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鄭雅薇 特聘教授


鄭雅薇 特聘教授(專任)



M.D. Ph.D.



Cheng Yawei (中文)CV

Cheng Yawei (英文)CV



                                        2019-2020  Foundation for Scholarly Exchange (Fulbright Taiwan) 
                                                   資深學者傅爾布萊特研究獎助金(Senior Fulbright Research Grants)
                                        2016 (104年度)科技部 傑出研究獎
                                        2011 (100年度)國科會 吳大猷先生紀念獎 及 優秀年輕學者研究計畫
                                        2009  第二十屆 中華民國十大傑出女青年
                                        2007  The Best Ten Abstracts in the 13th Annual Conference of the
                                                   Organization of Human Brain Mapping (OHBM) (2007) in
                                                   Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
                                        2006  連倚南教授復健醫學教育基金會. 新進主治醫師優秀論文獎
                                        2006  中華民國基礎神經科學學會 北醫萬芳神經科學奬



陳毓君    陳薇如    羅育騏    李懌鑫    王才碩    駱建宇    曾尹彥    

陳昱忻    林芊彣    黃思璿



Jean Decety (University of Chicago, USA)    

Jennifer Etnier (University of North Carolina, Greensboro, USA)      

陳澂毅 (台北醫學大學)    范揚騰 (國立交通大學)   

Marcelo Martinez cuevas (台北醫學大學)





Chen YC, Chen C, Martínez RM, Etnier J, Cheng Y (2019) Habitual physical activity mediates the acute exercise-induced modulation of anxiety-related amygdala functional connectivity. Scientific Reports in press.

Samek A, Cowell JM, Cappelen AW, Cheng Y, Contreras-Ibáñez C, Gomez-Sicard N, Gonzalez-Gaeda ML, Huepe D, Ibáñez A, Lee K, Malcolm-Smith S, Salas N, Selcuk B, Tungodden B, Wong A, Zhou X, Decety J (2019) The development of social comparisons and sharing behavior across 12 countries. Journal of Experimental Child Psychology in press.

Chen C, Martínez RM, Chen Y, Cheng Y* (2019) Pointing fingers at others: the neural correlates of actor-observer asymmetry in blame attribution. Neuropsychologia in press.

Chen C, Róger Marcelo Martínez, Cheng Y* (2018) The developmental origins of the social brain: empathy, morality, and justice. Frontiers in Psychology 9:2584.

Chen C, Chen YC, Chen KL, Cheng Y* (2018) Atypical anxiety-related amygdala reactivity and functional connectivity in Sant Mat Meditation. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience 2018; 12: 298.

Chen C, Chan CW, Cheng Y*(2018) Test–retest reliability of mismatch negativity (MMN) to emotional voices. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 12:453.

Huppert E, Cowell JC, Cheng Y, Contreras-Ibáñez C, Gomez-Sicard N, Gonzalez-Gaeda LM, Huepe D, Ibanez A, Kang Lee K, Mahasneh R, Malcolm-Smith S, Salas N, Selcuk B, Tungodden B, Wong A, Zhou X, Decety J (2018) The development of children’s preferences for equality and equity across 13 individualistic and collectivist cultures. Developmental Science 12: e12729.

Cheng Y*, Chen C, Decety J (2017) How situational context impacts empathic responses and brain activation patterns. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience 2017; 11:165.

Chen C, Hu CH, Cheng Y* (2017) Mismatch negativity (MMN) stands at the crossroads between explicit and implicit emotional processing. Human Brain Mapping 2017; 38(1): 140-150.

Chen C, Liu CC, Weng PY, Cheng Y* (2016) Mismatch negativity to threatening voices associated with positive symptoms in schizophrenia. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 2106; 10:362.

Chen C, Hung AY, Fan YT, Tan S, Hong H, Cheng Y* (2016) Linkage between pain sensitivity and empathic response in adolescents with autism spectrum conditions and conduct disorder symptoms. Autism Research 2106; 10(2):267-275.

Chen C, Sung JY, Cheng Y* (2016) Neural dynamics of emotional salience processing in response to voices during the stages of sleep. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience 2106;10:117.

Chen C, Decety J, Huang PJ, Chen CY, Cheng Y* (2016) Testosterone administration in females modulates moral judgment and pattern of brain activation and functional connectivity. Human Brain Mapping 2106; 37(10): 3417-3430.

Fan YT, Chen C, Cheng Y* (2016) The neural mechanisms of social learning from fleeting experience with pain. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience 2016 10:11.

Chen C, Chen CY, Yang CY, Lin CH, Cheng Y* (2015) Testosterone modulates preattentive sensory processing and involuntary attention switches to emotional voices. Journal of Neurophysiology 113(6): 1842-1849.

Chen C, Lee YH, Cheng Y* (2014) Anterior insular cortex activity to emotional salience of voices in a passive oddball paradigm. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 8: 743.

Cheng Y*, Chen CY, Decety J (2014) An EEG/ERP investigation of the development of empathy in early and middle childhood. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience 10: 160-9.

Fan YT, Cheng Y* (2014) Atypical mismatch negativity in response to emotional voices in people with autism spectrum conditions. PLoS ONE 9(7): e102471.

Hung AY, Cheng Y* (2014) Sex differences in preattentive perception of emotional voices and acoustic attributes. NeuroReport 25 (7): 464-9.

Chen YC, Chen CC, Decety J, Cheng Y* (2014) Aging is associated with changes in the neural circuits underlying empathy. Neurobiology of Aging 35 (4): 827-836.

Fan YT, Chen CY, Chen SC, Decety J, Cheng Y* (2014) Empathic arousal and social understanding in individuals with autism: evidence from fMRI and ERP measurements. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience 9(8): 1203-13.

Fan YT, Hsu YY, Cheng Y* (2013) Sex matters: n-back modulates emotional mismatch negativity. NeuroReport 24(9): 457-63.

Hung AY, Ahveninen J, Cheng Y* (2013) Atypical mismatch negativity to distressful voices associated with conduct disorder symptoms. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry 54(9): 1017-1027.

Chen CY, Yang CY, Cheng Y* (2012) Sensorimotor resonance is an outcome but not a platform to anticipating harm to others. Social Neuroscience 7(6): 578-90.

Cheng Y, Lee SY, Chen HY, Wang PY, Decety J (2012) Voice and emotion processing in the human neonatal brain. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience 24(6): 1411-1419.

Cheng Y, Chou KH, Fan YT, Lin CP (2011) ANS: Aberrant neurodevelopment of the social cognition network in adolescents with autism spectrum disorders. PLoS ONE 6(4): e18905.

Cheng Y*, Hung AY*, Decety J (2012) Dissociation between affective sharing and emotional understanding in juvenile psychopaths. Development and Psychopathology 24:623-636.

Chou KH, Cheng Y, Chen IY, Lin CP, Chu WC (2011) Sex-linked white matter microstructure of the social and analytic brain. NeuroImage 54 (1): 725-733.

Fan YT, Decety J, Yang CY, Liu JL, Cheng Y* (2010) Unbroken mirror neurons in autism spectrum disorders. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry 51(9): 981-988.

Cheng Y*, Chen C, Lin CP, Chou KH, Decety J (2010) Love hurts: an fMRI study. NeuroImage 51(2): 923-929.

Decety J, Yang CY, Cheng Y* (2010) Physicians down-regulate their pain empathy response: an event-related brain potential study. NeuroImage 50(4): 1676-1682.

Cheng Y, Chou KH, Chen IY, Fan YT, Decety J, Lin CP (2010) Atypical development of white matter microstructure in adolescents with autism spectrum disorders. NeuroImage 50(3): 873-882.

Yang CY, Decety J, Lee SY, Chen CY, Cheng Y* (2009) Gender differences in the mu rhythm during empathy for pain: an electrophysiologic study. Brain Research 1251: 176-184.

Cheng Y, Chou KH, Decety J, Chen IY, Hung D, Tzeng OJL, Lin CP (2009) Sex differences in the neuroanatomy of human mirror-neuron system: a voxel-based morphometric investigation. Neuroscience 158(2): 713-720.

Cheng Y, Lee PL, Yang CY, Lin CP, Hung D, Decety J (2008) Gender differences in the mu rhythm of the human mirror-neuron system. PLoS ONE 3(5): e2113.

Cheng Y, Yang CY, Lin CP, Lee PL, Decety J (2008) The perception of pain in others suppresses somatosensory oscillations: a magnetoencephalography study. NeuroImage 40(4): 1833-1840.

Cheng Y, Decety J, Lin CP, Hsieh JC, Hung D, Tzeng OJL (2007) Sex differences in spinal excitability during observation of bipedal locomotion. NeuroReport 18,887-890.

Cheng Y, Lin CP, Liu HL, Hsu YY, Lim KE, Hung D, Decety J (2007) Expertise modulates the perception of pain in others. Current Biology 17(9): 1708-1713.

Cheng Y*, Decety J, Lin CP, Hsieh JC, Hung D, Tzeng OJL (2007) Sex differences in spinal excitability during observation of bipedal locomotion. NeuroReport 18(8): 887-890.

Cheng Y, Melzoff A, Decety J* (2007) Motivation modulates the activity of the human mirror-neuron system. Cerebral Cortex 17(8): 1979-1986.

Cheng Y, Tzeng OJL, Decety J, Imada T, Hsieh JC (2006) Gender differences in the human mirror system: a magnetoencephalography study. NeuroReport 17(11): 1115-1119.

Cheng Y*, Tzeng OJL, Hung D, Decety J, Hsieh JC (2005) Modulation of spinal excitability during observation of bipedal locomotion. NeuroReport 16(15): 1711-1714.





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