Harris Hyunsoo Kim Professor

Department of Sociology

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Harris Hyun-soo Kim is Associate Professor of Sociology at Ewha Womans University. He received his graduate training at Columbia University and the University of Chicago, where he obtained his master’s degree and doctorate, respectively. His main interests are social network/social capital, ethnic enclave, social determinants of health, and civic engagement and political participation. He recently published a paper on immigrant social capital in Social Science Journal, and has papers forthcoming in International Journal of Public Health and Asian Journal of Social Science, which are all indexed by the SSCI. He also has multiple manuscripts currently under review at Social Science & Medicine, Social Science Quarterly, and Sociological Spectrum, among others. His current projects include a sociological analysis of teenage suicide (with Paul Chang of Harvard) and a cross-national study of political participation (with Ari Adut of University of Texas, Austin).
  • Ewha-POSCO Building (Social Sciences) #325
  • 02-3277-4643
  • Research Interests
Research Record
  • Economic precarity and mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic: findings from the census household pulse survey (2020–2021) Sociological Spectrum, 2022, v.42 no.3, 195-216
    SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • Political Trust, Mental Health, and the Coronavirus Pandemic: A Cross-National Study Research on Aging, 2022
    SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • Population density, cosmopolitanism, and undocumented immigrants in the United States Archives Europeennes de Sociologie, 2022, v.63 no.1, 87-129
    SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • Psychological Distress and Political Distrust during a Global Health Crisis: Evidence from a Cross-National Survey Political Studies Review, 2022
    SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • Relational burden, depression, and loneliness among American older adults: an inquiry into the ‘dark side of social capital’ Aging and Mental Health, 2022
    SCIE SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • Social capital, food insecurity, and health outcomes in the US during the COVID-19 pandemic Perspectives in Public Health, 2022
    SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • Societal Violence, National Identification, and Anti-Immigrant Sentiment: A Cross-national Study INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PUBLIC OPINION RESEARCH, 2022, v.34 no.2, edac013
    SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • Ageism, Religiosity, and Wellbeing Among Older Adults: Evidence From the European Social Survey (ESS4) Research on Aging, 2021, v.43 no.44322.0, 214-226
    SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • Doubly disadvantaged? Gender, informal job search, and labor market outcomes among South Korea's immigrant workers MIGRATION STUDIES, 2021, v.9 no.3, 783-807
    SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • Income inequality, emotional anxiety, and self-rated health in times of the coronavirus pandemic: Evidence from a cross-national survey RESEARCH IN SOCIAL STRATIFICATION AND MOBILITY, 2021, v.75, 100640
    SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • Individual and community social capital, mobility restrictions, and psychological distress during the COVID-19 pandemic: a multilevel analysis of a representative US survey* SOCIAL SCIENCE & MEDICINE, 2021, v.287, 114361
    SCIE SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • National pride, social trust, and cultural nativism: Findings from East and Southeast Asia INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INTERCULTURAL RELATIONS, 2021, v.84, 251-263
    SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • Social Isolation and Psychological Distress During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Cross-National Analysis The Gerontologist, 2021, v.61 no.1, 103-113
    SCIE SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • Social distancing attitudes, national context, and health outcomes during the COVID-19 pandemic: Findings from a global survey Preventive Medicine, 2021, v.148, 106544
    SCIE Scopus dColl.
  • Understanding economic and cultural underpinnings of anti-immigrant attitudes: multilevel evidence from the Asian Barometer Survey Wave IV (2014-2016) INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PUBLIC OPINION RESEARCH, 2021, v.33 no.2, 377-397
    SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • Bullying Victimization, School Environment, and Suicide Ideation and Plan: Focusing on Youth in Low- and Middle-Income Countries JOURNAL OF ADOLESCENT HEALTH, 2020, v.66 no.1, 115-122
    SCIE SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • COVID-19 restrictions and mental distress among American adults: evidence from Corona Impact Survey (W1 and W2) Journal of public health (Oxford, England), 2020, v.42 no.4, 704-711
    SCIE SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • Exploring the Association between Suicidality and Smoking Behavior among School-Based Children in Lao People's Democratic Republic (PDR) JOURNAL OF PSYCHOACTIVE DRUGS, 2020, v.52 no.1, 46-55
    SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • Exploring the contingent associations between functional limitations and depressive symptoms across residential context: a multilevel panel data analysis AGING & MENTAL HEALTH, 2020, v.24 no.1, 92-102
    SCIE SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • Impact of an educational program on behavioral changes toward environmental health among laotian students International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 2020, v.17 no.14, 1-11
    SCIE SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • Social capital and job search assistance: A multilevel analysis of East Asian countries International Sociology, 2020, v.35 no.1, 45-69
    SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • The changing value of college education in Korea: Focusing on its heterogeneous wage returns across birth cohorts (1956-1986) KEDI JOURNAL OF EDUCATIONAL POLICY, 2020, v.17 no.2, 273-296
    SSCI Scopus KCI dColl.
  • From virtual space to public space: The role of online political activism in protest participation during the Arab Spring INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE SOCIOLOGY, 2019, v.60 no.6, 409-434
    SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • Outgroup contact, anti-foreigner attitude, and social cohesion in the caucasus: Evidence from a population-based survey Social Sciences, 2019, v.8 no.6, 179
    Scopus dColl.
  • Parental overprotection and youth suicide behavior in low- and middle-income countries: a multilevel analysis of cross-national data International Journal of Public Health, 2019, v.64 no.2, 173-184
    SCIE SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • Social capital or liability? Gender, network size and self-rated health (SRH) among community-dwelling adults in Lao People's Democratic Republic Social Science Journal, 2019, v.56 no.4, 617-626
    SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • A liability of embeddedness? Ethnic social capital, job search, and earnings penalty among female immigrants Ethnicities, 2018, v.18 no.3, 385-411
    SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • Analyzing Multilevel Factors Underlying Adolescent Smoking Behaviors: The Roles of Friendship Network, Family Relations, and School Environment Journal of School Health, 2018, v.88 no.6, 434-443
    SCIE SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • Investigating the Associations between Ethnic Networks, Community Social Capital, and Physical Health among Marriage Migrants in Korea INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH AND PUBLIC HEALTH, 2018, v.15 no.1, 147
    SCIE SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • Is the relationship between parental abuse and mobile phone dependency (MPD) contingent across neighborhood characteristics? A multilevel analysis of Korean Children and Youth Panel Survey PLOS ONE, 2018, v.13 no.5
    SCIE Scopus dColl.
  • Particularized trust, generalized trust, and immigrant self-rated health: cross-national analysis of World Values Survey PUBLIC HEALTH, 2018, v.158, 93-101
    SCIE SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • The Impact of Delinquent Friendship Networks and Neighborhood Context on Suicidal Ideation among South Korean Youths SOCIAL FORCES, 2018, v.97 no.1, 347-376
    SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • "Strength of weak ties," Neighborhood ethnic heterogeneity, and depressive symptoms among adults: A multilevel analysis of Korean General Social Survey (KGSS) 2012 Social Sciences, 2017, v.6 no.2
    Scopus dColl.
  • In-Group and Out-Group Networks, Informal Social Activities, and Electoral Participation Among Immigrants in South Korea Journal of International Migration and Integration, 2017 , 1-26
    Scopus dColl.
  • Of bonding and bridging: Ethnic social capital and contingent employment among immigrant women in Korea ASIAN AND PACIFIC MIGRATION JOURNAL, 2017, v.26 no.2, 181-205
    SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • Comparison of dietary behavior, changes of diet, and food intake between 40-59 years old subjects living in urban and rural areas in Lao PDR Journal of Nutrition and Health, 2016, v.49 no.2, 111-124
    Scopus KCI dColl.
  • Examining the Effects of Parental Influence on Adolescent Smoking Behaviors: A Multilevel Analysis of the Global School-Based Student Health Survey (2003-2011) NICOTINE & TOBACCO RESEARCH, 2016, v.18 no.5, 934-942
    SCIE SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • Exploring the Downside of Social Embeddedness: Evidence from a Cross-National Study Social Science Quarterly, 2016, v.97 no.2, 232-251
    SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • How Does Neighborhood Quality Moderate the Association Between Online Video Game Play and Depression? A Population-Level Analysis of Korean Students CYBERPSYCHOLOGY BEHAVIOR AND SOCIAL NETWORKING, 2016, v.19 no.10, 628-634
    SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • The associations between parental involvement, peer network, and youth suicidality in China: Evidence from the Global School-based Student Health Survey (2003) Social Science Journal, 2016, v.53 no.1, 77-87
    SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • The impact of online social networking on adolescent psychological well-being (WB): a population-level analysis of Korean school-aged children International Journal of Adolescence and Youth, 2016 , 1-13
    Scopus dColl.
  • 동시출현단어분석을 통한 다문화교육 연구의 구조분석 교육과학연구, 2016, v.47 no.2, 1~22
    KCI dColl.
  • 라오스 도시·농촌 지역별 40~59세 주민들의 식행동, 식생활변화 및 식품섭취비교 연구 Journal of Nutrition and Health, 2016, v.49 no.2, 111~124
    KCI Scopus dColl.
  • 라오스인의 성별, 연령별 대사증후군 변인과 체력과의 관계 한국사회체육학회지, 2016, v.64, 943~959
    KCI dColl.
  • School context, friendship ties and adolescent mental health: Amultilevel analysis of the Korean Youth Panel Survey (KYPS) Social Science and Medicine, 2015, v. 145
    SCIE SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • Generalised Trust, Institutional Trust and Political Participation A Cross-National Study of Fourteen Southeast and Central Asian Countries ASIAN JOURNAL OF SOCIAL SCIENCE, 2014, v.42 no.6, 695-721
    SSCI dColl.
  • Immigrant network structure and perceived social capital: A study of the Korean ethnic enclave in Uzbekistan Development and Society, 2014, v.43 no.2, 351-379
    KCI Scopus dColl.
  • The association between social capital measures and self-reported health among Muslim majority nations INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH, 2014, v.59 no.5, 749-757
    SCIE SSCI Scopus dColl.
  • [학술지논문] Ageism, Religiosity, and Wellbeing Among Older Adults: Evidence From the European Social Survey (ESS4) RESEARCH ON AGING, 2021, v.43 no.5-6 , 214-226
    SSCI
  • [학술지논문] Examining the multilevel associations between psychological wellbeing and social trust: A primary analysis of survey data JOURNAL OF COMMUNITY PSYCHOLOGY, 2021, v.49 no.7 , 2383-2402
    SSCI
  • [학술지논문] National pride, social trust, and cultural nativism: Findings from East and Southeast Asia INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INTERCULTURAL RELATIONS, 2021, v.84 no.0 , 251-263
    SSCI
  • [학술지논문] Social Isolation and Psychological Distress During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Cross-National Analysis GERONTOLOGIST, 2021, v.61 no.1 , 103-113
    SSCI
  • [학술지논문] Outgroup contact, anti-foreigner attitude, and social cohesion in the caucasus: Evidence from a population-based survey Social Sciences, 2019, v.8 no.6 , 179-179
    Scopus
  • [학술지논문] The impact of online social networking on adolescent psychological well-being (WB): a population-level analysis of Korean school-aged children INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ADOLESCENCE AND YOUTH, 2017, v.22 no.3 , 364-376
    Scopus
  • [학술발표] Peer networks, brokerage positions, and subjective wellbeing among school-based children in Laos ISQOLS ANNUAL CONFERENCE, 스페인, Granada, 2019-09-07 INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY FOR QUALITY OF LIFE STUDIES, 2019
Courses
  • 2022-2nd

    • Social Research Method

      • Subject No 36061Class No 01
      • 2Year ( 3Credit , 3Hour) Mon 3~3 (POSCO259) , Wed 2~2 (POSCO259)
    • Advanced Studies in Contemporary Sociological Theories

      • Subject No G13045Class No 01
      • Year ( 3Credit , 3Hour) Mon 5~6 (POSCO352)
  • 2022-1st

    • Classical Sociological Theory

      • Subject No 20343Class No 01
      • 2Year ( 3Credit , 3Hour) Mon 3~3 (POSCO261) , Wed 2~2 (POSCO261)
    • Social Statistics I

      • Subject No G11239Class No 01
      • Year ( 3Credit , 3Hour) Mon 5~6 (POSCO457)
  • 2021-2nd

    • Social Research Method

      • Subject No 36061Class No 01
      • 2Year ( 3Credit , 3Hour) Tue 3~3 (POSCO152) , Thu 2~2 (POSCO152)
    • Seminar in Quantitative Analysis

      • Subject No G13103Class No 01
      • Year ( 3Credit , 3Hour) Mon 8~9
  • 2020-2nd

    • Social Research Method

      • Subject No 36061Class No 01
      • 2Year ( 3Credit , 3Hour) Tue 3~3 (POSCO260) , Thu 2~2 (POSCO260)
    • Seminar in Quantitative Analysis

      • Subject No G13103Class No 01
      • Year ( 3Credit , 3Hour) Tue 5~6 (POSCO459)
  • 2020-1st

    • Exploring the Social Sciences

      • Subject No 11304Class No 01
      • 1Year ( 3Credit , 3Hour) Fri 3~4 (POSCO252)
    • Classical Sociological Theory

      • Subject No 20343Class No 01
      • 2Year ( 3Credit , 3Hour) Tue 5~5 (POSCO152) , Thu 6~6 (POSCO152)
    • Social Statistics I

      • Subject No G11239Class No 01
      • Year ( 3Credit , 3Hour) Tue 2~3 (POSCO351)
  • 2019-2nd

    • Social Research Method

      • Subject No 36061Class No 01
      • 2Year ( 3Credit , 3Hour) Tue 3~3 (POSCO151) , Thu 2~2 (POSCO151)
    • Core Seminar on Behavioral Social ScienceⅠ

      • Subject No G17228Class No 01
      • Year ( 3Credit , 3Hour) Mon 8~9 (POSCO-352)
  • 2019-1st

    • Exploring the Social Sciences

      • Subject No 11304Class No 01
      • 1Year ( 3Credit , 3Hour) Fri 3~4 (POSCO252)
    • Classical Sociological Theory

      • Subject No 20343Class No 01
      • 2Year ( 3Credit , 3Hour) Mon 3~3 (POSCO259) , Wed 2~2 (POSCO259)
    • Sociological Topics in Contemporary Korea

      • Subject No 37576Class No 01
      • 4Year ( 3Credit , 3Hour) Mon 6~6 (I-EDU601) , Wed 5~5 (I-EDU601)
    • Social Statistics I

      • Subject No G11239Class No 01
      • Year ( 3Credit , 3Hour) Tue 2~3 (POSCO355)
Academic Background

University of Chicago Ph.D.(Sociology)

Columbia University M.A.(Sociology)