Principal Investigator (PI)

Yu-Chen Chan

National Tsing Hua University (NTHU)
Associate Professor, Department of Educational Psychology and Counseling


  • 2019.1 – 2019.12 Visiting scholar, Department of Psychology, Pennsylvania State University, USA
  • 2013.2 – 2017.7 Assistant Professor, Institute of Learning Sciences (ILS), National Tsing Hua University (NTHU)
  • Research Interests

  • Cognitive Neuroscience, Neuropsychology, Mental Disorder, Humor, Emotion, Creativity
  • Academic Honors

  • 2014 – Present (every year) Outstanding Research Teacher Award, NTHU
  • 2013 New Outstanding Assistant Professor Award, NTHU
  • 2013 Awards to the Special Talents in University, NTHU
  • Courses

    Mind and Brain, Humor Neuroscience, Cognitive Neuroscience, Affective Neuroscience, Advanced Cognitive Psychology, Psychology (Massive open online courses, MOOCs)

    Teaching Honors

  • 2018 Outstanding Teaching Award, NTHU
  • 2017 Awards for Excellent Teacher, College of Education, NTHU
  • 2016 Awards for Excellent Teacher, Tsing Hua College, NTHU
  • 2015 Awards for Excellent Teaching, Commission of General Education, NTHU
  • 2015 Awards for Excellent Teacher, Commission of General Education, NTHU