Susan Dun

  • 76 Citations
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Personal profile

Research Interests

  • Message-based interventions to change health behaviors, such as investigating Muslim women’s physical activity levels, their self-reported influences on their behaviors and their evaluation of sporting/physically active women
  • Message-based interventions to change driving behaviors in Qatar
  • Digital and health literacy in Qatar to guide health message campaigns
  • How Arabic users function in English language and Arabic language web environments

Education/Academic qualification

Speech Communication, PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

… → 1993

Political Science, BA, Gonzaga University

Communication, MA, Miami University

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Social Support Medicine & Life Sciences
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Language Medicine & Life Sciences
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Grants 2012 2020

Health Resources
Leisure Activities
traffic behavior
evaluation research
traffic accident

Research Output 1997 2018

  • 76 Citations
  • 3 Article
  • 1 Conference contribution

“Seatbelts don't save lives”: Discovering and targeting the attitudes and behaviors of young Arab male drivers

Dun, S. & Ali, A. Z., Dec 1 2018, In : Accident Analysis and Prevention. 121, p. 185-193 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Public perception of a country: Exploring tweets about Qatar

Memon, S. A., Pillai, R. K., Dun, S., Mejova, Y. & Weber, I., Jun 25 2017, WebSci 2017 - Proceedings of the 2017 ACM Web Science Conference. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 401-402 2 p. (WebSci 2017 - Proceedings of the 2017 ACM Web Science Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

9 Citations (Scopus)
public space
67 Citations (Scopus)

Sex differences and similarities in the communication of social support

Goldsmith, D. J. & Dun, S. A., Jan 1 1997, In : Journal of Social and Personal Relationships. 14, 3, p. 317-337 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sex Characteristics
Social Support
social support