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Dr. Jaehyeon Jeong is an Assistant Professor (Lecturer) at The University of Utah Asia Campus. Previously, he taught in the Klein College of Media and Communication at Temple University, where he received his Ph.D in Mass Media and Communication. He obtained his bachelor’s degree in Anthropology from Seoul National University and master’s degrees in Visual Communication and in Media, Culture, and Communication from Yonsei University and New York University, respectively. Dr. Jeong’s broad research program stands at the intersection of critical cultural studies, media industry studies, and global communication. He has published multiple peer-reviewed journal articles, monographs, edited book, book chapters, and online essays on Korean television, media globalization, diasporic identity, food and nationalism, comics industry/culture, etc. Dr. Jeong is teaching Kickstart to Communication, Principles of Visual Communication, Video Production I, and Globalization and Media at the University of Utah Asia Campus.