People

Meet the members of our research team. 

Lab Director

Dr. Kim is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychology at Sungkyunkwan University where he is also affiliated with the Center for Neuroscience Imaging Research at the Institute for Basic Science. He is the director of the Human Affective Neuroscience lab. In the academia, Dr. Kim is also known as M. Justin Kim (his "pen name"). 

Before joining the faculty at SKKU in 2020, Dr. Kim was a Postdoctoral Associate at Duke University, then an Assistant Professor of Psychology at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. Dr. Kim holds a Ph.D. in Psychological and Brain Sciences from Dartmouth College, and an M.A. in Clinical Psychology from Seoul National University. Dr. Kim was named an APS Rising Star in 2021. ​ 

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JUSTIN MINUE KIM, Ph.D.

Graduate Students

CHAEBIN YOO

Chaebin was a Psychology major at SKKU. She joined the HumAN lab as an undergraduate research assistant, and became a graduate student via the CBM program. ​ 

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SUJIN PARK

Sujin was a Political Science & Diplomacy and Psychology double major at SKKU. She joined the HumAN lab as an undergraduate research assistant, and became a graduate student via the CBM program. ​ 

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E-YOUNG JUNG

E-young was a Psychology and Surface Design double major at SKKU. She joined the HumAN lab as an undergraduate research assistant, and became a graduate student via the CBM program. ​ 

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HAYOUNG RYU

Hayoung studied Psychology and Business Administration at SKKU. She joined the HumAN lab as an undergraduate research assistant and became a graduate student via the CBM program. ​ 

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SEOHYEON LEE

Seohyeon was a student at SKKU majoring in Psychology. She joined HumAN lab as an undergraduate research assistant. ​ She transitioned to a graduate student in the Fall of 2023 via the CBM program.

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SEOHYUN PARK

Seohyun studied Psychology and Germanistik at SKKU. She joined HumAN lab as an undergraduate research assistant and became a graduate student via the CBM program. ​ 

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LIAN YOO

Lian was a Psychology major at SKKU. She joined HumAN lab as an undergraduate research assistant and became a graduate student via the CBM program. ​ 

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JIHYE JEON

Jihye studied Psychology as an undergraduate at SKKU. She joined HumAN lab as a graduate student in Spring 2024.​ 

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Research Assistants

BOKYEONG JEONG

Bokyeong studies Psychology at SKKU. She joined HumAN lab as an undergraduate research assistant. She'll become a graduate student via the CBM program. 

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Alumni

Wonyoung Kim, M.A., Former graduate student. Clinical psychology PhD student at Emory University. Advisor: Philip Kragel (ECCO lab)


Nayoung Kim, M.A., Former graduate student. With Wonyoung in Atlanta.


Kyuli Lee, M.A., Former graduate student. Working at MIDAS IT.


Yujin Choi, Former undergraduate research assistant. Cognitive science Master's student at the University of Vienna.


Sumin Shin, Former undergraduate research assistant.


Yunsu Kim, Former undergraduate research assistant. Clinical psychology graduate student at SKKU. Advisor: Sunkyung Yoon (EDC lab)

Collaborators

Daeun Park (MAP lab), Sungkyunkwan University


Sunkyung Yoon (EDC lab), Sungkyunkwan University


Min-Suk Kang (VCNL lab), Sungkyunkwan University


Juyoen Hur (CAD lab), Yonsei University


Ain Chung (CoLD lab), KAIST


Wonkwang Jo, Seoul National University


Pin-Hao Andy Chen (CHEN lab), National Taiwan University


Maital Neta (CAN lab), University of Nebraska-Lincoln