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Associate researchers


Min Sung Kim 

Research Institute for Information and Culture,School of Media and Communication, Korea University

Interests  Personal information, Media law and policy,
              Media industry

Degree     Ph.D.



Min Sung Kim received her B.A in Law from Korea University. She received her M.A and Ph.D in Media and Communication from Korea University. She also obtained her LL.M degree from Maurer School of Law at Indiana University. She previously served as a research professor of School of Media and Communication at Korea University, and as a consultant of the World Bank. 

Main research area

Her research interests include evolving media industry ecosystem, related laws and policies that provide standards for business and protect users, and changes in users' media consumption. In particular, her research focus is on the value of data and the risk of invasion of personal information or privacy.


  1. Kim, M. S., Jung, Y., & Kim, J. (2021). A study on factors affecting privacy risk tolerance to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in South Korea. Business Horizons, 64(6), 735-741.

  2. Kim, M. S., & Kim, S. (2018). Factors influencing willingness to provide personal information for personalized recommendations. Computers in Human Behavior, 88, 143-152.

  3. Kim, M. S., Kim, E., Hwang, S., Kim, J., & Kim, S. (2017). Willingness to pay for over-the-top services in China and Korea. Telecommunications Policy, 41(3), 197-207.

  4. 김정환, 김민성 (2022). 차량용 인포테인먼트 시스템 이용에 영향을 미치는 요인 분석: 이중 계산 모형을 중심으로. 한국디지털콘텐츠학회논문지, 23(5), 953-963.

  5. 김민성, 김성철, 김형지, 김정환 (2022). 모바일 콘텐츠 간 경쟁관계 분석: 콘텐츠 소비 맥락을 중심으로. 한국디지털콘텐츠학회 논문지, 23(3), 433-442.

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