HRCC Faculty Feature December

December 5, 2021 - Ireland

Happy December! Winter is rolling in and so is another HRCC Featured Faculty of the Month! For December our faculty feature is Tai-Quan "Winson" Peng, Ph.D.

Winson Peng is an Associate Professor in the Department of Communication at Michigan State University.

Dr. Peng's current research interests include computational social science, health communication, mobile analytics, and political communication. He is particularly interested in unraveling the structure and dynamics of human communication phenomena with various computational methods (e.g., network and spatial modeling, text mining, temporal and sequential modeling).

His research outputs appeared in top-ranked journals of communication science, information science, public health, and computer science, such as Communication Methods and Measures, Communication Research, New Media & Society, Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication, Journal of Informetrics, JASIST, Scientometrics, AIDS Care, International Journal of Medical Informatics, Journal of Medical Internet Research, ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, and elsewhere. 

He was the co-founder and inaugural chair (2016-2017) of the Computational Methods Division at the International Communication Association. He co-edited two special issues on computational communication research published by Communication Methods and Measures and the Asian Journal of Communication, respectively.


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