The Steinhardt Institute for Higher Education Policy is pleased to annouce the upcoming public forum

Higher Education in Turkey: Challenges and Opportunities 

Dr. Füsun Akarsu
Vice President of Boğaziçi University 

Event Details:
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 - 5:00pm
NYU Abu Dhabi Events Space
19 Washington Square North
New York University

Light refreshments

Professor Akarsu's work is in Education Science, where she studies educational strategies in the contexts of child development and institutional design. She has taught courses at Boğaziçi University, Middle East Technical University, Doğuş University, and Yıldız Technical University and is spending this year as a Visiting Professor at the Monterey Institute of International Studies of Middlebury College, where she is teaching a course on International Education Policy and a workshop on Intercultural Modes of Thinking. In Turkey, she has served in top leadership positions at Boğaziçi University as well as on government committees.