Emine Öncüler Yayalar


Lecturer and Coordinator

Emine Öncüler Yayalar teaches courses on Science, Technology and Society at the Faculty of Engineering of Bilkent University. She holds a B.A. in Sociology from Boğaziçi University and M.A., M.Phil. and Ph.D. degrees in Sociology from Columbia University in New York. She has previously published on sociology of knowledge and sociology of expertise. Dr. Yayalar is the co-author of the book The Autism Matrix, which was awarded the Robert K. Merton book prize by the American Sociological Association. Her current research investigates social determinants of knowledge in medicine, science and technology. She is particularly interested in exploring the links between complex socio-technical changes and analytics of governance.

Office: T 263

Phone: +90 (312) 290 1600

Email: emineonculer@bilkent.edu.tr