Zhixu (Rick) Yang headshot photo

Pronouns: he/him

Phone: 765-746-9027


Psychological Sciences Building, 2188
703 3rd Street
West Lafayette, IN 47906

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Zhixu (Rick) Yang

Graduate Student

Department of Psychological Sciences

Graduate Degree



  • BS, 2020, Zhejiang University
  • MS, 2022, Purdue University

Graduate Major or Research Training Area

Industrial-Organizational Psychology

Graduate Advisor

Franki Y. H. Kung

Selected Publications

  • Lai, W., Yang, Z., Mao, Y., Zhang, Q., Chen, H., & Ma, J. (2020). When do good deeds lead to good feelings? Eudaimonic orientation moderates the happiness benefits of prosocial behavior. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 17(11), 4053. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph17114053