RCTS' members

The RCTS' members and affiliates are all experienced researchers with a proven track record of research, consultancy and publications in their respective areas of expertise.

Members and affiliates

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Members

Affiliate members

  • Prof Jeffrey H. Cohen, Ohio State University, USA
  • Neli Esipova, Gallup, USA
  • Dr Maktoba Omar, Napier University, Edinburgh, UK
  • Professor Marc Opresnik, University of Applied Sciences, Lubeck, Germany
  • Burcu Oskay, Karadeniz Technical University, Turkey
  • Dr Dilip Ratha, The World Bank, USA 
  • Dr Bradley Saunders, Prince Mohammad bin Fahd University, KSA
  • Dr Julian Vieceli, Deakin University, Australia
  • Dr Sinan Zeyneloglu, Zirve University, Turkey
  • Dr Ayman Zohry, EGYMIG, Egypt 

Visiting Research Fellows

2015-2016:

  • Omar Al Serhan, Cardiff Metropolitan University, UK
  • Fadime Ariguzel, Bielefeld University, Germany
  • Gul Ince Beqo, L'universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore di Milano, Italy
  • Dr Sidar Cinar, Artuklu University, Turkey
  • Veysel Gelberi, Middle East Technical University, Turkey
  • Abdelkrim Kaki, University of Algiers, Algeria
  • Luca Morgani, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Italy
  • Gizem Ozgur, Karadeniz Technical University, Turkey
  • Prof Apostolos Papadopoulos, Harokopio University Athens, Greece
  • Dr Xinping, Shi, Hong Kong University, China

2014-2015:

  • Dr Necla Acik, University of Manchester, UK
  • Fadime Ariguzel, Bielefeld University, Germany
  • Selma Bardakci, Bahcesehir University, Turkey
  • Dr Tuncay Bilecen, Kocaeli University, Turkey
  • Dr Enrique Binge, University of Valencia, Spain
  • Katharina Buttenberg, University of Latvia
  • Denisa Adriana Cotirlea, Babes Bolyai University, Romania
  • Professor Elif Cepni, Bahcesehir University, Turkey
  • Dr Sidar Cinar, Artuklu University, Turkey
  • Veysel Gelberi, Middle East Technical University, Turkey
  • Dr Pinar Yazgan Hepgul, Sakarya University, Turkey
  • Dr Rauf Kesici, Kocaeli University, Turkey
  • Dr Sara Marino, Visiting Research Fellow, RCTS, UK
  • Dr Selcen Oner, Bahcesehir University, Turkey
  • Gizem Ozgur, Karadeniz Technical University, Turkey
  • Giulia Palombi, University of Roma La Sapienza, Italy 
  • Dr Wadim Strielkowski, Charles University Prague, Czech Republic
  • Dr Ali Tilbe, Namik Kemal University, Turkey
  • Fethiye Tilbe, Namik Kemal University, Turkey
  • Dr Bunyamin Topcu, Visiting Research Fellow, RCTS, UK
  • Deniz Yildirim, Yasar University, Turkey

2013-2014:

  • Dr Basak Degerli, Marmara University, Turkey
  • Dr Peyman Ghaffari, Lux and Veritas, UK
  • Hichem Gharbi, El Oued University, Algeria
  • Dr Nevin Karabiyik, Marmara University, Turkey
  • Dr Simge Zeyneloglu, Gaziantep University, Turkey

2012-2013:

  • Dr Bugra Ozer, Celal Bayar University, Turkey 
  • Dr Guven Seker, Celal Bayar University, Turkey 
  • Dr Aytekin Firat, Mugla University, Turkey 
  • Professor Mahir Gumus, Canakkale 18 Mart University, Turkey 
  • Professor Mustafa Okmen, Celal Bayar University, Turkey 
  • Dr Dilara Seker, Celal Bayar University, Turkey 
  • Dr Bora Suslu, Mugla University, Turkey 
  • Dr Yucel Acer, Canakkale 18 Mart University, Turkey

2011-2012:

  • Dr Emre Ipekci-Çetin, Akdeniz University, Turkey
  • Dr Gokhan Akyuz, Akdeniz University, Turkey
  • Dr Koray Çetin, Akdeniz University, Turkey
  • Dr Evinc Dogan, IMT Lucca, Italy

2010-2011:

  • Dr Filiz Emini, Selcuk University, Turkey
  • Esra Talasli, Selcuk University, Turkey

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