Research Assistant Professor
M.A., Bogazici University, Turkey (2008)
PhD, University of Iowa (2015)
Tas received her B.A. with Honors from Bogazici University in Turkey in 2005. During her undergraduate years, she worked with Dr. Ali I. Tekcan on autobiographical memory. She received her M.A. in Cognitive Psychology from Bogazici University. Her master's thesis focused on eye movement patterns for same- and different-race faces. In 2015, she completed her Ph.D. in Psychology at the University of Iowa. Her primary research interests are transsaccadic perception, memory, and updating. Specifically, she studies how the visual system encodes and updates information across saccadic eye movements.