Global MIL Week 2019 Feature Conference
Researcher, Seoul National University
Soeun Yang is a PhD candidate in Communication Studies at Seoul National University. Her research has focused on youth's participatory media use and its impact on their civic development. Her research interest developed from her experience as a middle social studies teacher since 2008, where she observed influences of digital media on adolescents’ socialization. She is interested in how media literacy plays a critical role in balancing online risks and opportunities, and is currently working on instructional plans and offline and online educational programs to promote media literacy.