Color photograph of a woman with shoulder length brown hair wearing a dark blue long sleeved top.

Hyunjin Seo

Fall 2022
Journalism and Mass Communications

Hyunjin Seo is Oscar Stauffer Professor and Associate Dean for Research and Faculty Development in the School of Journalism and Mass Communications, as well as founding director of the Center for Digital Inclusion. She is also a faculty associate at Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University. Her research examines how social collaborative networks facilitated by digital communication technologies affect social change at local, national, and international levels. She has published over 50 peer-reviewed journal articles in this and other related areas.

As a part of her ARI fellowship with the Spencer Museum, she will work on an interdisciplinary visual art project in collaboration with Joey Orr, Mellon Curator for Research at the Museum, and Sarah Newman, Director of Art and Education at metaLAB at Harvard University. The project is designed to facilitate dialogue around structural barriers and societal biases facing women transitioning from incarceration.