Alumni

GRADUATES OF METU ARCHITECTURAL HISTORY

(Name, thesis/dissertation, year, program, advisor, current job, job definition)

(listed from the earliest to the most recent)

Enginsoy, A. Sevil "Use of iron as a new building material in nineteeth century Western and Ottoman Architecture" 1990 MSc. in History and Theory of Architecture İnci Aslanoğlu, Kadir Has Üniversitesi/Architecture Academic

Altan, T. Elvan "Historicism and architecture : a conceptual framework for interpretations of historicism in contemporary Turkish and Western architecture" 1991 MA İnci Aslanoğlu, ODTÜ/Architecture Academic

Fişekçioğlu, Semra "Impacts of westernization on "Yalı" architecture along the Bosphorus in İstanbul with references to the selected examples" 1991 MA İnci Aslanoğlu, ---

Çağlayan, Gaye    "An exploration of " Space" and "Performance" in the early 20th century avant-garde movements through a historical surveying" 1991 MA İnci Aslanoğlu, ---

Aktürk, Şule    "A study on the marble work of the Coban Mustafa Pasha Mosque at Gebze" 1992 MA İnci Aslanoğlu, ---

Barakat, Heba N   "A study on the marble work of the Coban Mustafa Pasha Mosque at Gebze" 1992 MA Ömür Bakırer, Head of the Curatorial Affairs Department at the Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia Museum

Özgenel, Lale   "A study on the evolution of the domestic architecture in Western Anatolia from the archaic to the Hellenistic periods" 1992 MA Suna Güven, ODTÜ/Architecture Academic

Ceylan, Burcu "Marble style of Anatolia: a study on the role of marble in the architecture of Asia Minor inthe Roman period" 1994 MA Suna Güven, Akdeniz Üniversitesi/ History of Art Academic

Araz, Melda   "Impacts of political decisions in the formation of railroads and railroad architecture in Turkey between 1856 and 1950" 1995 MA İnci Aslanoğlu, Başkontrolör/Kültür Turizm Bakanlığı Ministry of culture and tourism

Işık, Figen    "A study on the changing Turkish bathing culture under the western influences" 1995 MA İnci Aslanoğlu ODTÜ / Endüstri Ürünleri Tasarımı Academic

Erkal, Namık Günay    "Constantinopolis : a study on the city of Constantinople as the artifice of Constantine the Great's imperial project" 1995 MA Suna Güven, ODTÜ/Architecture Academic (MA/Phd METU)

Camgöz, Nilgün "Museums: concept, history and architecture with a special survey on the Turkish case" 1996 MA Jale N. Erzen, Bilkent/Interior Architecture & Environmental Design Academic

Savaşkan, Erkmen "Architecture and fashion : indices of the Turkish westernization process through the study of the 'fashionable' in hotel architecture" 1996 MA Aydan Balamir, Freelance Architect

Harmanşah, Ömür "Drama marginality space architecture of ritual action in archaic Greece a Hellenistic paradigm: Pergamum "1996 MA Suna Güven, University of Illinois/Art history Academic

Onrat, Fulya "Roman amphitheatres in Anatolia" 1997 MS Suna Güven, EMT İnşaat Architect

Özdemir, Kadir "Evaluating the place of Hagia Sophia among Jusitinian's other persuasive achievements" 1997 MS Suna Güven, Teget Mimarlık Architect

Sülüner, Sinan   "The Origins of the inscribed cross churches andthe development of the type in Istanbul" 1998 MS Suna Güven, ---

Üçer, İdil   "Reconciliation of authority and the subjects:Institutionalization of the imperial cult and evolution of its architecture in Asia Minor" 1998 MA Suna Güven, Bilgi Üniversitesi/Architecture Academic

Erkmen, Alev   "The church of theodore metochites : a re-reading of the edifice as a mnemonic artefact"  1998 MS Suna Güven, Yıldız Teknik Üniversitesi/Architecture Academic

Keser, Elif   "The ecclesiastical architecture of the Syrian orthodox in Tur Abidin" 1999 MA Jale N. Erzen, Dokuz Eylül Üniversitesi /Museum Studies Academic

Erşahin Sapcı, Serap   "Ottoman Baroque architecture seen through five Selatin Mosques" 1999 MA İnci Aslanoğlu, Sinpaş Architect ?

Derer, Burcu   "The evolution of design in the reconstruction period within the context of Western Europea" 1999 MA Tansel Korkmaz, TOBB Üniversitesi / mimar Academic/Architect

Bostan, Selen Bahriye   "An interperation of the Divriği complex(its architecture ornamentation from the perspective of the cosmos understanding in the 13 th century Anatolia" 1999 MA Ali U. Peker, Adelaide University/Architecture  Academic

Soyöz, Ufuk    "Temples of Apollo at Didyma and Klaros in Inonia as centers of oracular and political activity" 1999 MA Suna Güven, Kemerburgaz Üniversitesi/Architecture Academic

Merzi, Serpil    "Observations on selected Ottoman mosques in the light of social transformation of the eighteenth and the beginning of the nineteenth centuries" 1999 MS İnci Aslanoğlu, Bilkent Üniversitesi/Design and Architecture    Academic

Akyürek, Göksun    "Modernization and spatial practice in early republician Ankara : the Gazi farm and Atatürk boulevard" 2000 MS Belgin Turan Özkaya, Bahçeşehir Üniversitesi/ Architecture and Design Academic

Dinçer, Emel    "An architectural and literary overview of Ankara between 1923-1950" 2000 MS İnci Aslanoğlu, ---

Beyhan, Bahar    "Representation of architecture in the 16th century Ottoman miniature painting" 2001 MA Jale N. Erzen VIA Architects Architect

Erkal, Namık Günay    "Haliç extra mural zone: a spatio temporal framework for understanding the architecture of the Istanbul city"  2001 PhD Prof. Dr. Jale Erzen ODTÜ/Architecture Academic

İskender, Sevgin Deniz    "Ottomans and nature: landscape, architecture and life in the open" 2002 MS Jale N. Erzen, DİZAYN D MİMARLIK Architect

Türkoğlu, Sinem    "Formation and transformation of urban fabric in the 19th century Bursa" 2002 MS İnci Aslanoğlu, Kültür Turizm Bakanlığı Ministry of culture and tourism

Öztürk, Onur Egyptian    "Influences on the architecture of Roman Asia Minor" 2002 MS Suna Güven, ---

Caner, Çağla    "A Study on portal compositionand its contribution to façade design in Anatolian Seljuk Buildings" 2002 MS Ömür Bakırer, Başkent Üniversitesi / Architecture Academic

Peri, Burak    "Building the modern environment in early republication Turkey: Sumerbank Kayseri and Nazilli factory settlements" 2002 MS Elvan Altan, Maviperi Mimarlık / Architect

Temizsoy, Arzu   "Resettlement of Balkan refugees in Izmir during the late Ottoman period: asurvey on the urban and architectural properties of the planned district of Degirmendagi" 2002 MS Cana Bilsel, Restorasyon Dairesi        Başkanlığı Yatırımlar Şube Müdürlüğü personeli Ministry of culture and tourism

Yildiz, Şebnem    "The image of the Ideal home/ modern house in popular magazines during the post-world war two period in Turkey" 2002 MS Elvan Altan, Bilgi Üniversitesi/Architecture Academic

Gürol, Pelin    "Building for women's education during the Early Republican period in Turkey: İsmet Paşa Girls' Institute in Ankara in the 1930's" 2003 MA Elvan Altan, TOBB Üniversitesi/Mimarık Academic (MA/Phd METU)

İmamoğlu, Bilge    "Workers' housing projects by Seyfi Arkan in the Zonguldak coalfield: a case of modernization in early republican Turkey" 2003 MA Elvan Altan, TED Üniversitesi/Architecture Academic

Belgin-Henry, Ayşe    "Choice and context in the late antique architecture : Questioning the clician "Domed Basilicas" 2003 MA Suna Güven, ---

Uysal, Yüksel Yeşim    "A survey on the system of education at the Middle East Technical University Department of Architecture, 1956-1980"  2003 MA Elvan Altan Atılım Üniversitesi/Architecture Academic

Onurlu, Sema   "Symbol space and meaning in hittite architectur"e 2004 MA Suna Güven, ---

Uğur, Selen    "An architectural and social inventory of the past and the present: documenting the 19th century houses" in Menteşbey 2004 MA Lale Özgenel, ---

Arı, Meltem    "The inscribed-cross churches in Göreme"  2004 MA Suna Güven, Kültür Turizm Bakanlığı Ministry of culture and tourism

Uçar, Gülnur    "The crusader castles of Cyprus their place within the crusading history"  2004 MA Suna Güven, ---

Melek (Gözübüyük), Dilşad    "New interpretations of domestic space and life : the emergence of apartment buildings in nineteenth century İstanbul"  2004 MA Lale Özgenel, ---

Çalış, Bahar Deniz    "Ideal and real spaces of Ottoman Imagination : continuity and Change in Ottoman Rituals of Poetry"  2004 PhD Jale N. Erzen, Bilgi Üniversitesi/Architecture Academic

Esin, Didem    "A study on possible foreign impacts on the Sungur Bey Mosque in Nigde" 2005 MA Ömür Bakırer,  ---

Elmas, Nimet    "An analysis of the conservation of the twentieth century architectural heritage in Turkey : the case of Ankara"  2005 MA Elvan Altan, Kültür Varlıkları ve Müzeler Genel Müdürlüğü Ministry of culture and tourism

Çonkır, Esra    "Architectural elaboration of the "public" in the domestic architecture of late antique Anantolia: changes and transformations in the private setting"  2005 MA Lale Özgenel, ODTÜ/Sosyal bilimler enstitüsü Academic

Sümertaş, Firuzan Melike    "Female patronage in classical Ottoman architecture : five case studies in İstanbul"  2006 MA Lale Özgenel, Boğaziçi Üniversitesi/ Research Assistant/ Tarih Academic

Özpek, Burak Bilgehan    "Ayn Rand objectivism and architecture" 2006 MA Elvan Altan, TOBB Üniversitesi /Uluslararsı İlişkiler Academic

Şener, Mehmet    "Reviewing the periodical Yapı (1941-1943) : study on architectural practice and ideology in Turkey during the Second World War" 2006 MA Elvan Altan, Kocaeli Üniversitesi/ Architecture Academic

Taşdöğen, Fatma Sezin    "Traditional Karacasu (Aydın) dwellings : an investigstion into theirarchitectural and social characteristics" 2006 MA Lale Özgenel, Kultur Varliklari ve Muzeler Genel Mudurlugu Ministry of culture and tourism

Oğuz, Zeynep    "Multi-functional buildings of the T-type in Ottoman context : network of identity and territorialization" 2006 MA Elvan Altan, Harvard / Phd candidate

Pınar, Ekin Myth,    "Landscape and boundaries : the impact of the notion of sacredness of nature on Greek urbanism and architecture"  2006 MA Suna Güven, University of Pennsylvania/Cinema Studies Academic

Yoncacı, Pelin   "Roman urban space framed by colonnades : mediating between myth, memory and history in Ephesus" 2006 MA Suna Güven, METU/architecture Academic

Özkan, Meltem    "Zocalo : tansformation of an Aztec religious center into a colonial town Square in Mexico City" 2006 MA Ali Uzay Peker, Karabük Üniversitesi /Architecture Academic

Dinler, Oya    "A comparative formal investigation of the bath-gymnasium complex plan type in roman Asia Minor as a reflection of Romanization and urban renewal 2007 MA Suna Güven, ---

Katipoğlu, Ceren    "An analysis of Architect Sinan's late period mosque"s 2007 MA Jale N. Erzen, Çankaya Üniversitesi / Architecture Academic

Tozoğlu, Ahmet Erdem "Grand hotels in major cities of Turkey, 1950-1980 : an evaluation of modern architecture and tourism" 2007 MA Elvan Altan Abdullah Gül Üniversitesi / Architecture Academic

Tan, Ceyda Başak    "Educational function of art museums : two case studies from Turkey" 2007 MA Jale N. Erzen, Digital Marketing Consultant Freelance

Tanglay, Özgün    "The presentation of industrial design in the popular media: a research study on popular home style magazines in the post-1980 period in Turkey"  2007 MA Jale N. Erzen, Yoga teacher Freelance

Kaytan, Emre    "An investigation of water supply in Roman Ankara"  2008 MA Suna Güven, Bilkent Ü./MBA Engineer

Işık, Özgür Emre    "Theory and practice: socio-political and philosophical dynamics in the evolution of the grid-plan in Ancient Greek cities" 2008 MA Suna Güven, Harvard / TA Academic

Açıkgöz, Ümit Fırat    "A case in French colonial politics of architecture and urbanism: Antioch and Alexandretta during the mandate"  2008 MA Belgin Turan Özkaya, Rice University / Phd candidate

Şeker Ilgın, Ayşegül    ‘‘Form’’ and ‘‘space’’ in Roman domestic architecture: the architectural language of the Atrium house" 2008 MA Lale Özgenel, İstanbul 6 Numaralı Kültür Varlıklarını Koruma Bölge Kurulu Müdürlüğü, Kültür ve Turizm Bakanlığı Ministry of culture and tourism

Ceylanlı, Zeynep    "Sigfried Giedion's "space, time and architecture": an analysis of modern architectural historiography"  2008 MA Belgin Turan Özkaya, Bahçeşehir Üniversitesi / Architecture and Design Academic

Bancı, Selda    "Turkish pavilion in the Brussels Expo'58: a study on architectural modernization in Turkey during the 1950s"  2009 MA Elvan Altan, DP+Güzey Mimarlık/METU Phd candidate

Çekiç, Can Eyüp "Savoir vivre cosmopolite: Ahmed Midhat's "Avrupa Adab-ı Muaşereti Yahut Alafranga" as a source for the modernization of the codes of social behavior in the late nineteenth century " 2009 MA Namık Erkal, Bilkent Üniversitesi /History Academic

Acar, Sibel   "Intersections: architecture and photography in Victorian Britain"  2009 MA Sevil Enginsoy Ekinci, ---

Karlık, Özge   "From the “author” to the “reader”: visiting literary house-museums in Istanbul" 2009 MA Sevil Enginsoy Ekinci, Ayrıntı Yayınları/Translator Translator

Demirkol, Hatice Günseli    "The Turkish Grand National Assembly complex: an evaluation of the function and meaning of parliamentary spaces" 2009 PhD Elvan Altan, Anadolu Üniversitesi / Architecture Academic

Kavas, Kemal Reha    "Environmental aesthetics of the rural architectural tradition in the Mediterranean highlander settlement: the case study of Ürünlü"  2009 PhD Jale N. Erzen, Akdeniz Üniversitesi /Architecture Academic

Bleta, Indrit    "Influences of political regime shifts on the urban scene of a capital city case study: Tiran"  2010 MA Elvan Altan, DP+Güzey Mimarlık Architect

Horuz, Semra    "The book, the body and architectural history in Peter Greenaway's cinematography"  2010 MA Sevil Enginsoy Ekinci, Bilgi Üniversitesi /Res. Ass. Academic

Yazıcı, Ezgi    "Theater in nineteenth century İstanbul: cases for the translation of an architectural type"  2010 MA Namık Erkal, ---

Alptekin, Ali Haydar    "Making the "heart" of Russian territorialization: railways and Moscow railway stations"  2010 MA Elvan Altan, Epik international Architect

Öztürk, Fatma Gül    "A comparative architectural investigation of the Middle Byzantine courtyard complexes in Açiksaray - Cappadocia: questions of monastic and secular settlement"  2010 PhD Suna Güven, Çankaya Üniversitesi  / Architecture Academic

Hayes, Kenneth    "The wooden hypostyle mosques of Anatolia: mosque- and state-building under Mongol suzerainty"  2010 PhD Ali Uzay Peker, critic/curator Freelance

Kalınbayrak, Aygün    "Elite benefaction in Roman Asia Minor: the case of Plancia Magna in Perge"  2011 MA Suna Güven, Gaziosmanpaşa Üniversitesi /Architecture Academic

Öztürk, Özgür    "A digital reconstruction of visual experience and the Sebasteion of Aphrodisias" 2011 MA Suna Güven, LEED Green Associate/METU Phd Architect

Kardaş, Ayşegül    "Transformation of the Ottoman built environment in the nineteenth century in Anatolia: the case of Tokat"  2011 MA Elvan Altan, BRSA Architect

Baran, Mustafa Kemal    "Travelling/writing/drawing: Karl Friedrich Schinkel's architectural journey to Italy (1824)" 2011 MA Sevil Enginsoy Ekic, Koç Üniversitesi  / TA Academic

Göloğlu, Sabiha    "Analyzing the Mimarlik journal: a study on architecture in Turkey in the 1980s"  2011 MA Elvan Altan, Koç Üniversitesi / TA Academic

Keskin, Ümran    "Afterlives of Hagia Sophia: the change in the official attitudes towards preserving antiquities in the Late Ottoman and Early Republican Periods" 2011 MA Suna Güven, Kültür ve Turizm Bakanlığı, Kültür Varlıkları ve     Müzeler Genel Müdürlüğü, Uygulamalar Daire Başkanlığı Ministry of culture and tourism

Günsoy, Belkıs Harika "Reconstructing" the Ottoman Imperial Harem of the nineteenth century: memoirs of Leyla Saz on the Old Çırağan Palace"  2011 MA Sevil Enginsoy Ekinci, ---

Resuloğlu, Çılga   "The Tunali Hilmi avenue, 1950s-1980s: the formation of a public place in Ankara"  2011 PhD Elvan Altan, Atılım Üniversitesi /Architecture Academic

Çetin, Yunus    "Beyond built form: The Colosseum"  2011 MA Suna Güven, ---

Güney, Ahmet Öncü    "Investigating the house-church in Dura-Europos: production of social space" 2012 MA Suna Güven, TOBB Üniversitesi / Phd candidate at METUAcademic

Baykara, Ayşe Bike    "The Entertainment structures in Roman Pergamon" 2012 MA Suna Güven, University of Illinois/art history Phd candidate

Köseoğlu, Ayça   "Changing context of Olympic victor statues in Greece and Rome" 2012 MA Suna Güven, McGill University/History of Architecture Phd candidate

Junejo, Rabela    "Architectural permeability : stylistic encounter in the architecture of the Makli Necoropolis (14th-16th Centuries") 2012 MA Ali Uzay Peker, METU/History of Architecture Phd / NED University of Engineering and Technology Karachi

Gürol Öngören, Pelin    "Displaying cultural heritage, defining collective identity : museums from the late Ottoman Empire to the early Turkish Republic" 2012 PhD Elvan Altan, TOBB Üniversitesi /Mimarık Academic

Özcan, Zeynep   "Intersection of architecture and music as Gesamtkunstwerk in Iannis Xenakis' selected works" 2013 MA Sevil Enginsoy Ekinci, ITU / Sonic Arts Phd

Karamanoğlu, Sema   "One historian two books: Beatriz Colomina’s historiographical approach in “privacy and publicity” and “domesticity at war” 2013 MA Belgin Turan Özkaya , ---

Yıldırım, Mehmet Salih    "Experiencing the ancient theatre : a perspective on interpreting the ancient greek and roman theatre through reflections from the space of the performer"  2013 MA Suna Güven, ---

Köseoğlu, Irmak    "Late Ottoman resort houses in Istanbul: Büyükada and Kadıköy" 2013 MA Lale Özgenel, ---

Becker, Martina    "Making art in the early Turkish Republic: The Academy of Fine Arts in İstanbul and the Art-Craft Department in Ankara 2013" PhD Elvan Altan, Humboldt University/Institute für kunst und Bildeschichte Academic

Şener, Mehmet    "Contractors and contractorship : an analysis of public building constructions in early Republican Turkey"  2013 PhD Elvan Altan, Kocaeli Üniversitesi / Architecture Academic

Tozoğlu, Ahmet Erdem    "Actors of change: railway projects and urban architectureof Balkan cities in the late Ottoman period" 2013 PhD Sevil Enginsoy Ekinci, Abdullah Gül Üniversitesi / Architecture Academic

Kılıç Yıldız, Şule    "Byzantium between “east” and “west”: perceptions and architectural historiography of the Byzantine heritage"  2013 PhD Suna Güven, Kültür ve Turizm Bakanlığı, Kültür Varlıkları ve Müzeler Genel Müdürlüğü Ministry of culture and tourism

Tabibi, Baharak    "Propagating “modernities”: art and architectural patronage of Shahbanu Farah Pahlavi" 2013 PhD Belgin Turan Özkaya, Nişantaşı Üniversitesi  / Architecture Academic

Altınöz, Özkan   "Meltem Idiosyncratic narratives: mudéjar architecture and its historiography in Spain"  2013 PhD Ali Uzay Peker, Karabük Üniversitesi  /Architecture Academic

Mehmetoğlu, Yıldız İpek   "Parisian avant-garde women and the production of “domestic” space in the early twentieth century" 2014 MA Belgin Turan Özkaya,   McGill University/History of Architecture Phd

Katipoğlu Özmen, Ceren   "Re-thinking historiography on Ottoman mosque architecture: nineteenth century provincial sultan mosques"  2014 PhD Jale N. Erzen, Çankaya Üniversitesi / Architecture Academic

Özden, Deniz    "Theory and practice of geometry in medieval architecture in the middle east (10th-14th centuries)" 2015 MA Ali Uzay Peker,   ODTÜ/Research assistant and Phd candidateArchitecture Academic 

Özcan, Seçil "Tracing literary architecture: spatial in-betweenness in Virginia Woolf’s between the acts" 2015 MA Sevil Enginsoy Ekinci,   Başkent Üniversitesi and ODTÜ Phd candidate / Architecture Academic 

Kutluata, Cemre Naz    "Personifying history: Vernon Lee and re-imagining the Florentine renaissance"  2015 MA Sevil Enginsoy Ekinci,   ODTÜ History of architecture Phd candidate

Coşkun, Semiha Deniz    "Tracing the trajectories of memory: the Nike of Samothrace" 2015 MA Suna Güven, İzmir Üniversitesi/ Research Assistant Academic

Sokullu, Seda     "Word, image & architectural historiography in W.G. Sebald’s austerlitz (2001)" 2015 MA Sevil Enginsoy Ekinci,   PROTA Mühendislik Proje ve Danışmanlık A.Ş Architect

Yavuz, Ezgi    "An Aesthetic response to an architectural challenge: architecture‘s dialogue with the arts in postwar Turkey"  2015 PhD Elvan Altan, Uluslararası Kıbrıs Üniversitesi  / Architecture Academic

Acar, Sibel    "Capturing Constantinople  travel albums (1884-1910)" 2015 PhD Sevil Enginsoy Ekinci,  ---

Ceylanlı, Zeynep    "Büyükada, its summer residences, and the bourgeois Ottoman interior at the turn of the twentieth century"  2015 PhD Belgin Turan Özkaya ,  Bahçeşehir Üniversitesi / Architecture and Design Academic

A GRAPHIC CREATED TO REPRESENT JOB DIVISIONS OF THE METU ARCHITECTURAL HISTORY GRADUATES

(greatest lot is in the academic segment: 53%)