Wenhong Chen

Assistant Professor

Wenhong Chen

Dr. Wenhong Chen (wenhong.chen@austin.utexas.edu) is an assistant professor in the Department of Radio-TV-Film and the Department of Sociology (by courtesy) at University of Texas at Austin. She earned her PhD in Sociology from the University of Toronto and was a SSHRC postdoctoral research fellow at Duke University. Her research has focused on the social implications of digital media and communication technologies in entrepreneurial, organizational and multiethnic settings, supported by the Pew Internet and American Life Project, the Ford Foundation, the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, the Foundation of Science and Technology of Portugal, Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada, Advanced Micro Devices, Bell Canada, and the City of Austin. Dr. Chen’s work has been published in top-tier journals in the fields of communication and media studies, management, and sociology. Her research has received awards from Academy of Management, American Sociological Association, International Communication Association, and International Association of Chinese Management Research.

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