Yaşar University | Curriculum Vitae

Assist.Prof. (PhD) Ayşe Candan Şimşek

Faculty of Human and Social Sciences / Dept. of Psychology

  • Email ayse.simsek@yasar.edu.tr  
  • Phone 0232-570 8883  

Education

Phd

/ Cornell University
Psikoloji
Thesis Name: Through the Eyes of the Camera: Understanding Spatial Relations and Perspective Taking in Film (2017)
Thesis Advisor: James Cutting
2010 - 2017

Master

GELİŞİM PSİKOLOJİSİ (YL) (TEZLİ) / KOÇ ÜNİVERSİTESİ
SOSYAL BİLİMLER ENSTİTÜSÜ/GELİŞİM PSİKOLOJİSİ (YL) (TEZLİ)/
Thesis Name: Role of word order and accusative case marking in sentence comprehension in 17-to 39-month-old Turkish children” (2009)
Thesis Advisor: AYŞE AYLİN KÜNTAY COPTY
2006 - 2009

Bachelor

PSİKOLOJİ BÖLÜMÜ / BOĞAZİÇİ ÜNİVERSİTESİ
FEN-EDEBİYAT FAKÜLTESİ/PSİKOLOJİ BÖLÜMÜ/PSİKOLOJİ PR. (İNGİLİZCE)/
2001 - 2006

Academic Titles

Asst.Prof.Dr.

YAŞAR ÜNİVERSİTESİ / PSİKOLOJİ BÖLÜMÜ
2019 -

Research Assistant

Cornell University / Psychology
2010 - 2018

Research Assistant

KOÇ ÜNİVERSİTESİ / PSİKOLOJİ BÖLÜMÜ
2006 - 2009

Thesis Superviser

Master Thesis
Elif Kurum The Effect of Facial Expressions on Spatial Perspective-Taking
Ayça Paksoy Children, Adolescents and Product Placement: Do Age Perceptual Load, Interaction and Relevance Affect Brand Recognition and Choice
PhD Thesis

Publications

7.1 Published or Accepted to be Published in International Journals Covered by (SCI & SCI-E & SSCI & AHCI)
Swallow Khena,Kemp Jovan,CANDAN ŞİMŞEK AYŞE The role of perspective in event segmentation COGNITION, (), 0-0. (SSCI) 2018
CANDAN ŞİMŞEK AYŞE,Cutting James,DeLong Jordan RSVP at the movies: Dynamic images are remembered better than static images when resources are limited VISUAL COGNITION, (), 0-0. (SSCI) 2015
CANDAN ŞİMŞEK AYŞE,KÜNTAY COPTY AYŞE AYLİN,Yeh Yaching,Cheung Hintat,Wagner Laura,Naigles Letitia Language and age effects in children’xxs processing of word order COGNITIVE DEVELOPMENT, (), 0-0. (SSCI) 2012
Cutting James,Brunick Kaitlin,CANDAN ŞİMŞEK AYŞE Perceiving event dynamics and parsing Hollywood films JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY-HUMAN PERCEPTION AND PERFORMANCE, (), 0-0. (SSCI) 2012
Cutting James,DeLong Jordan,Brunick Kaitlin,Iricinschi Catalina,CANDAN ŞİMŞEK AYŞE Quicker, faster, darker: Changes in Hollywood film over 75 years i-Perception, (), 0-0. (SSCI) 2011
7.3 Published in CPCI-S or CPCI-SSH indexed conference proceedings International
Swallow Khena,CANDAN ŞİMŞEK AYŞE,Kemp Jovan Is Event Segmentation Viewpoint Invariant? 38th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society 2016
CANDAN ŞİMŞEK AYŞE,Cutting James Point Of View In Film: Is Memory For Movie Shots Viewpoint-Dependent? 14th International Conference of the Society for the Cognitive Studies of the Moving Image 2016
Swallow Khena,CANDAN ŞİMŞEK AYŞE,Kemp Jovan the14th International Conference of the Society for the Cognitive Studies of the Moving Image 14th International Conference of the Society for the Cognitive Studies of the Moving Image 2016
CANDAN ŞİMŞEK AYŞE,Cutting James,Field David,DeLong Jordan Memory for briefly presented movies frames and clips: Motion enhances retention of visual images 12th International Conference of the Society for the Cognitive Studies of the Moving Image 2014
CANDAN ŞİMŞEK AYŞE,Cutting James,DeLong Jordan Memory for briefly presented movie frames and clips: Motion enhances retention 26th Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science 2014
Cutting James,Brunick Kaitlin,CANDAN ŞİMŞEK AYŞE Perceiving event dynamics and parsing Hollywood films 38th Annual Interdisciplinary Conference 2012
Cutting James,Brunick Kaitlin,CANDAN ŞİMŞEK AYŞE Event dynamics in Hollywood film 10th international conference of the Society for the Cognitive Studies of the Moving Image 2012
Cutting James,Brunick Kaitlin,Iricinschi Catalina,CANDAN ŞİMŞEK AYŞE,DeLong Jordan The structure of events, scenes, and film 52nd Annual Meeting of the Psychonomics Society 2011
Naigles Letitia,CANDAN ŞİMŞEK AYŞE,KÜNTAY COPTY AYŞE AYLİN,Wagner Laura Crosslinguistic Variation in Children’xxs Sensitivity to Word Order 50th Annual Meeting of the Pychonomics Society 2009
Cheung Hintat,KÜNTAY COPTY AYŞE AYLİN,Wagner Laura,CANDAN ŞİMŞEK AYŞE,Yeh Yaching Cross-Linguistic Variation and Consistency in 2- and 3-year-olds’ Sensitivity to Word Order the Society for Research on Child Development (SRCD) Biennial Meeting 2009
7.6 Published Conference Proceedings National
CANDAN ŞİMŞEK AYŞE,Özdamar Özlem,ÜNAL ERCENUR,KÜNTAY COPTY AYŞE AYLİN 24-39 aylık Türk çocuklarında kelime dizilişinin cümle algısına etkisi (Poster) 15th National Psychology Congress 2008
CANDAN ŞİMŞEK AYŞE,KÜNTAY COPTY AYŞE AYLİN,Naigles Letitia Role of word order in sentence comprehension in 24- to 39-month-old Turkish children (Poster) Cognitive V, International Cognitive Neuroscience Meeting 2008

Courses

Advanced Cognitive Psychology (2019-2020)

Weekly Hour : 4

General Psychology (2019-2020)

Weekly Hour : 4

Biological Psychology (2019-2020)

Weekly Hour : 3

Selected Topics in Perception and Cognition (2019-2020)

Weekly Hour : 4

Cognitive Psychology (2019-2020)

Weekly Hour : 3

Cognitive Neuroscience (2019-2020)

Weekly Hour : 3

Cognitive Psychology (2018-2019)

Weekly Hour : 3

Cognitive Neuroscience (2018-2019)

Weekly Hour : 3

Sensation and Perception (2018-2019)

Weekly Hour : 3

Contact

Üniversite Cad. No: 37-39 Ağaçlı Yol
Bornova / İZMİR