Pauline Cheong

Pauline Cheong

Hugh Downs School of Communication

Pauline Hope Cheong teaches courses on intercultural communication, new media, computer-mediated communication, viral culture and globalization. Her research focuses on the socio-cultural implications of communication technologies, particularly on the distribution of wealth and opportunity in society. This includes thinking about the mediation of authority and influence, civic participation and community building, with a multidisciplinary, international and multi-media perspective. Her award-winning research has been published in more than 50 papers in journals and books. She is the lead editor of two volumes, a) New Media and Intercultural Communication: Identity, Community and Politics, and b) Digital Religion, Social Media and Culture: Perspectives, Practices and Futures.

Pauline.Cheong@asu.edu