Hao Xu

PhD Student (Mass Comm)


Hao Xu (M.A., University of Minnesota) is a PhD student at Hubbard School of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Minnesota. His research spans multiple areas in corporate communications, including corporate social responsibility, corporate social advocacy, and crisis management.

His research has been published in Corporate Communications: An International Journal and presented at several conferences, including International Communication Association (ICA), Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC), and International Public Relations Research Conference (IPRRC).

Prior to pursuing his academic career, Hao worked as a senior executive for Merck & Co.’s communications department.

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