Chong Ho (Alex) Yu, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Psychology

Phone: (626) 815-6000, Ext. 2749
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The research interests of Chong Ho (Alex) Yu, Ph.D., include, but are not limited to, alternate and emerging research methods (e.g., exploratory data analysis, data visualization, resampling, and data mining), instructional psychology and technology (e.g., multimedia learning), philosophical aspects of research methodologies (e.g., causal inferences), cross-cultural comparison (e.g., PISA, TIMSS), and the relationships between faith and science (e.g., responses to New Atheism).


  • Ph.D., Educational Psychology (Concentration in Measurement, Statistics, and Methodological Studies), Arizona State University
  • Ph.D., Philosophy (Concentration in History and Philosophy of Science), Arizona State University

Academic Area

  • School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences
    • Department of Psychology


  • Data Mining
  • New Atheism
  • Philosophy
  • Photography
  • Psychology
  • Statistics

Courses Taught

  • PSYC 299 – Applied Statistics
  • PSYC 462 – Advanced Research and Statistical Methods
  • PSYC 480 – Psychological Testing and Measurement