Our grad students have great success in publishing in highly
ranked communication journals. You can see our students regularly
publish with our full-time faculty -- a testament to the
collaborative, supportive environment we have created at UB.
Allen Catellier, J. R. & Yang, Z. J. (2012). Trust and affect: How do they impact risk information seeking in a health context? Journal of Risk Research, 15(8), 897-911. doi: 10.1080/13669877.2012.686048
Allen Catellier, J. R. & Yang, Z. J. (2013). The role of affect in the decision to exercise: Does being happy lead to a more active lifestyle? Psychology of Sport & Exercise, 14, 275-282. doi: 10.1016/j.psychsport.2012.11.006
Bolkan, S., Griffin, D. J., & Holmgren, J. L, & Hickson, M. III. (2012). Prolific scholarship in communication studies: Five years in review. Communication Education, 61, 380-394.
Chen, Y., & Feeley, T. H. (in press). Numeracy, information-seeking and self-efficacy in managing health: An analysis using the 2007 Health Information National Trends Survey (HINTS). Health Communication.
Chen, Y., & Feeley, T. H. (2012). Enacted support and well-being: A test of the mediating role of perceived control. Communication Studies, 63(5), 608-625. doi: 10.1080/10510974.2012.674619
Chen, Y., & Feeley, T. H. (2013). Social support, social strain, loneliness and well-being among older adults: An analysis of the Health and Retirement Study. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships. Epub ahead of print 31 May 2013. doi: 10.1177/0265407513488728 (An earlier version of this article received Top Paper Award from the Health Communication Division of the 2012 Conference of the International Communication Association.)
Chun, H., Lee, H., & Kim, D. J. (2012). The Integrated Model of smartphone adoption: Hedonic and Utilitarian value perceptions of smartphones among Korean college students. Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, 15(9), 473-9.
Claes, N., Hurley, C., & Stefanone, M. A. (2012). Do me a solid? Information asymmetry, liking, and compliance gaining online. IEEE: In Hawai'i International Conference on Systems Science. Vol. 45, 4417-4426.
Egnoto, M. J., Sirianni, J. M., Ortega, C. R., & Stefanone, M. A., (In press). Death on the digital landscape: A preliminary investigation into the grief process and motivations behind participation in the online memoriam. Journal of Death and Dying.
Egnoto, M.J., Svetieva, E., Vishwanath, A., & Ortega, C. R. (2013). Emergency Communication during a crisis within a university: Analysis of an active shooter scenario. Journal of Homeland Security and Emergency Management, 10, 1-21.
Evans, C., & Woelfel, J. D. (2012). Representation of complex cognitive pattern stratification. In 2011 at Sunbelt XXXI, INSNA Social Networking Conference, St. Pete Beach, FL. (pp. 17). St. Pete, FL: INSNA.
Feeley, T. H., & Chen, Y. (in press). An Introduction to Health Communication. In B. Reynolds (Ed.), Principles of Communication (pp. 181-188). Hayden-McNeil Publishing, Plymouth, MI.
Frank, M., & Svetieva, E. (2012). Lies worth catching involve both emotion and cognition. Journal of Applied Research in Memory and Cognition, 1, 131-133.
Frank, M. G., Maroulis, A., & Griffin, D. J. (2012). The voice. In Matsumoto, D., Frank, M. G., Hwang, H. S. (Eds.), Nonverbal communication: Science and applications (pp. 53 – 74). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
Frank, M. G., & Svetieva, E. (2013). The role of nonverbal behavior in detecting and telling lies. In J. Hall and M. L. Knapp (Eds.) Handbook of Nonverbal Communication. New York: Mouton de Gruyter.
Frank, M. G. & Svetieva, E. (2012). Deception. In M. G. Frank H. S. Hwang and D. Matsumoto (Eds). Nonverbal communication: Science and applications. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
Hamilton, A. E. (In press). Development of environmentally friendly messages to promote longer durations of breastfeeding for already breastfeeding mothers. Forthcoming, Health Communication.
Karras, E., & Rintamaki, L. (2012). An examination of online health information seeking by Deaf people. Health Communication, 27, 194-204.
Karras, E., Rintamaki, L. S., & Quagliata, A. (in press). Health information avoidance by Deaf people within and across health contexts. Health Communication.
Khalil, G. E. (2012). When losing means winning: The impact of conflict in a digital game on young adults' intentions to get protected from cancer. Games for Health: Research, Development, and Clinical Applications, 1(4), 279-286.
Lee, H., & Woelfel, J. D. (2012). Self, information topics of interest, and information seeking media use among Korean young adults. Communication and Science, 19.
Lovejoy, K., Catellier, J., Evans, C., Lohiser, A., & Chiu, I-H. (2013). Exploring individuals' social value orientation and decisions in a Prisoner's Dilemma. Communication & Science Journal, 2013Jan4.
Lovejoy, K., & Saxton, G. D. (2012). Information, community, and action: How nonprofit organizations use social media. Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication, 17, 337-353.
Lovejoy, K., Waters, R. D., & Saxton, G. D. (2012). Engaging stakeholders through Twitter: How nonprofit organizations are getting more out of 140 characters or less. Public Relations Review, 38, 313-318.
Matsumoto, D., Frank, M., & Hwang, H. (2012). Nonverbal Communication: Science and Applications. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
Matsumoto, D., Hwang, H., & Frank, M. (2012). The role of emotion in predicting violence. FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin, 81, 1-11.
Rui, J.R., & Stefanone, M.A. (2013). Strategic
self-presentation online: A cross-cultural study. Computers in
Human Behavior, 29(1), 110-118. doi:
Rui, J.R., Chen, Y., & Damiano, A. (In press). Health organizations providing and seeking social support: A Twitter-based content analysis. Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking. Available online ahead of print. doi:10.1089/cyber.2012.0350.
Rui, J.R., & Stefanone, M.A. (2013). Strategic management of other-provided information online: Personality and network variables. Proceedings of the 46 Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS, 2013), Maui, HI. January 7-10, 2013, Computer Society Press. pp. 3941-3950. doi: 10.1109/HICSS.2013.500. *Nominated for Best Paper Award, Organizational Systems and Technology Track; Communication and Social Networks minitrack.
Rui, J.R., & Stefanone, M.A. (2013). Strategic image
management online: Self-presentation, self-esteem, and social
network perspectives. Forthcoming in Information, Communication,
and Society. doi: 10.1080/1369118X.2013.763834.
Sirianni, J. M. & Vishwanath, A. (2012). Sexually explicit user-generated content: Exploring motivations and behaviors using social cognitive theory. Cyberpsychology: Journal of Psychosocial Research on Cyberspace.
Stefanone, M. A., Hurley, C. M., & Yang, Z. (2013).
Antecedents of online information seeking. Information,
Communication & Society, 16(1), 61-81.
Stefanone, M. A., Kwon, K., & Lackaff, D. (2012). Exploring the relationship between perceptions of social capital and enacted support online. Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication, 17, 451-466.
Vishwanath, A., Egnoto, M. J., Ortega, C. R. (2012). A retrospective analysis of Common Method Variance in communication research. Communication & Science Journal, 2012 Sep.
Yang, Z. J., Kahlor, L., & Griffin, D. J. (in press). I share, therefore I am: A U.S. – China comparison of college students’ motivations to share information about climate change. Human Communication Research.
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