Asst. Prof. Dr. in the department of Public Administration at Yeditepe University, Istanbul, Turkey. She received a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Public Administration from Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences at Marmara University in 1996-2001. In 2002, she took her master’s degree in France, the University of Montesquieu Bordeaux IV, at IEP Bordeaux, Sciences Po, with the French government scholarship.
In 2010 she obtained her Ph.D. from the University Pierre Mendès France of Grenoble, IEP Grenoble, Sciences Po. Her research interests are new public management, governance, local and regional authorities, decentralization / decentralized cooperation, regional policy / local and regional development, smart cities, new emergent technologies, and digital transformation in the public sector; she also participates in conferences and seminars at national and international platforms.
Additionally, she works as a consultant/expert within the projects of the development banks and international financial institutions such as AFD, UNDP, KfW, and EU projects concerning local governments in Turkey, public administration, and decentralization reform, including regional development agencies.
Public Administration Department ECTS Coordinator (Bologna Process)
Public Administration Department Quality Coordinator
Public Administration Department Internship Coordinator
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Bachelor: Marmara University - Political Science and Public Administration (French) -- 1996-2001
Master: Montesquieu IV University - Institute of Political Science in Bordeaux -- 2001-2002
Doctorate: Pierre Mèndes France University - Institute of Political Science in Grenoble -- 2004-2010
- Public Administration
- Public Sector Reform
- Governance / Local Governance
- Decentralization of Regions and Municipalities / Decentralized Cooperation
- Territorial Systems in Europe / European Regional Policy
- Europeanization of Public Policies
- New Technologies in Public Sector / Smart Cities