We are very proud of the high productivity of our graduate students.
Although our doctoral program took in its first class in 2011 with only five doctoral students, our small band of students have been remarkably prolific writers. As our program has grown, their scholarly output has accelerated quickly.
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Stevens, H. R., Acic, I., & Taylor, L. D. (2021). Uncivil reactions to sexual assault online: Linguistic features of news reports predict discourse incivility. Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking. https://doi.org/10.1089/cyber.2021.0075
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Taylor, L. B., & Cingel, D. P. (2021). Predicting the use of YouTube and content exposure among 10–12-year-old children: Dispositional, developmental, and social factors. Psychology of Popular Media. https://psycnet.apa.org/doi/10.1037/ppm0000368
Taylor, L. D., & Acic, I. (2021). Sports fans and magical thinking: How supernatural thoughts connect fans to teams. International Journal of Sport Communication. https://doi.org/10.1123/ijsc.2021-0046
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Zhang, J., Xue, H., Calabrese, C., Chen, H., & Dang, J. H. (2021). Understanding human papillomavirus vaccine promotions and hesitancy in Northern California through examining public facebook pages and groups. Frontiers in Digital Health, 3. https://doi.org/10.3389/fdgth.2021.683090
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Zimbres, T. M., Bell, R. A., & Taylor L. D. (2019). Effects of public versus media responsibility messages on stigmatization of people with schizophrenia in an American adult sample. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology. Advance online publication.
Cho, J., Ahmed, S., Keum, H., Choi, Y. J., & Lee, J. H. (2018). Influencing myself: Self-reinforcement through online political expression. Communication Research, 45(1), 83-111.
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