Communication | Dr. Yeojin (Julie) Kim

Dr. Yeojin (Julie) Kim


Robert Vance Academic Center 3170400

(860) 832 2691

Office hours:

  • Tuesday:  9:50AM – 10:50AM
  • Wednesday: 10:00AM – 12:00PM
  • Friday:       10:00AM – 12:00PM


B.A. Korea University, French Language and Literature, 2008

B.A. Korea University, Journalism and Mass Communication (Double major), 2008

M.A. Korea University, Communication, 2010

Ph.D. University of Alabama, Communication and Information Sciences, 2015

Teaching Experience

Social Media Research and Big Data

Introduction to Public Relations

Public Relations Cases

Organizational Communication

Areas of Research Interests

New Media

Strategic Communication


Dr. Kim is an associate professor of Communication at Central Connecticut State University. Before coming to CCSU, she graduated with her PhD from the University of Alabama. She grew up in South Korea, where she attended Korea University in Seoul and graduated with her BAs and MA.

Based on her specialty in new media and strategic communication, she is teaching courses such as Introduction to Public Relations, Introduction to Organizational Communication, Cases in Public Relations, and Social Media Research and Big Data.

As of 2016, she has had 16 articles published in peer-reviewed academic journals. She also currently serves as an editorial board member and a reviewer for several academic journals. Her research goal is to seek out new strategic communication models and methods in light of the development of communication technology such as the Internet, social media, and mobile devices.  She loves coffee, traveling, and trying new foods.