Academic Profile

Academic Profile

Assoc Prof Qiu Lin

Associate Professor, School of Social Sciences

Assoc Prof Qiu Lin

Lin has published papers in Psychological Science, Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, Journal of Research in Personality, Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, Computers in Human Behavior, and Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking. He is the Associate Editor of Asian Journal of Social Psychology and Associate Editor of Journal of Computational Social Science.
Research Interests
Social Psychology, Cultural Psychology, Media Psychology, Cyberpsychology
Current Projects
  • Can perspective taking in virtual worlds reduce negetive attitudes towards the elderly
  • Revealing the psychological and behavioural effects of public art using virtual reality
  • Understanding Personality Expression in Chinese Language
  • Understanding music preferences through the association between personality and lyrics’
  • Understanding the Effect of Collaborative Activities in the Virtual World on Human Collaboration in the Real World
  • Using Virtual Worlds to Address Challenges in Ageism Research: Measurement and Intervention
Selected Publications
  • Qiu, L., Chen, J., Ramsay, J., & Lu., J. (2019). Personality predicts words in favorite songs. Journal of Research in Personality. Journal of Research in Personality, 78, 25-35.
  • Wood, D., Qiu, L., Lu, J., Lin, H., & Tov., W. (2018). Adjusting Bilingual Ratings by Retest Reliability Improves Estimation of Translation Quality. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 49, 1325-1339.
  • Liu, P., Chan, D., Qiu, L, Tov, W., & Victor, N. (2018). Effects of Cultural Tightness and Social Network Density on Expression of Positive and Negative Emotions: A Large-Scale Study of Impression Management by Facebook Use. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, .
  • Qiu, L., Chan, S.H.M. & Chan, D. (2018). Big data in social and psychological science: theoretical and methodological issues. Journal of Computational Social Science, 1(1), 59-66.
  • Leung, A. K.-y., & Qiu, L. (2017). Thinking through design is creative and inspiring: the why and how.. She Ji: The Journal of Design, Economics, and Innovation, 3(2), 96-98.

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