Jasmine Wu

Graduate Student Researcher

OfficeFrances Searle Building 1-459C

Emailjasminewu@u.northwestern.edu

Research Interests: Organizational communication; network activation and mobilization; scientific collaboration

Y. Jasmine Wu is a second-year Ph.D. student in Media, Technology, and Society. She graduated from Cornell University with a B.S. in Information Science and Communication. Jasmine applies advanced computational tools to understand team processes in both academic and organizational settings to further improve management and team performance. At SONIC, she is working on Enterprise Social Media, Safe Bets and Risky Propositions, and Science of Team Science.

Education

B.S., Information Science, Communication, Cornell University

Publications and Conferences 

Wu, Y. J., Srinivas, A., Antone, B., DeChurch, L. A., & Contractor, N. S. (2021, January 29). Social network churn within and between teams in times of COVID-19. Presented at the Third North American Social Networks Conference (NASN).

Wu, Y. J., Antone, B., Chan, C., Leonardi, P., DeChurch, L. A., & Contractor, N. S. (2020, Sep).  Status difference and network mobilization in organizations in times of COVID-19. Poster presented at the Organizational Communication Mini-Conference (OCMC).

Lungeanu, A., Whalen, R., Wu, Y. J., DeChurch, L. A., & Contractor, N. S. (2020, Jul). Text and network: Mapping changes in the expertise diversity of patent teams. Presented at the Virtual Sunbelt Conference of the International Network for Social Network Analysis (INSNA).

Lungeanu, A., Whalen, R., Wu, Y. J., DeChurch, L. A., & Contractor, N. S. (2020, Jun). Mapping changes in the expertise diversity of patent teams over the past four decades. Presented at the 11th Annual International Science of Team Science (SciTS) Virtual Conference.

Wu, Y. J. (2020, May). Leveraging co-authorship network to understand research performance in Communication. Paper presented at the 70th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association, Gold Coast, Australia. Top Student Paper Award, Communication and Technology Division.

Wu, Y. J., Chan, C., Jin, C, McLeod, P., & Williams, M. (2019, Sep). Effects of avatar gender on negotiation in an immersive virtual environment. Paper presented at the 105th Annual Conference of the National Communication Association, Baltimore, MD. Top Student Paper Award, Group Communication Division.

Wu, Y. J., Chan, C., Jin, C, McLeod, P., & Williams, M. (2018, May). Extended Abstract: Effects of avatar gender on negotiation strategy and outcomes in an immersive virtual environment. Presented at the 68th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association, Prague, Czech Republic.

Manuscript Under Review

Wu, Y. J., Srinivas, A., Antone, B., DeChurch, L. A., & Contractor, N. S. (Under Review). Teaming in times of COVID-19: Creating, dissolving, and reactivating ties in response to a crisis. 

Lungeanu, A., Whalen, R., Wu, Y. J., DeChurch, L. A., & Contractor, N. S. (Under Review). Text, networks, and innovation: Mapping changes in research expertise diversity.