Joan Y Chiao

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Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Theory and methods in cultural neuroscience
    Joan Y Chiao
    Department of Psychology and Interdepartmental Neuroscience Program, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 5:356-61. 2010
  2. doi request reprint The weirdest brains in the world
    Joan Y Chiao
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Behav Brain Sci 33:88-90. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Neural basis of social status hierarchy across species
    Joan Y Chiao
    Department of Psychology and Interdepartmental Neuroscience Program, Northwestern University, 2029 Sheridan Road, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 20:803-9. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Cultural neuroscience: a once and future discipline
    Joan Y Chiao
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, USA
    Prog Brain Res 178:287-304. 2009
  5. pmc Culture-gene coevolution of individualism-collectivism and the serotonin transporter gene
    Joan Y Chiao
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 277:529-37. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Neural basis of preference for human social hierarchy versus egalitarianism
    Joan Y Chiao
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, 2029 Sheridan Road, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1167:174-81. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Dynamic cultural influences on neural representations of the self
    Joan Y Chiao
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, 2029 Sheridan Rd, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 22:1-11. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Neural basis of individualistic and collectivistic views of self
    Joan Y Chiao
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 30:2813-20. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Neural representations of social status hierarchy in human inferior parietal cortex
    Joan Y Chiao
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, USA
    Neuropsychologia 47:354-63. 2009
  10. pmc The political gender gap: gender bias in facial inferences that predict voting behavior
    Joan Y Chiao
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, USA
    PLoS ONE 3:e3666. 2008

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Publications31

  1. pmc Theory and methods in cultural neuroscience
    Joan Y Chiao
    Department of Psychology and Interdepartmental Neuroscience Program, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 5:356-61. 2010
    ..Implications of cultural neuroscience research for addressing current issues in population health disparities are discussed...
  2. doi request reprint The weirdest brains in the world
    Joan Y Chiao
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Behav Brain Sci 33:88-90. 2010
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  3. doi request reprint Neural basis of social status hierarchy across species
    Joan Y Chiao
    Department of Psychology and Interdepartmental Neuroscience Program, Northwestern University, 2029 Sheridan Road, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 20:803-9. 2010
    ..Future studies are needed to determine how genetic and environmental factors shape neural systems involved in the production and maintenance of social hierarchy across ontogeny and phylogeny...
  4. doi request reprint Cultural neuroscience: a once and future discipline
    Joan Y Chiao
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, USA
    Prog Brain Res 178:287-304. 2009
    ....
  5. pmc Culture-gene coevolution of individualism-collectivism and the serotonin transporter gene
    Joan Y Chiao
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 277:529-37. 2010
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Neural basis of preference for human social hierarchy versus egalitarianism
    Joan Y Chiao
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, 2029 Sheridan Road, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1167:174-81. 2009
    ..Implications of these findings for research on the social neuroscience of fairness, justice, and intergroup relations are discussed...
  7. doi request reprint Dynamic cultural influences on neural representations of the self
    Joan Y Chiao
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, 2029 Sheridan Rd, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 22:1-11. 2010
    ..These findings illustrate the dynamic influence of culture on neural representations underlying the self and, more broadly, suggest a neurobiological basis by which people acculturate to novel environments...
  8. doi request reprint Neural basis of individualistic and collectivistic views of self
    Joan Y Chiao
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 30:2813-20. 2009
    ..These results reveal two kinds of neural representations of self (eg, a general self and a contextual self) within MPFC and demonstrate how cultural values of individualism and collectivism shape these neural representations...
  9. doi request reprint Neural representations of social status hierarchy in human inferior parietal cortex
    Joan Y Chiao
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, USA
    Neuropsychologia 47:354-63. 2009
    ..These results demonstrate that social status and number comparisons recruit distinct and overlapping neuronal representations within human inferior parietal cortex...
  10. pmc The political gender gap: gender bias in facial inferences that predict voting behavior
    Joan Y Chiao
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, USA
    PLoS ONE 3:e3666. 2008
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  11. doi request reprint Cultural specificity in amygdala response to fear faces
    Joan Y Chiao
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 20:2167-74. 2008
    ..This finding provides novel and surprising evidence of cultural tuning in an automatic neural response...
  12. doi request reprint Cultural modulation of the neural correlates of emotional pain perception: the role of other-focusedness
    Bobby K Cheon
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, 2029 Sheridan Road, 102 Swift Hall Evanston, IL 60208 2710, USA
    Neuropsychologia 51:1177-86. 2013
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  13. doi request reprint Cultural influences on neural basis of intergroup empathy
    Bobby K Cheon
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, USA
    Neuroimage 57:642-50. 2011
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  14. doi request reprint Differential dorsal and ventral medial prefrontal representations of the implicit self modulated by individualism and collectivism: An fMRI study
    Tokiko Harada
    Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Soc Neurosci 5:257-71. 2010
    ..More broadly, these findings suggest that cultural values dynamically shape neural representations during the evaluation, rather than the detection, of self-relevant information...
  15. doi request reprint Neural basis of extraordinary empathy and altruistic motivation
    Vani A Mathur
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, USA
    Neuroimage 51:1468-75. 2010
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  16. doi request reprint Racial identification modulates default network activity for same and other races
    Vani A Mathur
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 33:1883-93. 2012
    ..Broadly, our findings suggest that the strength of racial identification is associated with differential recruitment of neural and cognitive processes to understand and respond to other people within and outside of one's racial group...
  17. doi request reprint Blinding trust: the effect of perceived group victimhood on intergroup trust
    Katie N Rotella
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 39:115-27. 2013
    ..Implications of PGV for intergroup relations are discussed...
  18. doi request reprint Look before you regulate: differential perceptual strategies underlying expressive suppression and cognitive reappraisal
    Genna M Bebko
    Interdepartmental Neuroscience Program, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Emotion 11:732-42. 2011
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  19. ncbi request reprint Mental representations of social status
    Joan Y Chiao
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Cognition 93:B49-57. 2004
    ..Participants were fastest when comparing ranks far in status relative to ranks close in status. These findings reveal that humans have mental representations of social status that share properties with that of number...
  20. pmc Population disparities in mental health: insights from cultural neuroscience
    Joan Y Chiao
    Joan Y Chiao and Katherine D Blizinsky Department of Psychology and Interdepartmental Neuroscience Program, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
    Am J Public Health 103:S122-32. 2013
    ..We discuss the challenges to and opportunities for cultural neuroscience research to determine sociocultural and biological factors that confer risk for and resilience to mental health disorders across the globe. ..
  21. pmc Asymmetric cultural effects on perceptual expertise underlie an own-race bias for voices
    Tyler K Perrachione
    Department of Linguistics, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Cognition 114:42-55. 2010
    ..Person perception thus additionally relies on socioculturally-acquired dynamic information, which may be represented by different mechanisms in different sensory modalities...
  22. doi request reprint The representation of social interaction in episodic memory: a functional MRI study
    Yoko Mano
    Department of Functional Brain Imaging, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    Neuroimage 57:1234-42. 2011
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  23. pmc Genetic determinants of financial risk taking
    Camelia M Kuhnen
    Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 4:e4362. 2009
    ..DRD4 7-repeat allele carriers take 25% more risk than individuals without the 7-repeat allele. These findings contribute to the emerging literature on the genetic determinants of economic behavior...
  24. pmc The cultural contagion of conflict
    Michele Gelfand
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 367:692-703. 2012
    ..Implications for future neuroscience and computational research needed to understand the emergence of intergroup conflict are discussed...
  25. pmc Dynamic social power modulates neural basis of math calculation
    Tokiko Harada
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University Evanston, IL, USA
    Front Hum Neurosci 6:350. 2012
    ..Taken together, these results indicate that even temporarily heightening a person's sense of social power can increase their math performance, possibly by reducing cognitive interference during math performance...
  26. ncbi request reprint Priming race in biracial observers affects visual search for Black and White faces
    Joan Y Chiao
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Psychol Sci 17:387-92. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that top-down factors such as one's racial identity can influence mechanisms underlying the visual search for faces of different races...
  27. doi request reprint Intergroup empathy: how does race affect empathic neural responses?
    Joan Y Chiao
    Department of Psychology and Interdepartmental Neuroscience Program, Northwestern University, 2029 Sheridan Road, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Curr Biol 20:R478-80. 2010
    ..How does race affect the human ability to share and respond to the suffering of others? Recent evidence provides novel insight into how and why race alters empathic neural response...
  28. doi request reprint Emotional context at learning systematically biases memory for facial information
    Donna J Bridge
    Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    Mem Cognit 38:125-33. 2010
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  29. doi request reprint Psychological constructionism and cultural neuroscience
    Lisa A Hechtman
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Behav Brain Sci 35:152-3. 2012
    ..Here, we use examples from cultural neuroscience to argue that psychological constructionism, not locationism, captures the essential role of emotion in the social and cultural brain...
  30. pmc Why Some Faces won't be Remembered: Brain Potentials Illuminate Successful Versus Unsuccessful Encoding for Same-Race and Other-Race Faces
    Heather D Lucas
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University Evanston, IL, USA
    Front Hum Neurosci 5:20. 2011
    ..These electrophysiological measures thus provide novel evidence that poorer memory for OR faces stems from encoding that is inadequate because it fails to emphasize individuating information...
  31. ncbi request reprint The seven sins of memory: implications for self
    Daniel L Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1001:226-39. 2003
    ..By describing cognitive, neuropsychological, and neuroimaging studies that illuminate these memory sins, we consider how they might bear on the relation between memory and self...