DongWon Oh, PhD

Postdoctoral Associate
New York University
6 Washington Place
New York, NY 10003 USA


DongWon Oh studies how people recognize and form impressions from other individuals’ faces – a foundation for human interaction. He uses data-driven modeling, face morphing, reverse correlation, and neuroimaging to address this question.

DongWon is a postdoc in Social Cognitive and Neural Sciences Lab at New York University (advisor: Jonathan B. Freeman). Before his current position, DongWon completed a Psychology Ph.D. at Princeton University (advisor: Alexander Todorov).

DongWon’s work has been featured in various pop media outlets, including ForbesThe, Big Think, Science Daily, and Reddit r/science.