Naziye Güneş Acar

+90 212 359 67 57


Ph.D., Psychological Sciences, Boğaziçi University, 2015-

M.A., Psychological Sciences, Boğaziçi University, 2012- 2015

B.A., Guidance and Psychological Counseling, Boğaziçi University, 2006- 2011

Research Interests: 
  • Language Development
  • Cognitive Development
  • Gesture Use in Toddlers
  • Cognitive Processes Supporting Gesture Use
Posters and Presentations: 


Gunes-Acar, N., Alp, E., Küntay, A. & Aksu-Koç, A. (2016). Gesture Production and Working Memory in Young Children. Presentation in the International Society for Gesture Studies Conference, July 18-22, 2016, Paris, France.


Alp, E. & Gunes-Acar, N. (2016). Relations Between Working Memory and Receptive Language in Very Young Children. Poster presentation in the 8th European Working Memory Symposium, Liege, Belgian.