She received her BA degree in Sociology (Galatasaray University, Istanbul) and her MA degree in Anatolian Civilizations and Cultural Heritage Management (Koç University, Istanbul—Vehbi Koç Foundation Fellow). After working at Pera Museum, Istanbul in the Business Development Projects between 2010-2012, she started to coordinate and curate the Federal German Migrant Women Association’s Bibliothek der Generationen project in the Historical Museum Frankfurt. Currently, she is pursuing her doctoral research at TU Berlin—IGK—Center for Metropolitan Studies Berlin-New York-Toronto (DFG Doctoral Fellow, TU Berlin Completion Grant Fellow). As she is the co-founder of the Museum Professionals Association in Turkey, her research interests span over museology, urban, and digital culture.
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