Kaya Oğuz received his B.Sc. degree in Software Engineering in 2007 from Izmir University of Economics (IUE), his M.Sc. degree in Computer Games Technology in 2009 from University of Abertay Dundee with distinction, and his Ph.D. in Information Technologies in 2016, from Ege University, International Computer Institute (ICI). He has worked as a teaching assistant between 2009-2011 at IUE, as a lecturer at ICI between 2011-2017, and recently appointed as assistant professor at IUE.
He is currently a senior member of the ComVIS (Computer Vision Group) at ICI, and a member of the SoCAT Lab at Psychiatry Department. His research interest covers game AI, machine learning, image processing, medical imaging and fMRI. You can find a complete list of his publications at his home page at IUE.
Kaya Oğuz gives undergraduate courses on computer games, computer science and software engineering at IUE. You can see a complete list of courses at his profile page at IUE staff directory.
Besides academic research, he is an amateur guitar player, and recently started to invest time in digital drawing. He plays computer games as much as he studies them academically.
You can find almost always find him at his office at Izmir University of Economics. However, it is advised to make an appointment via email before you arrive.