Akdeniz Üniversitesi

Advisors to the Rector Responsible for the International Relations Office

 Prof.Dr.Burhan ÖZKAN.jpgProf. Dr. Burhan ÖZKAN
(2012 – 2016)

Professor Özkan worked as Head of the Department of Agricultural Economics in the Faculty of Agriculture from 1995 to 2011, as well as Vice-Dean of the Faculty of Agriculture from 2003 to 2004. He was the Director of AKUNSEM (Akdeniz University Continuing Education Centre) from 2005 to 2008, and a prominent member of the YÖK Working Group within the Faculty of Agriculture of Akdeniz University from 2009 to 2010. Professor Özkan has served as Advisor to the Rector of Akdeniz University, and as Bologna Coordinator of Akdeniz University from 2010 to 2012. Professor Özkan served as Advisor to the Rector for International Relations, and Akdeniz University IAESTE Representative from 2012 to 2016.



 Prof. Dr. Veli ORTAÇEŞME

Prof. Dr. Veli ORTAÇEŞME
(2005 – 2011)

Professor Ortaçeşme worked as Vice-dean and Erasmus Coordinator of the Faculty of Agriculture from 2003 to 2004, and as a member of the Board of the Socrates/Erasmus Programme for Akdeniz University from 2005 to 2007. Since 2008 he has been Head of the Department of Landscape Architecture in the Faculty of Agriculture. Professor Ortaçeşme served as Advisor to the Rector with special responsibility for International Relations from 2006 to 2011, and we still owe him a debt of gratitude for the many valuable contributions he made during his period of office


 Prof. Dr. Oğuz Kerim BAŞKURT

Prof. Dr. Oğuz Kerim BAŞKURT
(2004 – 2005)

Professor Başkurt was a commanding presence within Akdeniz University, and held a number of senior positions including Head of the Department of Physiology, Head of the Board of Animal Ethics, Head of the Committee of Strategic Planning, and Vice-rector. We remember him particularly for his pioneering work as Chief Advisor to the Rector and International Relations Coordinator from 2004 to 2007. It is with great sadness that we must record that Prof. Dr. Oğuz Kerim Başkurt, the teacher of us all, died on July 20th 2013. May God bless his soul.