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 of other individuals from 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 (New York University, advisor: Jonathan B. Freeman). Before his  position, DongWon completed a Ph.D. in Psychology at Princeton University (advisor: Alexander Todorov).


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