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Han Ke

Formerly at Lancaster University

Han Ke

Research Interests

I'm broadly interested in social cognitive neuroscience in terms of development, especially the mechanism and the effect of affective touch on emotion and empathy development. During my master's, I researched (with Dr Elena Geangu) the role of affective touch on empathic responses. Currently I am doing my PhD on children’s perception of emotional body expressions, using EEG technique. I'm also interested in attachment, depression, as well as the gender difference in psychology. 

Career Details

I graduated as a BSc of Applied Psychology from NanKai University in TianJin, China. I've been working as a psychological counsellor for two years and hold a qulification of psychological counsellor in China.  I obtained my MSc degree in Developmental Disorders at Lancaster University (2013-2014).

Additional Information

Science freelancer of China Daily, The Paper (Chinese), DongFangDaily, Cityzine of NanFang media group etc.

Current Teaching

I'm currently a graduate teaching assistant of PSY204/224, I also teach seminars as well.

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