Graduate Students

 

Ömer Hamza Açıköz

Ömer received his BSc degree in Physics from Bilkent University in January 2018. His primary interests are philosophy of mind, theory of consciousness and philosophy of science.

Email: omer.acikoz@bilkent.edu.tr
RoomHZ-44

Nashiha Ahmed

Nashiha, from Pakistan, received her BSc degree in Computer Engineering from Bilkent University in Summer 2018. She is interested in interdisciplinary studies between Computer Engineering and Philosophy, such as Artificial Intelligence, Philosophy of Mind and Philosophy of Cognitive Science.

Email: nashiha.ahmed@bilkent.edu.tr
Web: https://nashiha.wixsite.com/nashiha
Room: HZ-44 

Reyihanguli Alimujiang

Reyihanguli received her BA in Psychology from Bilkent University with a minor degree in English Language and Literature. Her primary area of interest is social cognition focusing on ToM (Theory of Mind), narrative and gossip on both theoretical and empirical level.

Email: reyihanguli@bilkent.edu.tr
RoomH-129B

Alican Başdemir

Alican received his BSc degree in Molecular Biology and Genetics from Bilkent University before joining our MA program in Fall 2017. His main interests lie in philosophy of neuroscience which also draws upon philosophy of biology and philosophy of cognitive science.

Emailalican.basdemir@bilkent.edu.tr
RoomH-129B

Dilara Boğa

Dilara received a BA in American Culture and Literature from Bilkent University. Her primary interests are social and political philosophy, history of political thought, and ethics.

Emaildilara.boga@bilkent.edu.tr
Room: H-129B

gizemcamlica Gizem Çamlıca

Gizem entered the MA program in Spring 2017 after completing a BA degree at Bilkent University in the department of English Language and Literature. Her philosophical interests are cognitive liberty and philosophy of mind.

Emailgizem.camlica@bilkent.edu.tr
RoomHZ-44

Hatice Kaya

Hatice received her BA in philosophy from Boğaziçi University. Her primary interests are moral philosophy, history of modern philosophy, ethics, especially philosophy of the enlightenment and Kant.

Email: hatice.kaya@bilkent.edu.tr
Room: HZ-41

Kardelen Küçük

Kardelen received her BA in philosophy from Middle East Technical University. Her  main research interests are philosophy of mind, language and cognitive science.

Email: kardelen.kucuk@bilkent.edu.tr
Room: HZ-41

Çağrı Gürkanlı

Çağrı received a BA in Law with a minor degree in Political Science from Bilkent University. He then obtained the Magister Juris degree at the University of Oxford. His primary interests are meta-theory, metaphysics, and legal philosophy, with an emphasis on theoretical presuppositions.

Email: c.gurkanli@bilkent.edu.tr
Room: HZ-41

John Hadley

John (“Jack”), from Los Angeles, California, received a BS in Economics before beginning an MA in Philosophy at Bilkent. Jack’s primary areas of interest are political philosophy and the intersection of philosophy and theology.

Email: john.hadley@bilkent.edu.tr
Room: H-44

Doğacan İsmet

Doğacan received his BA in philosophy from Middle East Technical University. His primary research interest is Ancient Greek philosophy, especially the dialogues of Plato.

Email: dogacan.ismet@bilkent.edu.tr
Room: HZ-41

Emre Keser

Emre received his BA in Philosophy with a minor in Communication and Design from Bilkent University. His primary interests are social and political theory, history of political ideas (specifically, theories of social contract, debates in Marxism and nineteenth century anarchism) and the philosophy of death.

Email: emre.keser@bilkent.edu.tr
Room: HZ-44

Bilge Sever Kıyak

Bilge received her BA in philosophy from Bilkent University in 2017. Her primary interests are ethics, evolutionary ethics and moral psychology.

Email: bilge.sever@bilkent.edu.tr
Room: HZ-41

Naz Oktay

Naz received a BA in Philosophy from Bilkent University. Her primary interests are philosophy of race and gender and philosophy of language.

Email: naz.oktay@bilkent.edu.tr
Room: HZ-44

Efsun Pamukcu

Efsun received a BA in Political Science and Public Administration before beginning her MA in Philosophy at Bilkent. Her primary areas of interest are social and legal philosophy, political philosophy, history of political thought and metaphysics.

Email: ilayda.pamukcu@bilkent.edu.tr 
Room: HZ-41

Gülce Torun

Gülce received a BA in Philosophy from Bilkent University. Her primary interests are moral philosophy and metaethics, with a particular emphasis on moral judgments and motivations.

Email: gulce.torun@bilkent.edu.tr
Room: HZ-41

Uğur Eylül Yücel

Eylül received a BA in Philosophy from Bilkent University. Her primary interests are in Contemporary feminism and applied ethics with a particular emphasis on abortion.

Email: eylul.yucel@bilkent.edu.tr
RoomH-129B