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Boğaziçi University


İstanbul University

B.S. Chemistry and Physics



University of Wales

University College of Aberystwyth

Ph.D. Chemistry



University of  Houston

Postdoctoral Research Fellow



University of  Calgary

Postdoctoral Research Fellow



University of  Southern California

AID Research Fellow



University of Notre Dame

Visiting Research Associate






B.Sc (Lic. Dipl.)

in Chemistry and Physics 

Faculty of Sciences, University of Istanbul (1962)


Ph.D. in Chemistry 
Edward Davies Chemical Laboratory 
University of Wales, 

University College of Aberystwyth

Aberystwyth, UK (1968) 


Docent Degree in Physical Chemistry: 
University of İstanbul (1975)


Post Doctoral Research Fellow 
Department of Chemistry,

University of Houston

Houston, U.S.A (1968-1970)


Post Doctoral Research Fellow: 
Department of Chemistry, 

University of Calgary, 

Calgary, Canada (1970-1971)


Visiting Research Associate  
Department of Chemistry

Hydrocarbon Research Institute 

University of Southern California, 

Los Angeles, California, U.S.A (1979-1980)


Visiting Research Associate 

Associate Professional Specialist 
Radiation Laboratory, 

University of Notre Dame,  
Notre Dame, Indiana,U.S.A (1981-1982)




Research Assistantship 
University of Wales, United Kingdom 


Post doctoral Research Fellowship 
American Atom Energy Commission 
University of Houston, U.S.A. 


Post doctoral Research Fellowship 
Canadian Research Council 
University of Calgary, Canada.


AID Fellowship 
University of Southern California, U.S.A.


IUPAC Fellowship 

International Union of Pure and applied Chemistry

United Kingdom




Research Chemist: 
Turkish Atomic Energy Commission 
Nuclear Research and Training Center, 
Istanbul, Turkey (1964-1965)


Research Assistant: 
University College of Wales, Aberystwyth,  
Wales, UK (1965-1968)


Assistant Professor: 
Department of Chemistry, Robert College,  
Istanbul, Turkey (1971)


Assistant Professor: 
Department of Chemistry,  
Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey (1971-1975)


Department Chairman: 
Department of Chemistry, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey (1973-1975), (1976-1978), (1983-2001)


Committee Member: 
UNESCO, Man and Biosfer (MAB) Turkish National Committee Member, Ankara, Turkey (1974-1981)


Docent (Associate Professor): 
Chemistry Department, Bogazici University,  
Istanbul, Turkey (1975-1981)


Faculty Dean: 
Faculty of Arts and Sciences,  
Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey (1975-1976)


School for Advanced Vocational Studies, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey (1976-1979)


TUBITAK Science Committee Member:  
Environmental Sciences Research Group,  
The Scientific and Technical Research Council of Turkey, Turkey (1977-1981)


Chemistry Department, Bogazici University,  
Istanbul, Turkey (since 1981)


Institute of Environmental Sciences,  
Boğazici University, Istanbul, Turkey (1983-1991)


FECS Council Member: 
Federation of European Chemical Societies, (1989-1990)


ICC Commission Member: 
Commission on Environment,  
International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Headquarters,

Paris, France (since 1997)



Royal Chemical Society

American Chemical Society

International Union of Pure and applied Chemistry

Turkish Chemical Society 

Turkish Physical Society



Fortran IV Computer Programming 
Houston Medical Center, Houston,Texas, U.S.A (1970)

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