Lab PI: Rongjun YU, PhD (Univ. of Cambridge 2011)
google scholar profile (total citations > 3400; H index=33, papers>120)
2020 -- Associate Prof. with tenure,
Department of Management, School of Business, Hong Kong Baptist Univ.
Also affiliated with Department of Sport, Physical Education and Health, Faculty of Social Sciences, HKBU; Department of Physics, Faculty of Science, HKBU
Our lab is supported by the Institute of Interdisciplinary Studies, HKBU.
Office: The Wing Lung Bank Building for Business Studies WLB 722. Ext. 3411 7581
We use behavioral and neuroscience methods to study economic and social decision making in young adults, children/adolescents/older adults, and patients with psychiatric disorders.
Editorship: 2020-present, Associate editor, Neurobiology of Stress (IF=7.197)
PhD students can apply to one of the three departments (co-supervision arrangement is preferred):
Students are encouraged to apply for the Hong Kong PhD fellowship.
Students may also be supported by internal funds.
Postdoctoral positions become available periodically under a variety of research grants and projects. Also, check out RGC postdoctoral fellowship schema.
Feel free to drop me an email and find out more (email@example.com)
Opportunities at CFPR, NUS:
Most recent publications:
Lei W., Liu K., Chen G., Tolomeo S., ...Yu R*., Chen J*. Blunted reward prediction error signals in internet gaming disorder. Psychological Medicine.
Tolomeo S.*, Yaple Z., Yu R*.Neural representation of prediction error signals in substance users. Addiction Biology.
Wang Z., Wang Y*., Zhou X*., Yu R*. Interpersonal brain synchronization under bluffing in strategic games. Social Cognitive And Affective Neuroscience.
Yang C., Luo L., Vadillo M., Yu R*., Shanks D. (2020). Testing boosts classroom learning: a systematic and meta-analytic review. Psychological Bulletin.
Yu R^., Sun Y^., Ye K^.., Feng Q , ……, Feng L* (2020). Cohort profile: the diet and healthy aging (DaHA) study in Singapore. Aging
Neuroimaging: simultaneous fMRI+EEG, fNIRS, hyperscanning
Behavioural: Computational modelling, Eye tracking,
Pharmacological manipulation (e.g. Oxytocin),
Decision making under stress
Decision making in older adults
Organizational neuroscience/organizational behavior
Brain Science for Business (in prep., 2021-2022)
PL6888 Selected topics in social and cognitive neuroscience
PL5308 Advanced social and cognitive neuroscience
PL4205 Developmental processes
PL4238 Social neuroscience
PL3260 Moral development
PL3289 Lab in decision science
Ad Hoc Journal Review (selected)
Nature Communications, PNAS, eLife, Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews,
Journal of Neuroscience, Cerebral Cortex, Neuroimage, HBM,
Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience,
Child Development, Translational Psychiatry, Psychoneuroendocrinology,
Behavior Research Methods,
A selected list of journals we publish our work
Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics IF=14.9
psychological medicine IF=5.6
schizophrenia research IF=3.8
Selected Media Coverage