dr. Nida Gizem Yilmaz (board)

  • Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences: Persuasive Communication
  • Nieuwe Achtergracht 166
    1018 WV Amsterdam
  • N.G.Yilmaz@uva.nl

Name: Dr. Nida Gizem Yilmaz
PhD: 2020, University of Amsterdam
Promotor: Prof. Julia van Weert en Prof. Danielle Timmermans
Co-promotor(s): Dr. Olga Damman en Dr. Barbara Schouten
MSc: 2017, VU University
Research: My PhD research focused on improving online decision aids for older cancer patients and supporting doctor-patient communication among older cancer patients with a migration background through eHealth. After obtaining my PhD in 2020, I continued to work at the University of Amsterdam as a postdoctoral researcher and lecturer. I am now continuing my research line as an Assistant Professor of Mental Health, focusing on the improvement of (online) health communication for people with mental health complaints. In addition, I teach various Bachelor’s and Master’s subjects and I supervise thesis students (in the Master’s).

Specialties: eHealth, doctor-patient communication, intercultural communication, elderly, information processing

Projects: Below is a list of the research projects I am (or was) involved in as a researcher and/or supervisor: