Selcuk Acar is an Associate Professor of Educational Psychology. He joined UNT in 2020 following seven years of teaching and research at the International Center for Studies in Creativity of SUNY Buffalo State. He earned his Ph.D. in Educational Psychology from the University of Georgia, concentrating on Gifted and Creative Education. He holds his M.A. from Istanbul University in Gifted Education and B.A. in Educational Sciences from Bogazici University.