Young Eun Moon

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Doctoral Student
Office: 312 Allen Hall
Research Interests: Journalism Studies, Comparative political communication, Social media, East Asian Politics & Culture, Gender & Politics


YoungEun Moon is a PhD candidate in School of Journalism & Communication in University of Oregon. Her primary research interest is comparative political communication, journalism studies, and Women & Politics. Specifically, she studies journalistic conventions in South Korean newsroom which brought factionalism, and how different political culture embedded in journalistic writing perpetuate authoritarian regime's vestige. Currently, she serves as the editorial assistant for the Political Communication.


  • M. A., Communication & Media, Ewha Womans[sic] University, Seoul, South Korea
  • B. A., Journalism, Ewha Womans[sic] University, Seoul, South Korea

Honors and Awards:

  • 2021 May Kappa Tau Alpha Honor Society, University of Oregon
  • 2021 Apr Lokey Doctoral Science Fellowship, University of Oregon
  • 2018-2019  P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship
  • 2017  Columbia Scholarship, University of Oregon