Dr Min Hooi Yong
Lecturer, Department of Psychology, Sunway University, Malaysia
Min Hooi Yong is currently a lecturer in the Department of Psychology, Sunway University, Malaysia. Prior to this appointment, she was a Postdoctoral Research Assistant under the supervision of Dr Neil Mennie in the Department of Psychology, University of Nottingham, Malaysia campus. She completed her PhD in Psychology under the supervision of Professor Ted Ruffman in the Department of Psychology, University of Otago, New Zealand.
She has mainly worked on empathic responding and emotion recognition on domestic dogs, and on orangutans. Her current research focuses on empathic responding across species (humans, primates and canines) and lifespan (infants and older adults).