School of Journalism and Communication, CUHK - GAN, Chen

GAN, Chen

GAN, Chen, Ph.D. Candidate

University Attended:

B.A. in Broadcasting and Television Journalism, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China

M.A. in Journalism, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China

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Research Interests:

Health communication, Cultural study, Rhetoric

Refereed Journal Article:

Zhang Zhian & Gan Chen (2014). A Case Study on Chinese Journalism’s Collective Memory: History Told by the Journalism and on the Journalism. journalism and communication,2014(01), [CSSCI]


Book Chapter:

Li Yanhong & Gan Chen (2013). Tibetan representation in Life (1936-2000). Tibet in western imagination:its visual representation in National Geographic and Life over the past century. In publication contact


Conference Paper Presentation:

Gan, C. & Lee, F.L.F. (2017). Social media use, political affect, and participation among university students in urban China. Association (ICA) 67th Annual Conference, San Diego, USA, May 25-29, 2017.

Chen, H. T. & Gan, C. (2017). Fear of Isolation, Willingness to Self-Censor, and Refrain from Expression on Social Media: The Moderating Role of Network Characteristics. Association (ICA) 67th Annual Conference, San Diego, USA, May 25-29, 2017.

Chen, H. T., Gan, C., & Sun, P. (2016). How Does Political Satire Influence Political Participation? Examining the Factors of Exposure to Pro-and Counter-Attitudinal Political Views, Anger, and Personal Issue Importance. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC) Annual Conference, Minneapolis, USA, August 4-7, 2016.

Gan, C, So, Y.K.C., Ao, S, Wang, C.F., & Hu, A. (2016). The state of new media research in Asia: A review and comparison. International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR) Conference, Leicester, United Kingdom, July 27-31, 2016.

Chen, H. T., Sun, P., & Gan, C. (2015). Far from Reach But Near at Hand: The Role of Social Media for Cross-National Mobilization in the Sunflower Social Movement in Taiwan. International Communication Association (ICA) 65th Annual Conference, San Juan, Puerto Rico, May 21-25, 2015.

Gan, C. & Li, Y. (2013). The Production of Biased News: A Rhetoric Perspective. The 8th Chinese Health Communication Conference, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, October 16, 2013.