Dr Benjamin Loh Yew Hoong


Academic Qualification

  • Doctor of Philosophy, NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE, Singapore
  • Master of Arts (Media Studies), THE OHIO UNIVERSITY, United States
  • Master of Arts (Southeast Asian Studies), THE OHIO UNIVERSITY, United States
  • Bachelor of Computer Science (Software Engineering), UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA, Malaysia

Professional Qualification

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Areas of Expertise

  • Social Sciences, Media And Communications, Media studies

Research Interest

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Publications

2021
  • Malaysia cannot hope to overcome Covid-19 without a plan, South China Morning Post - Digital Media
  • The unfolding Malaysian vaccine anxiety, Malaysiakini - Digital Media
  • Holding power to account on custodial deaths, Malaysiakini - Digital Media
  • The right to cyberbully?, Malaysiakini - Digital Media
  • In defence of political satire, Malaysiakini - Digital Media
2020
  • Sabah State Elections: Sentiments and political warfare on social media, ISEAS Perspective - Digital Media
2019
  • Do you have a link? : The effects of piracy and online streaming services on the sharing practices of television content (SCOPUS-Indexed), SEARCH Journal of Media and Communication Research - Article in Journals
2017
  • The temporal window: explicit representation of future actions in improvisational performances - Article in Proceeding

Research

  • Developing a Core-Peripheral Social Media Network Theory,  Project Leader2019 to 2022, National

Awards and Stewardship

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Paper Presented

  • I don t know and I don t care : Examining the differences in the internal negotiation of self-responsibility among overseas Chinese in Singapore and Malaysia, Graduate Seminar series: I don t know and I don t care : Examining the differences in the internal negotiation of self-responsibility among overseas Chinese in Singapore and Malaysia" (Public talk), INVITED SPEAKER , 19/10/2018 to 19/10/2018
  • Enjoying watching scum die : Online observations on desires for violent retribution through the Malaysian death penalty, Research Seminar Series (1/2019) (Public talk), INVITED SPEAKER , 19/02/2019 to 19/02/2019
  • Us and them: Exploring the digital spaces of Orang Asli communities and their representations in news media, Public talk: Us and them: Exploring the digital spaces of Orang Asli communities and their representations in news media (Public Talk), INVITED SPEAKER , 18/05/2019 to 18/05/2019
  • MMORPGs in Malaysia The global-local nexus, Southeast Conference Association of Asian Studies 2013 (CONFERENCE), ORAL PRESENTER , 18/01/2013 to 20/01/2013
  • Malaysian MMORPG communities reinforcing Malaysian identities, Southeast Asian Studies Symposium 2014 (CONFERENCE), ORAL PRESENTER , 22/03/2014 to 23/03/2014
  • Thought tanks: An overview of Malaysian think tank methodology and its influences on public deliberation and echo chambers, 6th International SEARCH Conference 2019 (CONFERENCE), ORAL PRESENTER , 27/06/2019 to 28/06/2019
  • Piracy is normal: A cognitive dissonance model of piracy in developing countries, The 66th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association (CONFERENCE), ORAL PRESENTER , 09/06/2016 to 13/06/2016
  • The temporal window: Explicit representations of future actions in improvisational performances, , ACM SIGCHI Conference on Creativity and Cognition (CONFERENCE), ORAL PRESENTER , 27/06/2017 to 30/06/2017