Lab PI: Rongjun YU,  PhD (Univ. of Cambridge 2011)
google scholar profile  (total citations > 4400; H index=38, papers>140) 
Associate Professor, Department of Management, School of Business, Hong Kong Baptist Univ; 
System Health Lab, Institute of Interdisciplinary Studies, HKBU.
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.
On-going projects: Neuromanagement, Neuro-esthetics
Editorship:     2020-present, Associate editor, Neurobiology of Stress (IF=7.197, 2019)

PhD students (Deadline: 2022 March/April for the regular track).

Students are expected to work on interdisciplinary topics such as cooperation, creativity, and other social functions. You apply to one of the two departments:

Department of Management (GMAT/GRE required) (on organizational neuroscience)

The School of Business at HKBU is triple-accredited by the three most influential business school accreditation associations: the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), the Association of MBAs (AMBA) and the European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS), amongst the 1% of business schools worldwide with TRIPLE CROWN STATUS

Department of Sport, Physical Education and Health  (on mental health related topics)

Only high calibre students will be nominated for Hong Kong PhD fellowship.

Postdoctoral positions (multiple positions available in 2022)

Postdoctoral research fellows will be supported by research grants . Also, check out RGC postdoctoral fellowship schema. Hong Kong Scholars Program 香江学者计划

Research assistant professor positions (on a continuous basis)

RAP positions are available in the area of cognitive neuroscience.

check our job ad @ Neuroeconomics job bank.


Research approaches

Neuroimaging: simultaneous fMRI+EEG, fNIRS, hyperscanning

Behavioural:  Computational modelling, Eye tracking,

Pharmacological manipulation (e.g. Oxytocin), 


      2021  BUSI3066 Brain Science for Business 

       2014-2020 @NUS:

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

Selected publications in journals (also see google scholar profile)

Multidisciplinary journals

Science                                                                                IF=41    2009

Psychological bulletin                                                       IF=21    2021
Behavioral and brain sciences                                        IF=17     2012; 2018
PNAS                                                                                   IF=10     2010; 2019
Nature communications                                                  IF=12;   2017
Neuroscience & biobehavioral reviews                         IF=9      2019; 2021

Neuroscience journals

Journal of neuroscience                                                   IF=5.7  2010; 2013
Cerebral cortex                                                                  IF=5.9  2011; 2020
Neuroimage                                                                       IF=6.7 

                                                               15;17; 19; 20; 20; 21a;21b;21c

Human brain mapping                                                     IF=4.5 

                                                              1414;14;14; 18;20;20;21a; 21b

Cortex                                                                                  IF=4.7
Journal of cognitive neuroscience                                  IF=4.7


Social cognitive and affective neuroscience                  IF=4.5

Brain structure and function                                           IF=4.0
Brain imaging and behavior                                            IF=3.4
Neuropsychologia                                                             IF=3.4
Psychophysiology                                                              IF=3.4
Neurobiology of learning and memory                         IF=3.4

Clinical journals

Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics                              IF=14.9    2020

Neurobiology of stress                                                     IF=7.2      16;18;19;20; 21

Pain                                                                                      IF=6

psychological medicine                                                     IF=5.6

Psychoneuroendocrinology                                             IF=4.8     15; 17; 19; 19
Hormones and behavior                                                  IF=4.0     16; 20
Journal of affective disorders                                          IF=4.2
Addiction biology                                                               IF=4.2

schizophrenia research                                                     IF=3.8

Psychology journals

Psychological science                                                         IF=7          2014
Journal of Experimental Psychology: General                IF=5.3       2020

Aging                                                                                     IF=5.5       2020

Journal of gerontology: psychological science               IF=3.9       17;19
Psychology and aging                                                         IF=3.7       18;

Journal of experimental social psychology                     IF=3.6
Journal of behavioral decision making                            IF=1.8
Cyberpsychology, behavior, and social networking      IF=2.7