VITAE

Educational Background

Degree Deparment University Year
Bachelor Biology Dokuz Eylül University 2000
M.Sc  Biology Pamukkale University 2003
PhD Biology Akdeniz University 2009



Title of thesis (MSc.):
Flora of Aydogdu Mountain (Denizli-TURKEY).

Title of thesis (PhD.):
Investigation on Genetic Variation in Resistance to Pine Processionary Moth
(Thaumetopoea wilkinsoni Tams.) of Turkish Red Pine (Pinus brutia Ten.) in Terms of Terpenes.

Professional Experience

Position

 

Year
Research Assistant Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Pamukkale University 2000-2003
Research Assistant Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Akdeniz University 2003-2009
Visiting Researcher Faculty of Natural Sciences, Univeristy of Kuopio (Finland) 2005-2008
Visiting Researcher Univeristy of Wageningen (Netherlands) 2006
Dr. Research Assistant Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Pamukkale University 2009-2011
Assistant Professor Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Pamukkale University 2011-2012
Visiting Researcher Department of Chemistry, Univeristy of York (UK) 2011
Associate Professor Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Pamukkale University 2012-2017
Professor Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Pamukkale University 2018-cont.


Thesis supervised (MSc)


Parlak, M (2014) Seasonal Variation of Terpene Profiles Depending on Genetic Diversity in Turkish Red Pine, Pamukkale University, Denizli.
Kozan, G. (2012) Chemical constituents of essential oil of Allium sativum L.(Kastamonu and Denizli) and its antibacterial activity, Pamukkale University, Denizli.

Work Experience and Management Tasks

  • Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Pamukkale University, Vice Dean (2011-2012)
  • TEMA Foundation (Turkish Foundation for Combating Soil Erosion, for Reforestation and the Protection of Natural Habitats)
    City Representative (2012- cont.)
  • FAGUMER (Flora & Fauna Research Center, Pamukkale University)- Board Member (2014-cont.)
  • Department of Biology, Pamukkale University, Vice Chair, (2015-cont.)

Professional Society Memberships
TEMA, Doğa Derneği, Society of Experimental Biology, Society of Chemical Ecology

LOCAL COMMITTEE MEMBER IN A INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION

SYMPOSIUM: “3rd Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Symposium” Ankara, Türkiye. 31 August – 3 September 2016.

SYMPOSIUM: “Symposium on EuroAsian Biodiversity-2”. Antalya, Türkiye. 23-27 May 2016.

SYMPOSIUM: “Symposium on EuroAsian Biodiversity”. Baku, Azerbaijan. 02-05 June 2015.

WORKSHOP: “International Workshop on Urbanization, Land Use, Land Degration and Environment”. Denizli, Türkiye. 28 Eylül-01 October 2009.

CONGRESS: “Xth. International Congress of Orthopterology”. Antalya, Türkiye. 21-25 June 2009.

WORKSHOP: “European Science Foundation, Conservation Genetics: Updating Concepts and Methods”. Antalya, Türkiye. 21-23 January 2007.

MEETING: “IUFRO Division 2 Joint Conference: Low Input Breeding and Genetic Conservation of Forest Tree Species”. Antalya, Türkiye. 9-13 October 2006.

LOCAL COMMITTEE MEMBER IN A NATIONAL ORGANIZATION

CONGRESS: 20. National Biology Congress, 21-25 June 2010, Denizli. 

SEMINARS

Clonal variation of Pinus brutia Ten. in outbreak areas of pine processionary moth. 30.05.2008.
Kuopio University, Research Seminars, Kuopio, Finland.  




AWARDS

 

Research Scholar European Science Foundation (ESF), Exchance Grant, VOCBAS Program, Department of Environmental Sciences, Kuopio University, Kuopio, Finland (2008)

Research Scholar Centre for International Mobility (CIMO). Department of Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Kuopio University, Kuopio, Finland (2007-2008)

Scholar TÜBİTAK Project No: 107T243 (TBAG-HD-266) Scientific Research Project. (May 2007-May 2008). 

Research Scholar European Science Foundation (ESF), Exchance Grant, VOCBAS Program, Department of Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Kuopio University, Kuopio, Finland (2006).

Research Scholar Finnish Government Scholarships. Department of Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Kuopio University, Kuopio, Finland  (2005-2006).