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My Ph.D. project is titled “Motivation and its Perception of Third-party Moral Disgust Expression: Impact on Interpersonal Trustworthiness”, supervised by Dr. Joshua M. Tybur and Prof. Dr. Paul A.M. van Lange. The current project mainly focuses on moral emotion, related social cognition, and its potential effect on social interactions. This Ph.D. project is financially supported by China Scholarship Council (CSC) and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. I also study another research line on the topic of human's behavioral immune system's impact on intergroup/intragroup interaction.


I obtained my Bachelor's Degree in Applied Psychology at Chongqing University (B.Sc., 2014), and Master's Degree in Basic Psychology – Social and Personality Psychology at Southwest University (M.Ed.,2017). Before starting my doctoral program at VU University Amsterdam in August 2018, I worked as an Assistance Research Fellow in the field of Social Psychology at Southwest University.

Research Interests

Morality and Moral Emotion; Social Norms; Behavioral Immune System; Pathogen Avoidance; Mixed Effect Modeling; Community Psychology



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Academic qualification

Basic Psychology - Social and Personality Psychology, Master, Southwest University

1 Sep 20141 Sep 2017

Applied Psychology, Bachelor, Chongqing University

1 Sep 20101 Sep 2014


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