Zeynep Aycan is a professor of industrial and organizational psychology at Koc University.
She sits at the Management and Strategy Board of Koc Holding. She is the director of the Social Sciences Institute and manages 28 graduate and doctoral degree programs.
She earned her undergraduate and graduate degrees on psychology from Bogazici University. She pursued her doctoral degree at Queen’s University in Canada and her post-doctoral work at McGill University’s Business Administration Department.
Aycan is the author of 6 books and over 80 academic and scientific papers. She’s among the 100 most cited academicians. Her research has been awarded many awards from many esteemed organizations: TUBITAK, American Psychological Association, Chartered Management Institute, Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology, Association of Psychological Sciences, World Economic Forum, and Simon Fraser University.