Harin Lee


  • Music cognition
  • Cross-cultural research
  • Timbre
  • Musical aesthetics



2020–presentPhD in Neurobiology, IMPRS NeuroCom, Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences
2017–2018Msc in Music, Mind & Brain, Goldsmiths, University of London
2013–2017BMus in Popular Music, Goldsmiths, University of London


2018Research Assistant Music Technology and Wearables X-SYSTEM Ltd.
2014–2016Professional Music Works Producer and Sound Engineer


Lee, H., Launay, J., & Stewart, L. (2020). Signals through music and dance: Perceived social bonds and formidability on collective movement. Acta Psychologica, 208, 103093. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.actpsy.2020.103093

Lee, H., & Müllensiefen, D. (2020). The Timbre Perception Test (TPT): A new interactive musical assessment tool to measure timbre perception ability. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 82(7), 3658–3675. https://doi.org/10.3758/s13414-020-02058-3

Auszeichnungen & Stipendien

2020–2023Doctoral studentship by the Max Planck Society
2017Academic Excellence Scholarship (Goldsmiths, UK)