School of Social and Political Science

Sujin Hong

Job Title

Research Fellow

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Room number

2.03

Street (Address)

18 Buccleuch Place

City (Address)

Edinburgh

Country (Address)

UK

Post code (Address)

EH8 9LN

Background

Qualifications 

PhD  in Music, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK (Marie Curie Initial Training Network Fellowship, 2010-2013)

MA in Music theory, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea

BA in Sociology & Psychology, Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea

 

Career

Research assistant, Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon, South Korea (2008-2010)

 

Publication

Hong, S., Roberts, N., Morcom, A.M., & Overy, K. (in preparation). Enhanced temporal regularity in accentuation reduces the activation of left STG and left IFG (BA44): An fMRI study of discrimination task in musical rhythms.

Hong, S., Roberts, N., Morcom, A.M., & Overy, K. (in preparation). Perceiving metrical grouping in isochronous sequences: An fMRI study.

Choi, U.S., Sung, Y.W., Hong, S., Chung, J. Y., & Ogawa, S. (2015). Structural and functional plasticity specific to musical training with wind instruments. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience. 9:597. doi:10.3389/fnhum.2015.00597.

Sung, Y. W., Choi, S. H., Hong, S., Choi, U. S., Cho, Z. H., & Ogawa, S. (2010). An fMRI study of neuronal interactions in face-selective areas of the brain. Brain Research. 1366:54-9. doi:10.1016/j.brainres.2010.10.020.

Research interests

Research interests

Neuropolitics, Neuroimaging (fMRI), Social pain and empathy, Emotional processing and social cognition, Perception and cognition in music and language