Büsra Yelbuz’s research focuses on the
dispositional and social factors that influence selectivity in prosocial and
antisocial behaviour. The first part of her PhD project tackles the question of
why some individuals are more selective than others in who they are prosocial
towards, and whether such individual differences can be explained by
personality traits. She is also working on adapting well-established measures
of prosocial behavior to capture inter-individual variance in selective
Büsra Yelbuz is Open Science Ambassador at the MPI-CSL.
- 2022–present: PhD student, Max Planck Institute for the Study of Crime, Security and Law, Department of Criminology, Freiburg, Germany (Supervisor: Isabel Thielmann).
- 2018–2019: MA in Psychology, Yasar University, Turkey (Supervisor: Sinan Alper).
- 2014–2018: B.Sc. in Psychology, Izmir University of Economics, Turkey (Supervisors: Seda Dural & Canan Başar-Eroglu).