Thursday, November 16, 2017

Dr. Hyunji Kim receives SSHRC funded Post-Doctoral Fellowship

Dr. Hyunji Kim is a postdoctoral researcher in Dr. Joni Sasaki’s lab. She has been awarded a Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) postdoctoral fellowship for her research, "Self-enhancement and its consequences: a cultural psychological approach.” Her postdoctoral fellowship research will explore cultural and individual differences in self-perception as well as the consequences of self-enhancement using multiple methods.

She has also recently published two book chapters with Dr. Joni Sasaki and an article in the Journal of Personality.

Kim, H., & Sasaki, J. Y. (2017). Intercultural similarities and differences in personality development. In J. Specht (Ed), Personality development across the lifespan. San Diego, CA: Elsevier.

Kim, H., Nasiri, K., & Sasaki, J. Y. (2017). Culture and genetic influences on emotion: The role of motivational processes in gene-culture interactions. In T. Church (Ed), The Praeger handbook of personality across cultures. Santa Barbara, CA: Praeger.

Kim, H., Schimmack, U., Oishi, S., & Tsutsui, Y. (in press). Extraversion and life satisfaction: A cross-cultural examination of student and nationally representative samples. Journal of Personality. doi:10.1111/jopy.12339

Dr. Hyunji Kim