human Behavior. Vol 83 , pages 24-31.

Min, S. (2018, June). As Democracy Goes, So Does Journalism: Evolution of Journalism in Liberal, Deliberative, and Participatory Democracy. Lanham, MD, USA: Lexington Books / Rowman & Littlefield. , pages 184.

Min, S. J. (2016, March). Conversation through Journalism: Searching for organizing principles of public and citizen journalism. Journalism: Theory, Practice, and Criticism. Vol 17 (Issue 5) , pages 567-582.

Min, S. J. (2015, March). Occupy Wall Street and Deliberative Decision-making. Communication, Culture, & Critique. Vol 8 (Issue 1) , pages 73-89. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/cccr.12074/abstract

Min, S. J. (2014, December). On the Westerness of Deliberation Research. Journal of Public Deliberation. Vol 10 (Issue 2) , pages Article 5. http://www.publicdeliberation.net/jpd/vol10/iss2/art5/

Min, S. J. (2013). Pretty Boys: Asian Masculinity in Media.

Min, S. J. & Kim, Y. (2012). Choosing the right media for mobilization: Issue advocacy groups' media choice in the competitive media environment. Mass Communication & Society. Vol 15 (Issue 1) , pages 225-244. http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/15205436.2011.568316

Matthes, J., Hayes, A., Hernando, R., Shen, F., Min, S. J. & Dylko, I. (2012). Exemplifying a dispositional approach to cross-cultural spiral of silence research: Fear of social isolation and the inclination to self-censor. International Journal of Public Opinion Research. Vol 24 (Issue 3) , pages 287-305. http://ijpor.oxfordjournals.org/content/24/3/287.abstract

Min, S. J. (2011). Democratic Divide. Z. Yan (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Cyber Behavior. Hershey, PA: IGI Global. http://www.igi-global.com/chapter/encyclopedia-cyber-behavior/64820

Min, S. J. (2011). Discussing Conflicts through Deliberation. Academic Exchange Quarterly. Vol 15 (Issue 2) , pages 158-161. http://rapidintellect.com/AEQweb/sum2011.htm

Min, S. J. (2010). From the digital divide to the democratic divide: Internet skills, political interest, and the second-level digital divide in political Internet use. Journal of Information Technology and Politics. Vol 7 (Issue 1) , pages 22-35. http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/19331680903109402#.Vg6W_RNViko

Min, S. J. & Feaster, J. (2010). Missing children in national news coverage: Racial and gender representations of missing children cases. Communication Research Reports. Vol 27 (Issue 3) , pages 207-216. http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/08824091003776289#.Vg6XGRNViko

Min, S. J. (2009). Deliberation, East meets West: Exploring the cultural dimension of citizen deliberation. Acta Politica. Vol 44 (Issue 4) , pages 439-458. http://www.palgrave-journals.com/ap/journal/v44/n4/abs/ap200910a.html

Min, S. J. (2007). Online vs. face-to-face deliberation: Effects on civic engagement. Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication. Vol 12 (Issue 4) , pages 1369-1387. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1083-6101.2007.00377.x/full


Wohn, D. Y., Min, S. J., Sona, P. & Brian, B. J. (2017, August 10). AEJMC Annual Conference. Ethnic network diversity and familiarity and engagement with race-related news on Facebook. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, Chicago.

Min, S. J. & Wohn, D. Y. (2017, April 1). Eastern Communication Association Annual Convention. All the news that you don't like: Cross-cutting exposure and political participation in the age of social media. Boston, MA.


Political Communication and Civic Engagement Journalism and Media Sociology New Media and Communication Technologies.


Association for Educators in Journalism and Mass Communication

Broadcasting Education Association

International Communication Association

National Communication Association

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