Taegyoon Kim

Taegyoon Kim

Dual-Ph.D. Candidate in Political Science and Social Data Analytics


Education:

  1. M.A. Political Science, Seoul National University
  2. B.A. Political Science and English Literature and Language, Yonsei University

Biography:

My primary research areas center around applying statistical and computational methods (network analysis, text analysis, and machine learning) as well as experiments to achieve a better understanding of the diffusion of political information in online space and how it affects poltical attitude and behavior. I also study politicians’ online communication to understand how public policies are developed and spread within and across state borders.

Research Interests:

Online Political Communication, Social Media and Politics, Information Diffusion, Network Analysis, Text-as-data, Machine Learning, Computational Social Science