Alexander Cho is a doctoral student in the University of Texas at Austin's Department of Radio-TV-Film. In addition to conducting fieldwork for the Connected Learning team in Austin, he helps coordinate the team's qualitative data management and analysis efforts. His chief research interests involve how LGBTQ youth use social media in their daily lives. Previous to his doctoral work, he was on the editorial staff of national magazines The Advocate, Instinct, and was the editor of Southern California's Frontiers Newsmagazine. When he is not working in Austin, you might find him in his native Los Angeles, searching out the best dim sum in town.