Tiffany Lau

Tiffany Lau

PhD Candidate

Department of Government

Connect with me

English, Japanese, Mandarin
Key Expertise
Social Media and Politics, Polarisation, Social Capital, Generalised Trust

About me

Thesis: 'Exposure to polarised political discussions online and generalised trust'

I study how the social media’s transformation of political life is affecting our ability to trust one another.

Research interests

  • Social Media and Politics
  • Polarisation
  • Social Capital and Generalised Trust

Selected publications

  • "Exposure to polarised discussions online and trust” (Working paper)

Teaching responsibilities

  • GV101: Introduction to Political Science