Ayşe Ayçiçeği-Dinn graduated from Istanbul University and completed her master's degree at Boğaziçi University and her Ph.D. at Marmara University. She conducted post-doctoral research at American University, Washington, D.C., and became a visiting scholar at Boston University, Boston, MA. Ayşe Ayçiçeği-Dinn has worked as the vice-chair and chairperson of the department of psychology at Istanbul University, where she also served as vice-rector. At present, she is chairperson of the department of psychology at Istanbul 29 Mayıs University. She has led several national and international projects in the field of cognitive psychology. She also translated cognitive psychology books into Turkish. Her research fields include neuropsychology, cross-cultural psychology and psycholinguistics.