Prof. Fuat Balcı completed my M.S. and Ph.D. in Cognitive Psychology at Rutgers University. He also received a graduate certificate from Rutgers University Center for Cognitive Science. Following his graduate studies, he led a research group in an industrial setting as a Research Scientist at PsychoGenics Inc for around two years and then held a postdoctoral research fellow position at the Princeton Neuroscience Institute at Princeton University for over two years. He is currently serving as an associate professor at the Department of Psychology, Associate Dean of the College of Social Sciences & Humanities and Vice Director of the Research Center for Translational Medicine at Koç University, Istanbul.