Dr. Patrick Lin

Dr. Patrick Lin

Dr. Patrick Lin

Senior Lecturer, Psychology


  • PhD (Psychology, NUS)
  • M Soc. Sci. (Psychology, NUS)
  • BA (Psychology Specialized Hons., York)

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Patrick Lin graduated from York University, Toronto, Canada and received the Academic Achievement Award for his specialized honours in psychology (B.A. Spec. Hons.) in 2004. He then went on to complete his Master of Social Sciences and PhD in psychology at the National University of Singapore.

He lectures research methods, statistics, environmental psychology, and social psychology at JCU Singapore.

Patrick’s main research interests are pertinent to interpersonal attraction and effects of priming.

Research Interests

Current Research Interests

- Mediator(s) in the attitudinal similarity-attraction link
- Impact of concept of God priming on the self

Ad Hoc Reviewer

- Social Development
- Asian Journal of Social Psychology