Fellow of the International Max Planck Research School on the Life Course (LIFE).
- Language acquisition
- Causal understanding in early childhood
- Communication development in infancy
|2010-2014||Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Bogazici University, Turkey|
|2014-2017||Master’s degree in Psychology, Koc University, Turkey|
|as of 2017||Doctoral student, Department of Psychology, University of Zurich|
Ger, E., Altinok, N., Liszkowski, U., & Küntay, A. C. (2018). Development of infant pointing from 10 to 12 months: The role of relevant caregiver responsiveness. Infancy. doi:10.1111/infa.12239
Ger, E., Ertaş, S., Evsen, S., Gülpınar, G., & Küntay, A. (2018, January). Infants’ index-finger pointing frequency is related to their point-following beyond immediate visual field. Poster presented at the eighth annual Central European University Conference on Cognitive Development, Budapest, Hungary.
Ger, E., Altınok, N., Liszkowski, U., & Küntay, A. (2016, January). Maternal uptake of infant pointing predicts subsequent pointing frequency. Poster presented at the sixth annual Central European University Conference on Cognitive Development, Budapest, Hungary.
Akhavan, N., Özer, D., Altınok, N., Ger, E., Liszkowski, U., Küntay, A., & Göksun, T. (2015, January). Infant point following predicts later language development: Evidence from Turkish. Poster presented at the fifth annual Central European University Conference on Cognitive Development, Budapest, Hungary.
Ger, E. (2017, March). A mutual relationship between infant pointing and maternal responsiveness. In S. Itakura (Chair), Why mother-child interactions matter: The impact of the quality of mother-child interactions on socio-cognitive skills. Symposium conducted at the International Convention of Psychological Science, Vienna, Austria.
Ger, E. (2017, March). The development of infant pointing from 10 to 12 months. Invited talk at the workshop on “The predictive role of preverbal gestural communication for the development of language and preschool abilities” at Paderborn University, Paderborn, Germany.