Fatih Bayrak

Fatih Bayrak (Ph.D. Cand.) is a research assistant at Baskent University and a manager at MINT Lab ( His research focuses on political psychology, morality, and intergroup relations. His works examine the underpinnings of certain belief systems, such as epistemically suspect beliefs (i.e., conspiracy, paranormal, and pseudoscientific beliefs) and ideological beliefs. He is also studying how different cognitive styles lead individuals to believe fake news.