Lin QIU | 邱林

Assistant Professor
Division of Psychology
School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Nanyang Technological University
HSS-04-15, 14 Nanyang drive,
Singapore, 637332
Phone: +65 6513-2250
Fax: +65 6795-5797
Email: linqiu at


  • Ph.D. Northwestern University
  • B.S. Shanghai Jiao Tong University

    Research Interests

    Cultural and Social Psychology, Media Psychology (Computer-mediated Communication, Cyberpsychology), Computational Psychology (Big Data, Agent-based modeling), and Engineering Psychology (human-computer interaction, human factors)

    Technology and Social Behavior Lab

    Post-doc positions available in areas of Computational Social Science and Big Data (looking for candidates in social psychology with strong background in quantitative analysis).


    Invited Presentations



  • Courses
  • Ph.D. student dissertation
    Lin, H. (2014). Sharing the positive or the negative? understanding the context, motivation, and consequence of emotional disclosure on Facebook. Ph.D. dissertation. Nanyang Technological University. pdf

    Final projects from Engineering Psychology class:

    Media Coverage

  • Live interview with Channel News Asia's First Look Asia program about the social and psychological aspects of Selfie. May 26, 2014

  • Psychological Effects of Immersive Gaming, Discovery Channel Magazine, Jan, 2014.
  • Links

    Click NTU HSS Qualtrics

    Click to create a study in SONA.

    Free psychology college textbooks

    Discovering Psychology



    Google n-gram

    Academic Calendar (12-Jan-15 to 17-Apr-15, Recess Week: 02-Mar-15 to 06-Mar-15; 10-Aug-15 to 13-Nov-15, Recess Week: 28-Sep-15 to 02-Oct-15)

    Must-watch Ph.D. videos: video 1 video 2 video 3

    Six Guidelines for Interesting Research

    Thesis Proposal Guidelines

    10 Things new scholars should do to get published

    Gosling, S. & Mason, W. (2015). Internet Research in Psychology. Annual Review of Psychology. 66:26.1–26. pdf

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