Jeong Yeob Han

Assistant Professor, University of Georgia

Jeong Yeob Han, Ph.D. is an assistant professor and graduate coordinator in the Grady College’s Department of Telecommunications at the University of Georgia and also an affiliated faculty member of the UGA’s Institute for Behavioral Research, Center for Health and Risk Communication, and Obesity Initiative. His research focuses on (a) antecedents and consequences of engagement with various eHealth initiatives, (b) transaction logfile analysis, a unique method to probe interaction between human and interactive healthcare systems, and (c) message expression and reception effects, particularly within social media tools. His research has been published in leading communication, psychology, and public health journals, including Health Communication, Health Education Research, Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media, Journal of Communication, Journal of Health Communication, Journal of Health Psychology, and Psycho-Oncology.