ECPS Board

FatmaZehraColak
FatmaZehraColak

Dr. F. Zehra Colak

Member
Dr. F. Zehra Colak earned her Ph.D. in Education Sciences at KU Leuven, writing her dissertation on acculturation, intergroup relations, and discrimination among Turkish and Belgian university students. She also holds an MSc degree in...
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SelcukGultasli
SelcukGultasli

Ali Selcuk Gultasli

Member
Selcuk Gultasli is also the chairperson of ECPS's executive board. Mr. Gultasli is responsible for the operations of both the ECPS’s academic group and administrative staff. Mr. Gultasli was the Brussels Bureau Chief of Zaman...
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MerveReyhanKayikci
MerveReyhanKayikci

Dr. Merve Reyhan Kayikci

Member
Merve Reyhan Kayikci is a postdoctoral researcher for the H2020 funded project Religion Toleration and Peace (RETOPEA). She is trained as a social and cultural anthropologist. She obtained her Ph.D. from the Interculturalism, Migration, and...
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BulentKenes
BulentKenes

Dr. Bulent Kenes

Member
Bulent Kenes (Ph.D.) is an academic and journalist who has over 25 years of professional experience. He has managed multiple publications, both in Turkish and English. He has held top editorial positions at various media...
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MetinPehlivan
MetinPehlivan

Metin Pehlivan

Member
Metin Pehlivan is a banking professional. He graduated with a B.S. in Political Science from Ankara University in 1991. He worked as a bank professional from 1992 to 2015. Pehlivan is experienced in development financing, equity...
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MustafaKemalSirin
MustafaKemalSirin

Mustafa Kemal Sirin

President
Mustafa Kemal Sirin, born in 1964, studied engineering. Since finishing his education, he has devoted his life to educational activities, intercultural reconciliation, and social peace initiatives.  After settling in the newly formed Russian Federation in 1996,...
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ErkanToguslu
ErkanToguslu

Dr. Erkan Toguslu

Member
Dr. Erkan Toguslu is a researcher at the Institute for Media Studies at KU Leuven, Belgium. He received his M.A. and Ph.D. in sociology from Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (EHESS) in Paris....
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AliErtugrulTurkeli
AliErtugrulTurkeli

Ali Ertugrul Turkeli

Member
Ali Ertugrul Turkeli is a businessman who owns a financial consulting and investment company. Turkeli, who is among the founders of ECPS as a Trustee Board member, graduated from the Turkish Language and Literature Department...
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