Promoted to Associate Professor
Brian Lamb School of Communication
Seungyoon Lee received her Ph.D. in Communication from the Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism at the University of Southern California in 2008. Her research interest focuses on the evolution of communication, knowledge, and collaboration networks in and across organizations over time. Her current emphasis is on applying theories of socio-cultural evolution to complex forms of networks including multiplex and multimodal networks. Her ongoing projects examine the evolution of creative interaction and social ties in project teams; the role of network ties among people and organizations in disaster recovery; and the determinants and outcomes of multiplex ties in various settings.
Professor Lee’s work has been published in journals including Journal of Communication, Communication Research, Management Communication Quarterly, Journal of Health Communication, and International Journal of Information Management. She received the 2009 W. Charles Redding Dissertation Award from the Organizational Communication Division of the International Communication Association. She teaches courses on social network analysis, organizational communication, and research methods and statistics.