2004, Ph.D. in Biological Psychology, University of Wisconsin-Madison
1998, M.A. in Computational Neuroscience, Boston University
1995, B.A. in Psychology, Korea University
Career and Awards
2016.9 ~ present - Professor, Department of Psychology, Korea University
2011. 9. ~2016. 8. – Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, Korea University
2007. 9. ~2011. 8. – Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, Korea University
Korea University Seok-Top Research Award (2016, 2019)
2011 ~present – Editorial Review Board, Journal of Neuropsychology
2017 ~present – Editorial Review Board, Journal of Neuroscience
2015 ~2020 – Editorial Review Board, Frontiers in Psychology
Undergraduate and Graduate Courses
Social Neuroscience (Undergraduate course)
Behavioral Economics (Undergraduate course)
Neuroscience of Choice (Undergraduate course)
Advanced Experimental Design (Graduate course)
Psychology of Decision-making (Graduate course)
Social Neuroscience (Graduate course)
Books and Book Chapters
H Kim (2017). A Journey into the Secret of Altruist's Brain (이타주의자의 은밀한 뇌구조). galmaenamu.
Whalen PJ, Davis FC, Oler JA, Kim H, Kim MJ, & Neta M. (2009). Human amygdala responses to facial expressions of emotion. In: Whalen PJ & Phelps EA (Eds.). The Human Amygdala. New York: Guilford Press.
L Yoon, K Kim, D Jung, H Kim. (2021). Roles of the MPFC and Insula in Impression Management under Social Observation. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience
H Kim. (2020). Stability or Plasticity?–A Hierarchical Allostatic Regulation Model of Medial Prefrontal Cortex Function for Social Valuation. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 14, 281.
Yoon L, Somerville LH, Kim H. (2018). Development of MPFC function mediates shifts in self-protective behavior provoked by social feedback. Nature Communications, 9, 3086.
Sul S, Tobler PN, Grit Hein G, Leiberg S, Jung D, Fehr E, Kim H. (2105). Spatial gradient in value representation along the medial prefrontal cortex reflects individual differences in prosociality. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science. 112(25), 7851-7856.
Kang P, Lee YS, Choi I, Kim H. Neural evidence for individual and cultural modulation of social comparison effect. Journal of Neuroscience, 33(41), 16200-16208.
Kim H, Adolphs R, O'Doherty JP, and Shimojo S. (2007). Temporal isolation of neural processes underlying face preference decisions. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, 104, 18253-18258.
Kim H, Shimojo S, and O’Doherty JP. (2006). Is avoiding an aversive outcome rewarding? Neural substrates of avoidance learning in the human brain. PloS Biology, 4, e233.