Dam Hee Kim, assistant professor of communication at the University of Arizona, teaches courses on communication technology theory and mass media effects. Her research focuses on the social, political and economic implications of individuals’ engagement with news and entertainment content in the evolving media environment.
The 2016 U.S. election was a wake-up call about the dangers of political misinformation on social media. With two more election cycles rife with misinformation under their belts, social media companies have experience identifying and countering misinformation. However, the nature of the threat misinformation poses to society continues to shift in form and targets. The […]