Biography

Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/serife-yilmaz/

  PhD., Middle East Technical University, Traffic and Transportation Psychology, 2018 - present

  M.S., Middle East Technical University, Traffic and Transportation Psychology, 2014 – 2018

  B.S., Middle East Technical University, Department of Psychology, 2014

Research Areas

  • Safety climate/culture
  • Road traffic safety
  • Traffic safety culture
  • Driver behavior
  • Professional driving

Projects

October – November 2016 

Project Assistant (Technical Assistance) for EuropeAid/136124/IH/SER/TR project in the field of Social Inclusion Policies

“Increasing the Institutional Capacity of the Ministry of Family and Social Policies (MoFSP)”

February 2015 – April 2016

Project Assistant for the EU FP7 project TACTIC

"Tools, Methods and Training for Communities and Society to Better Prepare for a Crisis”

(2014-2016; FP7-SEC-2013-1, Grant Agreement No. 608058)

Project Coordinator: Prof. Dr. A. Nuray Karancı

2012 – 2015

Project Assistant and Field observer for the project Road Safety10 (RS10)

“Seat-belt and child seat usage and speeding measures in Afyon and Ankara”

Joint Project with Bloomberg School of Public Health International Injury Unit- John Hopkins University in the scope of Global Road Safety 10 Project

Project Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Türker Özkan

Publications

Yılmaz, Ş., Öz, B., & Özkan, T. (2019). Profesyonel sürücülükte sürücü davranışlarına yönelik nitel bir çalışma. Trafik ve Ulaşım Araştırmaları Dergisi, 2(1), 51–65.

Özkan, T., Üzümcüoğlu, Y., Kaçan, B., Arslan, B., Tekeş, B., . . . Yılmaz, Ş., Erkuş, U. U. (2016).

Türkiye analizi: Takip çalışması sürücü ve ön koltuk yolcularının emniyet kemeri kullanımı.

Retrieved from http://www.trafik.gov.tr/SiteAssets/Yayinlar/Kitaplar/Emniyet_Kemeri_2016.pdf

Karanci, A. N., Doğulu, C., Yılmaz, Ş., İkizer, G., Bayraktar, H. (2015). Short Report on

Workshop 2, Case Study Earthquakes in Turkey [Deliverable 7.2]. Ankara, Turkey: Middle East Technical University for the TACTIC Project.

Karanci, A. N., Doğulu, C., Yılmaz, Ş., & Bayraktar, H. (2015). Short Report on Workshop 1,

Case Study Earthquakes in Turkey [Deliverable 7.1]. Ankara, Turkey: Middle East Technical University for the TACTIC Project.

Özkan, T., Üzümcüoğlu, Y., Öztürk, İ, Öz, C., Fındık, G., Serin, G., . . . Yılmaz, Ş. (2015).

Türkiye analizi: Takip çalışması sürücü ve ön koltuk yolcularının emniyet kemeri kullanımı. Retrieved from http://www.trafik.gov.tr/SiteAssets/Yayinlar/Kitaplar/Emniyet_Kemeri_2015.pdf

Oral Presentations

Karancı, A. N., Doğulu, C., Yılmaz, Ş., & İkizer, G. (March, 2016). Preparing communities to disasters: Organisational and public self-assessment and learning platform as part of the TACTIC Project. Paper presented at the 18th Round Table Meeting of Disaster Management Implementation and Research Center, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey.

Poster Presentations

Yılmaz, Ş., Öz, B., & Lajunen, T. (September, 2016). Driving anger expressions in relation with passenger presence and sex while driving. Poster presented at the 19th National Congress of Psychology, İzmir, Turkey.

Certificates

January – July 2017: Pedagogical Formation Certificate, Ege University, İzmir, Turkey

March - May 2013: X Culture International Business Student Collaboration Project Achievement Certificate, Leuphana University Luneburg, Germany


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