Yaxu Zhang ( Associate Professor )

Email: yxzhang (at) pku_edu_cn

Education History

Sep. 2003-Apr. 2004 Visiting scholar of Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, USA
Apr. 2002 Participated in the Spring School of the Parmenides Center for the Study of Thinking, Elba, Italy
1995-1998 Ph.D. in Cognitive Psychology, Beijing Normal University, China
1992-1995 M.A. in Cognitive Psychology, Northeast Normal University, China
1988-1992 B.A. in Psychology, Northeast Normal University, China

Employment History

Aug. 2002-present Associate Professor
Department of Psychology, Peking University, China
Feb. 2002-Aug. 2002 Lecturer
Department of Psychology, Peking University, China
Jan. 2000-Dec. 2001 Post-doctoral fellow
Department of Psychology, Peking University, China
Aug. 1998-Jan. 2000 Lecturer
Department of Psychology, Beijing Normal University, China

Professional Memberships

Chinese Psychological Society
Beijing Psychological Society
Beijing Neuroscience Society

Research Grants

2014-2017 PI, National Natural Science Foundation of China (¥800,000, #31371021):

Cognitive and Neural Temporal Dynamics of Syntactic Processing during Sentence Comprehension in Bilinguals

 

2011-2013 PI, National Natural Science Foundation of China (¥280,000, #31070898)

The Primacy of Syntax in Sentence Processing: Evidence from ERPs and Eye Movements

 

2011-2013 PI, Natural Science Foundation of Beijing (¥110,000, #7112069)

Semantic Memory Deficit in Alzheimer’s Disease

 

2011-2012 PI, The Academy of Korean Studies, Korean Studies Grant 2011 (Competitive Research Grant) ($7,600, #AKS-2011-R-36)

The Nature of the Interplay between Syntax and Semantics in Korean Monolinguals and Korean-Chinese Bilinguals

 

2006-2008 PI, Natural Science Foundation of Beijing (¥120,000, #7062035)

Impaired Processing of Chinese Sentences in Parkinson’s Disease

 

2004-2006 PI, National Natural Science Foundation of China (¥240,000, #30300112)

Chinese Sentence Processing and Its Brain Mechanisms

 

2000-2001 PI, China Postdoctora1 Science Foundation (¥10,000)

Semantic Memory Impairment in Dementia of the Alzheimer Type


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