Sunny (Wonsun) Kim is a Ph.D student in the health and strategic communication program in the Department of Communication at George Mason University in Fairfax, Va., where she is also an instructor and a teaching assistant. Shecompleted her MA in Intercultural Communication at Michigan State University (MSU), where her thesis investigated positive and negative instructor feedback: Korean and American student's expectations and responses.
Her main interest research area is health communication. Her current research focuses on exploring health disparities for immigrants in terms of information seeking and also exploring nursing workplace environment/communication and outcomes. Her graduate work has been presented at numerous conferences, including the National Communication Association and International Communication Association conferences, and also has been published in several journals.