A photo of Esther (Jihyun) Paik, an assistant professor in Communication Studies at TCU.

Esther (Jihyun) Paik

Assistant Professor
Communication Studies
MOUS 312

j.paik@tcu.edu | 817-257-8059


Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison
M.A., Michigan State University
M.S., University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
B.B.A., Yonsei University

Courses Taught

Interpersonal Communication

Areas of Focus

Advice, deception, communication in organizations, face threats

  • Paik, J. E. (2020). The contextual effects of advice solicitation on advice outcomes: The role of perceived face threats and psychological reactance. Communication Monographs, 87(1), 70-91. doi: 10.1080/03637751.2019.1641729
  • Paik, J. E. & Van Swol, L. M. (2017). Justifications and questions in detecting deception. Group Decision and Negotiation, 26(6), 1041-1060. doi: 10.1007/s10726-017-9536-8

Korean American Communication Association