Soo Young Bae

Soo Young
Associate Professor
N366 Integrative Learning Center
413 545-6346

Soo Young Bae is interested in the far-reaching social and political impact of new communication technologies, with a particular focus on the dynamics of user interaction and information flow in social media platforms. Her program of research explores how the flow of news and information becomes increasingly ingrained in existing social relationships, and how it shapes our attitudes, behaviors, and relation to one another. 


Ph.D., University of Michigan

Courses Taught: 

COMM310 Social Influence and Persuasion

COMM491 Social Media and Political Communication

COMM494 News and Public Opinion 

COMM621 Quantitative Research Methods