Yanqin Lu, PH.D.


Position: Assistant Professor, Media Production and Studies
Phone: 419-372-2405
Email: ylu@bgsu.edu
Address: 409 Kuhlin Center

Yanqin Lu received his Ph.D. from Indiana University. His primary  teaching interest is in communication technology, with an emphasis on social media.

His research examines political communication processes in the changing media environment. Specifically, he is interested in how emerging media use influences people's political attitudes, as well as their engagement in politics. He has published articles in refereed journals such as New Media & Society, Journal of Media Psychology, International Journal of Communication, and Computers in Human Behavior.