Dr. Minhee Choi

Assistant Professor, Public Relations
choim10@vcu.edu
(804) 828-2660

Ph.D. University of South Carolina
M.F.A. Sogang University
B.A. Sogang University

Office: 2208H

Dr. Minhee Choi is an assistant professor at the Richard T. Robertson School of Media and Culture. Her current research focuses on probing the effects of advocacy messages and communication strategies related to controversial social issues in social media on individuals’ perceptions, attitudes, and behaviors. She regularly presents her work at national and international conferences, such as the International Communications Association (ICA) conference, the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC), and PRSA International Conference. Her work has been published in International Journal of Communication, Journal of Applied Communication Research, Newspaper Research Journal, Journalism and Mass Communication Educator, and Corporate Communications. She was the co-recipient of Arthur W. Page Center for Integrity in Public Communication Legacy Scholar Grant. She won the first-place Promising Professor Award from AEJMC as a graduate student.

Her professional experience includes nonprofit public relations. Before academia, She worked internationally with People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) and Korea University Business School.