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Ayşecan Boduroğlu

Ayşecan Boduroğlu, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Boğaziçi University / Department of Psychology
Bebek, 34342 İstanbul, Turkey.
Ph: +90 212 359 71 31   |   Fax: +90 212 287 24 72
e-mail: aysecan.boduroglu@boun.edu.tr

Education

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

  • Visuospatial working memory
  • Executive Functions
  • Cognitive Aging
  • Culture and Cognition

Publications

Gutchess, A., & Boduroglu, A. (in press). Cognition in Adulthood across Cultures. In Jensen, LA. (Ed.) The Oxford Handbook of Human Development and Culture: An Interdisciplinary Perspective, New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

Boduroglu, A., Tekcan, A.I., & Kapucu, A. (in press). The relationship between executive functions, episodic feeling-of-knowing and confidence judgments. Journal of Cognitive Psychology., SSCI

Boduroglu, A., & Shah, P. (2014). Configural representations in spatial working memory, Visual Cognition, 1, 1-23, SSCI

Schwartz, A.J., Boduroglu, A., & Gutchess, A. (2014). Cross-cultural differences in categorical memory errors , Cognitive Science, 1, 1-11, SSCI

Sungur, H.& Boduroglu, A. (2012). Action video game playing benefits object resolution, Acta Psychologica., 139, 327-334, SSCI

Gutchess, A. H., Schwartz, A. J., & Boduroglu, A. (2011). The influence of culture on memory. Proceedings of the International Workshop on Human-Computer Interaction, Lectures Notes in Computer Science,Springer.

Boduroglu, A. & Shah, P. (2009). Effects of spatial configuration on visual change detection: An account of bias changes. Memory & Cognition,37,1120-1131. SSCI

Bengi, B., Tekcan, A., Gurvit, H., & Boduroglu, A. (2009). Episodic memory and metamemory in PD patients. Neuropsychology,23(6), 736-745. SCI, SSCI

Boduroğlu, A., Shah, P. & Nisbett, R. (2009). Cultural differences in allocation of attention in visual information processing.Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 40(3), 349-360. SSCI

Boduroğlu, A., Minear, M. & Shah, P. (2007). Applied working memory. In F. Durso (Ed.), Handbook of Applied Cognition: Wiley.

Boduroğlu, A., Yoon, C., Luo T., & Park, C.D (2006). Stereotypes about young and old adults: A comparison of Chinese and American Cultures. Gerontology, 52 (5), 324-333. SCI-EXPANDED

Boduroğlu, A. & Shah, P (2006). Configural representations in spatial working memory. In Cognitive Processes, 7,160-162. [Proceedings from the symposium on Recent Trends in the Research on Visuospatial Working Memory, ICSC, 2006]. SSCI

Gutchess, A.H., Welsh, R.C., Boduroğlu, A., & Park, D.C. (2006). Cultural differences in neural function associated with object processing. Cognitive, Affective and Behavioral Neuroscience, 6(2), 102-109. SCI-EXPANDED

Recent Presentations

Mutlutürk, A. & Boduroğlu, A. (October, 2011). Effect of spatial configurationson spatial resolution of representaions. Poster presentation at the Rovereto Attention Workshop: Attention & Objects, Rovereto, IT.

Günseli, E. & Boduroğlu, A. (October, 2011). The role of attention on maintaining features and bindings Poster presentation at the Rovereto Attention Workshop: Attention & Objects, Rovereto, IT.

Boduroğlu, A. & Tekcan, AI. (August 2011). The role of interference resolution on episodic memory and feeling-of-knowing judgments. Poster presentation at the 5th International Conference on Memory, York, UK.

Odaman, H., Boduroğlu, A. & Tekcan AI. (August, 2011). Effects of self-construal priming on attentional and autobiographical memory processes. Poster presentation at the 5th International Conference on Memory, York, UK.

Boduroğlu, A. (June, 2011). Cultural Influences on Cognition: Cultural Differences in Attentional Allocation. Invited Symposium at the International Association for Cross-Cultural Psychology, Istanbul, TR.

Schwartz, A., Boduroğlu, A. & Gutchess, A. (May, 2011). Memory Errors in Turkish and American Cultures. Poster presentation at the Association of Psychological Science 23rd Annual Convention, Washington, D.C.

Sungur, H. & Boduroglu, A. (November, 2010). Action video game related improvements in object representations. Poster presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Psychonomics Society, St. Louis, MI.

Boduroglu, A., Shah, P. & Ng, A. (November, 2010). Individual Differences Capacity and Resolution of Representations in Visual and Spatial Short-term Memory. Poster presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Psychonomics Society, St. Louis, MI.

Bilge, M.T., Mungan, E., Boduroglu, A. & Tekman, G. H. (November, 2010). Effect of tune repetition on the preference for nontonal music. Poster presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Psychonomics Society, St. Louis, MI.

Gunseli, E. & Boduroglu, A. (November, 2010). Maintaining Feature Bindings Demand Attention. Poster presentation at the Annual Workshop of Object Perception, Attention and Memory. St. Louis, MI.

Boduroglu, A. Shah, P. & Ng, A. (September, 2010). Individual differences in the capacity and the resolution of representations in visual and spatial short-term memory. Poster presentation at the European Workshop on Working Memory (EWOMS V), Civita Castellana, IT.

Günseli, E., & Boduroglu, A. (April, 2009). Görsel çalışma belleği temsillerinde dikkatin rolü (The role of attention on visual working memory representations). Poster presentation at the 16th National Psychology Congress, Mersin, TR.

Sungur, H.., & Boduroglu, A. (April, 2009). Aksiyon Türünde Bilgisayar Oyunları Oynamanın Görsel Dikkat Üzerindeki Etkisi. (The effects of action video game playing on visual attention). Poster presentation at the 16th National Psychology Congress, Mersin, TR.

Akan, M.., & Boduroglu, A. (April, 2009). Görsel Bilgiyi Bütünsel İşlemenin Çalışma Belleği Kapasitesine Etkisi (Effects of holistic processing on visual working memory capacity). Poster presentation at the 16th National Psychology Congress, Mersin, TR.

Boduroglu, A., Shah,P., Gonzalez, R., Bilge, T. & Ozdes, C. (November, 2009). The resolution of representations in spatial working memory. Poster presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Psychonomics Society, Boston, MA.

Boduroglu, A., (June, 2009). Görsel ve uzamsal çalışma belleğinde bilginin temsili. (Representations in visual and spatial working memory). III. Psikoloji Lisansüstü Öğrencileri Kongresi, Koc Universitesi, Istanbul.

Kubat, E., Boduroglu, A., & Akin, A. (2008). Yaşlanmada beyin asimetrisinin fNIRS ile ölçümü.[Age-related changes in lateralization of function: An fNIRS study]. 13. Biyomedikal Muhendisliği Ulusal Toplantısı (BIYOMUT) Bildiriler Kitabi, 29-31 Mayis 2008, ODTU, Ankara.

Unlu, E., Kubat, E., Boduroglu, A. & Akin, A. (2008) Prefrontal beyin bölgesindeki hemodinamik tepkinin ve asimetrinin mental aritmetik testi uygulanarak işlevsel yakın- kızılaltı spektroskopi yardımıyla belirlenmesi. [An fNIRS investigation of mental aritmetic related response asymmetry in the prefrontal cortex]. 13. Biyomedikal Muhendisliği Ulusal Toplantısı. (BIYOMUT) Bildiriler Kitabi, 29-31 Mayis 2008, ODTU, Ankara.

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