**Statistician and mathematical modeler**

erkanb@uidaho.edu

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**Interests.** Mathematical and statistical aspects of metascience.

Use of mathematical modeling and statistical theory to investigate

how sciences progress and the role of reproducibility of results

in advancing scientific knowledge.

**Long-time collaborator.** Professor Berna Devezer.

**Background.**

2019-present

Associate Professor of Statistics

Department of Mathematics and Statistical Science

University of Idaho

2013-2019

Assistant Professor of Statistics

Department of Mathematics and Statistical Science

University of Idaho

2011-2012

Postdoctoral fellow

Department of Biology

Stanford University

2009-2011

Postdoctoral fellow

Human Genetics

University of Michigan

2009

Ph.D.

Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

University of Idaho

2007
M.S.

Statistics

University of Idaho

2003

M.S.

Environmental Sciences

Bogazici University

2000

B.S.

Chemistry

Bogazici University