College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Hong Tien Vu

School of Journalism and Mass Communications - Journalism
Assistant Professor
Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin, School of Journalism, Moody College of Communications
Primary office:
Stauffer-Flint Hall
Room 207D
University of Kansas
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Lawrence, Kansas 66045

International communication, development communication and changes in newsroom practices amid the rise of technological innovations


Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin, School of Journalism, Moody College of Communications

M.S., University of Kansas, William Allen White School of Journalism and Mass Communications

Bachelors, Linguistics, Hanoi National University

Research Interests

  • International Communication
  • New media
  • Development Communication

Selected Publications

Vu, H. T, Lee, T. T, Duong, H. T, & Barnett, B. A (in press). Gendering leadership in Vietnamese media: A role congruity study on news content and journalists’ perception of female and male leaders
. Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly.

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CEAS offers an M.A. program in Contemporary East Asian Studies.This interdisciplinary degree focused on 20th and 21st century East Asia provides students with in-depth interdisciplinary knowledge of a selected East Asian country (China, Korea, Japan); a broad knowledge of modern East Asia; and social science research skills and methods appropriate to international area studies. Read more about the CEAS M.A. Program, or contact Ayako Mizumura, CEAS Assistant Director, at or 785-864-1478.

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