Oyku Uner

Arts & Sciences: Psychology (PhD)
  • Partner University:
    Boğaziçi University
  • Cohort Year:
    2015
  • Ambassador:
    Hayrettin Yucesoy

Biography

Oyku Uner graduated from Boğaziçi University in Istanbul, Turkey with a B.A. in Psychology in 2015. In Fall 2015, she joined the Memory Lab at Washington University in St. Louis in the Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences. Oyku is broadly interested in human learning and memory, and her research primarily explores how to improve students’ memory and comprehension of the kinds of materials they learn in the classroom. As a graduate student, she has taught Introduction to Psychology as well as a seminar course on contemporary issues in psychology. Oyku also serves on the Graduate Student Advisory Council for the Center for Teaching and Learning at Washington University.