Assistant Professor


WCB 3021


(305) 284-2539


Dr. Yeunjae Lee is an assistant professor in public relations and strategic communication. Her research interests include employee communication, internal issue management, corporate communication, relationship management, and public behaviors. Dr. Lee’s research has been published in the Journal of Communication Management, Corporate Communications: An International Journal, Journal of Business Research, International Journal of Business Communication, Health Communication, and Place Branding and Public Diplomacy and in several book chapters. Dr. Lee also has won top paper awards at conferences including Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC), National Communication Association (NCA), and International Public Relations Research Conference (IPRRC). She is the recipient of James E. Grunig and Larissa A. Grunig Outstanding Thesis Award, Ross Fellowship, and Charles H. Stewart Fellowship.


Ph.D. Purdue University, Communication, 2018
M.A. Purdue University, Communication, 2016
B.A. Ewha Womans University, South Korea, International Office Administration, 2014