Carolyn Mae Kim, Ph.D.

Photo of Carolyn Mae Kim, Ph.D. Kim, Ph.D., is an award-winning scholar, educator and PR professional. She currently serves as the Director for the public relations program and as an associate professor at Biola University. During her time at Biola, she designed and launched the PR major, rebuilt the PRSSA Chapter, and created a nationally affiliated student-run PR firm.  With a decade of public relations experience, her professional expertise includes working with global charities and national non-profits, developing creative PR and marketing campaigns.  Dr. Kim is also the Chief Research Editor for the Institute for Public Relation’s Digital Media Research Center. As an Accredited Public Relations (APR) professional, she is a speaker who regularly addresses audiences on the topics of social media, credibility, digital communication, and public relations pedagogy.