Lin Tsui-Chuan (Trisha)

Years of Stay at HYI

Aug 2022 to May 2023

University Affiliation (Current)

Trisha Tsui-Chuan Lin is Professor of College of Communication, National Chengchi University (NCCU), Taiwan. She was the Associate Dean at College of Communication (Director of Master’s and Doctoral Program in Mass Communication) as well as the Chair of Department of Radio & Television, NCCU. Her recent research projects engage in impacts of socialbots, deepfakes and data innovations on politics, elections and public health. Trisha is a mixed method researcher specializing in Asian new media domain. Her research interests include media innovations, user study and social impact, human-machine interaction, and health communication. Dr. Lin has produced hundreds of new media-related journal articles, book chapters, research reports, and peer-reviewed conference papers. Besides the steering committee of the Chinese Communication Association, she has served on the editorial board of several prestigious communication journals such as Human Communication Research, Digital Journalism, Telecommunications Policy, and Asian Journal of Communication. During her stay at the Harvard-Yenching Institute, she will be conducting research on infodemic crisis that investigates the complex relationships among health misinformation, digital literacy and trust in the United States and Taiwan.

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