Fakultät Humanwissenschaften

Lehrstuhl für Persönlichkeitspsychologie und Psychologische Diagnostik,
Personal- und Sozialpsychologie

Honorarprofessorin Selda Koydemir, Ph.D.

 

 

 

 

 

 

CURRICULUM VITAE

EDUCATION

  • 2017
     
  • Honorary Professor
  • Otto-Friedrich-University, Bamberg, Germany
  • 2006
     
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Psychological Counseling and Guidance
  • Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey
  • 2000
     
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychological Counseling and Guidance
  • Bosphorus University, Istanbul, Turkey

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • 2016 - present
     
  • Founder
  • Research Maze, London
  • 2014 - 2016
     
     
  • Associate Professor
  • Middle East Technical University, Northern Cyprus Campus
  • Guidance and Psychological Counseling Program
  • 2012 - 2014
     
     
  • Associate Professor
  • Middle East Technical University, Northern Cyprus Campus
  • Guidance and Psychological Counseling Program
  • 2014 - present
     
  • Freelance Consultant
  • Humanayz Design and Development, Istanbul
  • 2010 - 2012
     
     
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow
  • Chemnitz University of Technology, Chemnitz, Germany
  • Department of Psychology, Personality and Assessment
  • 2009 - 2010
     
     
  • Visiting Postdoctoral Researcher
  • Roehampton University, London, UK
  • Department of Psychology
  • 2007 - 2013
     
     
  • Founder and Director
  • Korto Mental Health and Research Center
  • Istanbul, Turkey
  • 2007 - 2010
     
     
  • Assistant Professor
  • Yeditepe University, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Guidance and Psychological Counseling Program
  • 2004 - 2005
     
     
  • Visiting Research Scholar
  • Florida State University, Florida, USA
  • Clinical Psychology
  • 2002 - 2007
     
     
  • Research Assistant
  • Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey
  • Department of Educational Sciences

ADMINISTRATATIVE WORK

  • 2014 -
     
     
  • Program Coordinator
  • Middle East Technical University Northern Cyprus Campus
  • Guidance and Psychological Counseling Undergraduate Program
  • 2014 -
     
     
  • Member of Social Sciences Academic Board
  • Middle East Technical University Northern Cyprus Campus

RESEARCH GRANTS

  • Massive Online Open Course Tablet (April 2015 - present)
    European Union Project funded by ITEA
    Researcher
  • Well-being on campus: A web-based intervention program for promoting well-being among first year college students (February 2013-August 2014)
    Funded by Middle East Technical University Northern Cyprus Campus
    Principal investigator
  • Testing models of well-being and happiness in cultural and intercultural contexts (February 2010 – October 2011)
    Postdoctoral research fellowship project funded by Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Principal Investigator
  • Predictors of shyness and social anxiety: A cross-cultural study (2004-2006)
    Funded by Middle East Technical University
    Principal investigator
  • Understanding fear of negative evaluation in university students (2005 - 2006)
    Funded by Middle East Technical University
    Researcher
  • Help-seeking behaviors of university students (2003-2006)
    Funded by Middle East Technical University
    Researcher

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Individual and cultural differences in happiness and wellbeing
  • Wellbeing intervention programs
  • Emotional intelligence and wellbeing
  • Measurement of wellbeing
  • Wellbeing across nations

PUBLICATIONS