Faculty Profile for Dr. Seokhoon Ahn

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Dr. Seokhoon Ahn
Lecturer — Department of Communication Studies
CENT 205
phone: (512) 245-3139

Biography Section

Teaching Interests

Intercultural Communication, Research Methods, Introduction to Communication Studies.

Research Interests

Intercultural Training, Acculturation, Comparative Cultural Studies, Health Communication

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Graham, S. S., Kessler, M. M., Kim, S.-Y., Ahn, S., & Card, D. (2018). Assessing perspectivalism in patient participation: An evaluation of FDA patient and consumer representative programs. Rhetoric of Health & Medicine, 1(1–2), 58–89. https://doi.org/http://dx.doi.org/10.5744/rhm.2018.1006
  • Kim, S.-Y., Cramer, E. M., Lim, T.-S., Song, H., Ahn, S., Kim, J., … Kim, J. (2018). When a family member is ill: Implications for prosocial behavior across cultures. Journal of Comparative Family Studies, 49(1), 21--44.
  • Kim, S.-Y., Hawkins, J. M., Song, H., Lim, T.-S., Cramer, E. M., Ahn, S., … Ota, H. (2016). Communicating healthy food choice. Asian Communication Research, 13(1), 131--156.
  • Graham, S. S., Card, D. J., Ahn, S., Kim, S.-Y., Kessler, M. M., & Olson, M. K. (2016). Conflicts of interest among patient and consumer representatives to US Food and Drug Administration Drug Advisory Committees. Annals of Internal Medicine, 165(8), 606--607.
  • Kim, S.-Y., Graham, S. S., Ahn, S., Olson, M. K., Card, D. J., … Kessler, M. M. (2016). Correcting biased Cohen’s Kappa in NVivo. Communication Methods and Measures, 10(4), 217--232.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Co-Search Award, Texas State University. September 2018 - Present
  • Award / Honor Nominee: Graduate Student Travel Award, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. 2016
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Conference Travel Award, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. 2015
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Conference Travel Award, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. 2014
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Graduate Student Travel Award, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. 2014

Selected Service Activities

Reviewer / Referee
Central States Communication Association Conference
Volunteer for Graduate School Open House at NCA conference
Texas State University
November 2018-November 2018
Dr. Roseann Mandziuk for NCA 2nd VP Campaign Committee
Texas State University
October 2018-November 2018
Outreach Committee
September 2017-May 2018
Multicultural Resources Center
September 2017-May 2018