Narae Kim

Narae Kim

Assistant Professor of Advertising


Narae Kim is an assistant professor of advertising at the Reynolds School of Journalism. Kim’s research focuses on the area of health communication, with an emphasis on underrepresented populations. Specifically, she has been working on developing effective health communication programs to improve Indigenous populations’ health status through collaborative work with Native American tribes. Her recent work has also centered around the psychophysiological processing of mediated health messages and the role of public communication in coping with health problems and public health crises. 


  • Ph.D. in Mass Communication, University of Oklahoma, Gaylord College of Journalism and Mass Communication
  • M.A. in Communication., Yonsei University, Graduate School of Communication and Arts, South Korea
  • B.A. in Journalism and Communication, Dankook University, South Korea