Ayşecan Boduroğlu



Director of Psychological Sciences Ph.D. Program

Fourth-year student advisor

+90 212 359 71 31

  • PhD, Univerity of Michigan, 2005
  • MS, University of Michigan, 2002
  • BA, Boğaziçi University, 2000
Courses Taught: 
  • Experimental Psychology
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Sensation and Perception
  • Advanced Cognitive Psychology
  • Seminar in Visuospatial Working Memory
Research Interests: 
  • Visual information processing, Graph processing
  • Working memory and Executive Functions
  • Culture and Cognition
  • Collective Memory and Future Thinking
Recent Publications: 

Lalwani, P., M. Fansher, R. L. Lewis, A. Boduroglu, P. Shah, T. J. Adkins, M. Quirk, & J. Jonides. (under review).  Misunderstanding “Flattening the Curve.

Fansher, M., Adkins, T., Lalwani, P., Quirk, M., Boduroglu, A., Lewis, R., Shah, P. & Jonides, J.(under review). How well do ordinary Americans forecast the growth of COVID-19? Psychological Science. (Round 2)

Semizer, Y. & Boduroglu, A. (under review). Variability leads to overestimation of mean summaries. Attention, Perception & Psychophysics. Special Issue on Ensemble Perception.

Mutlutürk, A*., Tekcan, AI & Boduroglu, A. (in press). The structure and organization of collective memory representations. Memory Studies.

Avcı, B*. & Boduroglu, A. (in press). Contributions of ensemble perception to outlier representation precision.  Attention, Perception & Psychophysics. Special Issue on Ensemble Perception.

Gutchess, A., Ksander, J., Millar, P.R , Uzundag, B.A., Sekuler, R. & Boduroglu, A. (in press). Cultural differences in performance on Eriksen’s flanker task. Attention, Perception & Psychophysics.  Special Issue of Research Inspired by the Work of Charles W. Eriksen

Boduroglu, A. & Yildirim, I*. (2020). Statistical summary representations of bound features. Attention, Perception & Psychophysics, Anne Treisman Special Issue, 82, p.840–51. https://doi.org/10.3758/s13414-019-01944-9

Yoruk, H*. & Boduroglu, A. (2020). Feature-specificity in visual statistical summary processing. Attention, Perception & Psychophysics, Special Issue 82(2), 852–864, https://doi.org/10.3758/s13414-019-01942-x