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Department of Media and Communication Center for Communication Research

Wenting YU 余文婷

Ph.D. Student

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Office: M5102
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Email: wentingyu3-c@my.cityu.edu.hk
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Research Interests

  • Political communication
  • Social media use
  • Misinformation and its countering

Publications

  • Dai, Y., Yu, W., Shen, F. (2021). The Effects of Message Order and Debiasing Information in Misinformation Correction. International Journal of Communication (in press).
  • Yu, W. (2021). News portrayals of child sexual abuse in China: Changes from 2010 to 2019. Journal of Child Sexual Abuse (in press).
  • Min, C., Shen, F., & Yu, W. (2021). Removing Incivility from Google: What determines the number of government content take-down requests?. Government Information Quarterly, 38(1), 101542.
  • Min, C., Shen, F., Yu, W., & Chu, Y. (2020). The relationship between government trust and preventive behaviors during the COVID-19 pandemic in China: Exploring the roles of knowledge and negative emotion. Preventive Medicine, 141, 106288.

SELECTED CONFERENCE PAPER

  • Yu, W., & Shen, F. (2020). Internet, Political Engagement and Privacy Protection. Paper presented at the 70th Annual Conference of International Communication Association, May 21-25, Gold Coast, Australia.
  • Dai, Y., Yu, W., Shen, F.(2020). Correcting Misinformation vs. Inoculating Against it: An Experimental Test Based on Memory Theories, Paper presented at the 70th ICA Conference, May 21-25, Gold Coast, Australia.
  • Yu, W., & Shen, F. (2019). Governance on social media data: Government vs. internet company. Paper presented at the 69th Annual International Communication Association Conference, May 24-28, Washington DC, US.
  • Min, C., Shen, F. & Yu, W. (2019). Removing incivility from Google: Exploring the determinants of government takedown requests across societies. Paper presented at the 69th Annual International Communication Association Conference, May 24-28, Washington DC, US.
  • Yu, W. (2018). Understanding online privacy concern within political context. Paper presented at the 71st WAPOR Annual Conference, June 27-30, 2018, Marrakesh, Morocco.

ACADEMIC TALK

  • Why do we trust Fake news? A talk at Chinese Journalism Workshop at City University of Hong Kong, February 2019.

Awards

  • Survey Competition Winner, Hong Kong Election Study (HKES), 2019
  • Best Student Paper,  11th Postgraduate Symposium of the Chinese Journalism and Communication Consortium at Fudan University in Shanghai, 2019

EDUCATION

  • CITY UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG Sep 2017 -
    Department of Media and Communication, PhD
  • JINAN UNIVERSITY, GUANGZHOU Sep 2013 - June 2017
    College of Journalism and Communication, Bachelor
    Major in News Broadcasting
  • JINAN UNIVERSITY, GUANGZHOU Sep 2013 - June 2017
    College of Economics, Bachelor
    Minor in Economics