梁靖雯 博士
Dr. LIANG, Jingwen
Assistant Professor

Dr. LIANG, Jingwen received her Ph.D. in Communication from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Her research focuses on media effects and media psychology, especially on information processing, intergroup communication, social judgment, social identity, and psychological well-being. 

Courses Taught

Statistics for Journalism
Mass Communication Theories
Technological Change and Human Communication
Communication Research Methods

Area of Interests

New media adoption and psychological well-being
Media effects on attitudes and ideologies
Information processing
social judgment and decision-making
Intergroup communication and social identity

Publications

Journal Articles

Liang, J., & Leung, L. (2018). Comparing smartphone addiction: The prevalence, predictors, and negative consequences in Hong Kong and mainland China. Journal of Social Media in Society, 7(2), 297–322. Retrieved from http://thejsms.org/index.php/TSMRI/article/view/431

Book Chapters

Leung, L., Liang, J., & Zhang, Y. (2017). Media addiction. In P. R¨ossler, C.A. Hoffner, & L. van Zoonen (Eds.), The international encyclopedia of media effects. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. doi:10.1002/9781118783764.wbieme0173
Leung, L., & Liang, J. (2015). Mobile phone addiction. In Z. Yan (Ed.), Encyclopedia of mobile phone behavior (pp. 640–647). Hershey, PA: IGI Global.
Leung, L., Liang, J., & Zhao, M. (2014). Xinmeiti yu qingshaonian yanjiu [New media and youth studies]. In J. Hong (Ed.), Chuanboxue xin qushi [New trends in communication studies] (pp. 433–458). Beijing, China: Tsinghua University Press

Conferences Attended and Papers Delivered

Liang, J. (2018). Mediated feeling toward a foreign country: Investigating the effects of media reception on mainland Chinese individuals’ stereotypes and emotions toward the United States. Paper presented at the annual conference of the International Communication Association, Prague, Czech Republic.
Communication Association, Prague, Czech Republic. Leung, L., & Liang, J. (2016b). Psychological traits, addiction symptoms, and Smartphone feature usage as predictors of problematic smartphone use among university students in China. Paper presented at the annual conference of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, Minneapolis, the United States.
Liang, J. (2014a). Collective memory and imagination: Multi-layered perception of urbanization in a southern china village. Paper presented at the 10th Crossroads in Cultural Studies Conference, Tampere, Finland.
Liang, J. (2014b). Spring festival galas in transformation era: A comparison of entertainment programs in mainland China. Paper presented at the annual conference of the International Communication Association, Seattle, the United States.
Cheng, Y., & Liang, J. (2012). SNS use on mobile devices: An examination of gratifications, civic attitudes and engagement in China. Paper presented at the annual conference of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, Chicago, the United States.