Mincheol earned his PhD degree in Communication (Human-Computer Interaction & Media Psychology) at the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications in Syracuse University. He earned his bachelor degree in Media & Communication/Psychology(Dual degree) from SungKyunKwan University, South Korea; and earned his master's degree in Communication Studies from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. His research examines the socio-psychological effects of interactive and immersive media technologies on human cognition, information processing, and behaviors. His research projects have been presented and published in prestigious international academic journals such as International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, Computers in Human Behavior, Cyberpsychology, Social Networking & Behaviors, and Journal of Health Communication.
Mincheol's expertise is in the fields of media psychology and human-computer interaction. He also specializes in experimental methods and advanced statistics.
In the fall semester of 2020, Mincheol is teaching "Research Seminar" for premasters and "Research Skills: Social Media Analytics" for masters.