Gizem Yalcin is a 4th year doctoral candidate in Marketing at the Rotterdam School of Management.
Her specialization is consumer behavior, and she is very much interested in the concept of technology and how it affects the way consumers behave. As a side research interest, she also studies moral behavior.
Gizem completed her undergraduate studies (BSc) in Management at Bilkent University (Turkey) with a major in marketing & innovation and a minor in psychology. She graduated cum laude in 2017 from Erasmus University's research master (MPhil) program with a specialization in marketing. In the Fall of 2018, she was a visiting graduate researcher at University of British Columbia.
She has received many grants during her graduate studies, including the ERIM Achievement Grant (2015) and a grant from the European Institute of Advanced Studies in Management (2016). She received several awards during her studies including the Bruins Prize (2017), which is intended for research students who excel in terms of their academic performance, the Beattie Award (2019) which is given to advanced graduate students who study judgment and decision making, and Talent Placement Award (2020).