Cognitive science, technology, globalization, film & media
Tolga's Ph.D. study concentrates on cognitive science and technology. He has a Bs in Economics (ODTÜ, Ankara 2008), an MA in Critical and Cultural Studies (Boğaziçi University, İstanbul 2012). He continued his study with a concentration on psychoanalysis at the New School, New York City (2016-17), and started his doctoral work at GMU in 2017. Tolga has lectured courses on globalization, statistics/algebra, and film/media, and he has written and contributed to a number of non-fiction books published in Turkish and English. Tolga's other academic and professional interests are transhumanism, subjectivity, popular culture, and photography.