Mu, Yan

Yan Mu
Postdoctoral Researcher
Department of Psychology
College of Behavioral and Social Sciences
Biology/Psychology Building,
no phone avail.
General Research Interests: 
  • Investigating the neural and genetic basis of human social behavior by using neuroimaging methods (e.g. fMRI, EEG);
  • Investigating how different culture values shape our brain by using cross-culture and neuroimaging methods;
  • Investigating the neuromolecular basis of synchrony behavior and its relationships with other factors, such as gender, ingroup bias, social threat and culture value by using hyperscanning technique.

Yan Mu is a postdoctoral researcher currently working with Dr. Michele Gelfand. She is from China and received her Ph.D. in psychology from Peking University in 2011.