Hüseyin Boyacı, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Psychology

      Office at Psychology Department: H-343
      Office at UMRAM: SC-207
      Phone: +90 312 290 11 48
      E-mail: hboyaci@bilkent.edu.tr
      Personal Website:  http://hboyaci.bilkent.edu.tr/
      Lab Website: http://vision.bilkent.edu.tr 


  • PhD, Bilkent University, Turkey, 1999
  • Former affiliations: New York University, USA; University of Minnesota at Twin Cities, USA


Human visual perception in complex and realistic scenes; lightness and color perception, size perception, motion perception; investigation of visual processes and its biological underpinnings using behavioral experimentation, neuroimaging (e.g. fMRI), computational and mathematical modeling; understanding connectivity patterns in the human brain, specifically feed-forward and feedback interactions in the human visual system.


  • PSYC 310 – Perception, Attention, and Action
  • PSYC 320 – Cognitive Neuroscience
  • PSYC 439 – Visual Neuroscience
  • PSYC 521 – Principles of Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging