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Zeynep Cemalcilar

Zeynep Cemalcılar (Ph.D. University of Texas, 2003) is Associate Professor at Department of Psychology, College of Social Sciences and Humanities at Koç University in Turkey. She is interested in studying social psychological theories and issues as processes applied to real world situations, particularly understanding the daily lives of “youth”. Her most recent research focuses on understanding the dynamics of (1) use of technology in the social life. (2) prosocial behavior with a special attention on initiation and sustainability of volunteerism; (3) subjective socioeconomic status and its effect on individual well-being; (4) social psychological interventions in the educational context; and (5) culture.