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Ms Sun Meicheng

PhD Student (Communication Studies)

Wee Kim Wee School of Communication & Information
Nanyang Technological University
31 Nanyang Link
Singapore 637718

Phone: 67904460
Office: 05-12, WKWSCI

Research, Teaching & Professional Experience

Ms. Sun Meicheng obtained her bachelor’s degree in Philosophy from Nanjing University, China in 2011 and her master’s degree in Advertising from The Chinese University of Hong Kong in 2015. She is currently pursuing her doctoral studies in Communication under the supervision of Dr. Liew Kai Khiun and Dr. Lee Sang Joon. Her research interests include Asian popular culture, fandom, cultural industries and social media.


  • Teaching Assistance for CS2054 Interpersonal Communication, NTU. (Semester 2, AY2016-2017).


Conference papers:

  • Sun, M. (2017 July) Transcultural K-Pop Fandom: How the Chinese K-Pop Fans Experience the K-Pop Concerts in South Korea in the Context of Hallyu 2.0. Paper will be presented at the 7th Inter-Asia Cultural Studies Conference “Worlding: Asia Beyond/After Globalization”, Seoul, South Korea.