Faculty Profile for Dr. Seoyoun Kim

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Dr. Seoyoun Kim
Associate Professor — Sociology
UAC 449
phone: (512) 245-2113

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Watt, T. T., Ceballos, N. A., Kim, S., Pan, X., & Sharma, S. (2019). The unique nature of depression and anxiety among college students with adverse childhood experiences. Journal of Child and Adolescent Trauma, 13(2). https://doi.org/doi: 10.1007/s40653-019-00270-4
  • Kim, S., Watt, T. T., Ceballos, N. A., & Sharma, S. (2019). Adverse childhood experiences and neuroinflammatory biomarkers: the role of sex differences. Stress and Health, 35(4), 432–440. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1002/smi.2871
  • Chee, K. H., Kim, S., & Gerhart, O. (2022). It Could be Anything You Want!: Vital Involvement of Persons with Dementia in Creative Group Storytelling. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1093/geroni/igac059.1486
  • Kim, S., Yoon, H. W., Morton, P., & Jang, Y. (2022). Longitudinal links between behavioral activation coping strategies and depressive symptoms of U.S. adults living alone during the COVID-19 pandemic. Plos One, 17(5), e0267948. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0267948
  • Yoon, H., Jang, Y., Kim, S., Speasmaker, A., & Nam, I. (2021). Trends in Internet use among older adults in the United States, 2011-2016. Journal of Applied Gerontology, 40(5), 466–470. https://doi.org/10.1177/0733464820908427

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: 2020 College of Liberal Arts Achievement Award, Texas State University. August 2020
  • Award / Honor Recipient: 2020 Innovative Research on Aging Awards, Mather Research Foundation. July 2020
  • Award / Honor Nominee: 2019 Presidential Award in Service, Texas State University. 2019
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Certificate of excellence awards, Office of interdisciplinary graduate program, Purdue University. January 1, 2014
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Certificate of excellence awards, Office of interdisciplinary graduate program, Purdue University. January 1, 2013

Selected Grants

  • Chee, Kyong H (Principal), Gerhart, Olga S (Co-Principal), Kim, Seoyoun (Co-Principal). Storytelling, Generativity, and Well-Being among Persons Living with Dementia, Texas State University, $17991. (Funded: July 1, 2018 - December 31, 2019). Grant.
  • Kim, Seoyoun. Volunteering, Genetic Risk for Cardiovascular Disease, and Cardiovascular Health, Texas State University, $6943. (Submitted: October 2022, Funded: January 2023 - Present). Grant.
  • Kim, Seoyoun. Developmental Leave Supplemental Award, Texas State University, $20000. (Funded: August 2022 - March 2023). Grant.
  • Watt, Toni Terling (Principal), Ceballos, Natalie A (Co-Principal), Kim, Seoyoun (Co-Principal), Pan, Xi (Co-Principal). Multi-disciplinary Internal Research Grant, Texas State University, Texas State University, $20000. (Funded: September 2017 - August 2018). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Reviewer / Referee
Journal of Aging and Mental Health
Mentorship program for assistant professor (Dr. Beatriz Aldana Marquez)
Department of Sociology Mentorship
August 2021-Present
Editorial Review Board Member
Plos One
August 2021-Present
Alliance for Researchers in Aging (ARIA)
MSDA Admissions committee