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Author: Camilla Shumaker

International Collaboration Leads to Insight on Human Behavior and Cognition

Weiyi Ma, an assistant professor in the school of Human Environmental Science, is interested in how humans behave and develop. He and his colleague Diankun Gong, a researcher at the University of Electronic Science and Technology in Chengdu, China, approach this research topic in an unusual way—through studying video game players. Ma and Gong began working together in 2013 at the Key Laboratory for Neuroinformation at the UEST, where Gong is currently a researcher in the area of cognitive neuroscience. Ma left China for Australia in 2014, and he started his role as an assistant professor at the U...

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