Mehtap Cakir

since February 2023: Doctoral candidate at the Department of General Psychology at the University of Ulm
2019 - 2022: Master's degree with High Honors in Cognitive Sciences at Yeditepe University, Turkey
2006 - 2011: Bachelor's degree in English Language and Literature at Istanbul University, Turkey


Mehtap Cakir
Doktorandin / Doctoral candidate

Mehtap Cakir
☎ +49-(0)731/50 31154
Π 47.2.401

Consultation hours
on appointment

Research Interests

Visual perception
Mind Wandering


Çakır, M. & Huckauf, A. (2024). What Eyeblinks Reveal: Interpersonal Synchronization in Dyadic Interaction. In Proceedings of the 2024 Symposium on Eye Tracking Research and Applications (ETRA '24). Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY, USA.

Conference Contributions

  • Çakır, M., & Huckauf, A. (2023, May). Reviewing the Social Function of Eye Gaze in Social Interaction. In roceedings of the 2023 Symposium on Eye racking Research and Applications (pp. 1-3).
  • Toparlak, Çapkan Altun, Tanseli Kaspar , & Çakır . (n.d.). Listener Judgements of Preverbal and Postverbal Constituents in Western Armenian. Retrieved June 6, 2023, from
  • Cakir, M. & Yıldırım, F. (2022). Effects of Stimulus Type and Stress Level on Zoning-Out Frequency and Comprehension. Poster presented at the 8th International Symposium on Brain and Cognitive Science (ISBCS), Istanbul, Turkey. View online: