Academic Profile

Academic Profile

Asst Prof Poong Oh


Assistant Professor

Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information
College of Humanities, Arts, & Social Sciences

Email: POONGOH@NTU.EDU.SG
Phone: (+65)63168972
Office: WKWSCI 03-06

Education
  • PhD in Communication University of Southern California 2015
  • MA (Communication) University of Southern California 2013
  • MS in Journalism and Mass Communication Iowa State University of Sci. and Tech. 2009
  • MA in Mass Communication Yonsei University 2006
  • BA in Mass Communication Yonsei University 2001
Biography
Poong Oh is an assistant professor of the Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information (WKWSCI). Prior to joining NTU in 2017, he worked as a postdoctoral research fellow at Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania. His research focuses on the evolutionary dynamics of social and collective actions and the roles of communication in it. Also, his research interest lies in advanced data analytic methods, including experimental social science, computational methods, and Bayesian analysis.
Research Interests
The evolution of social and communication networks; Evolutionary game theory; Distributed consensus; Collective decision making; Coordination problems
Current Projects
  • Supplementary Grant
  • The Coevolution of Languages and Communication Networks
Selected Publications
  • Park, M. and Oh, P. (2018). The Second-Order Judgment Problems: The Impacts of Perceived Social Distance on Judgment Making. International Communication Association.
  • Bighash, L., Oh, P., Fulk, J., & Monge, P. (2017). The Value of Questions in Organizing: Reconceptualizing Contributions to Online Public Information Goods. Communication Theory, 28(1), 1-21.

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