Leading Women in Academia
6.11.2018 16:00
YER : AB4-4302
School of Management and Administrative Sciences

Prof. Ayşe Soysal
Prof. Ayşe Soysal was the the first woman to be appointed as the president of Boğaziçi University. She served on the Science Board of TÜBİTAK and on the board of the Higher Education Council of Turkey. She is on the board of advisors of KAGIDER (Association of Women Entrepreneurs), and on the executive committee of the Hrant Dink Foundation. She is a trustee of Boğaziçi University Foundation, Kadir Has University Foundation, and the Open Society Foundation in Turkey. Prof. Soysal is presently working as a faculty member in İstanbul Şehir University.
Prof. Funda Sivrikaya Şerifoğlu
Prof. Funda Sivrikaya Şerifoğlu is the founding president of Düzce University, which was awarded European Entrepreneurship Award in 2011. She is the founding coordinator of TULIP, the first training and mentorship program for woman leadership in higher education in Turkey. She is the founding president of the Turkey forum of IWF, an international network of over 6500 women leaders across 36 countries.  She is awarded Women Who Make A Difference Award by International Women’s Forum (2015), International Caucasian Award by the International Caucasian Association (2018), and The Special Award by the Women Who Shatter The Glass Ceiling Platform (2018).

​* The event will be held in English.