Chenyan Jia

Ph.D. Candidate

School of Journalism,

Moody College of Communication 
The University of Texas at Austin



Ph.D. Candidate, The University of Texas at Austin, the United States, 2018 - Current

  • Committee: Iris Chyi (Chair), Tom Johnson, Natalie Stroud, Min Kyung Lee, Wenhong Chen

  • Dissertation topic: Machine Heuristic and Systematic Information Processing: A Dual Processing Model of News Perceptions in the Era of Algorithms

  • Coursework GPA: 3.98 (out of 4)

M.A. in Journalism, Peking University, China, 2018

  • Thesis: The Development of Chinese Automated Journalism                                                                 


B.A. in Journalism, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China, 2016


B.A. in English (Dual Degree), Wuhan University, China, 2016