Since May 2015: Research Fellow, head of the research field “Human, Medicine and Society”, Orient-Insitut Istanbul (Turkey), Max Weber Foundation (Germany)
Nov 2015: Dr. rer. soc., Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen, Fakultät für Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaften, Institut für Soziologie, entitled: “Neuroscience in Practice. Zur Ko-Konstitution des techno-zerebralen Subjekts in den Neurowissenschaften“, published Aug 2016: Şahinol, Melike (2016): “Das techno-zerebrale Subjekt. Zur Symbiose von Mensch und Maschine in den Neurowissenschaften”. Bielefeld: transcript Verlag
August 2011: 4S Fellow (Society for Social Studies of Science) at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory | European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBL|EMBO) Science and Society Summer School „The Human Animal: Scientific, Social and Moral Perspectives“, Heidelberg (D).
Jul 2011- Jan 2015: Research Assistant to Prof. Dr. Ingo Schulz-Schaeffer, Institute of Sociology, Chair of Sociological Theory, University of Duisburg-Essen
Research Manager of the Research Project: “Techniques and Practices of Transnational Cooperation within the Software Engineering Sector” (https://www.uni-due.de/transsoft/)
Jun 2011- Sep 2011: Research Assistant to Prof. Dr. Roger Häußling, Institute of Sociology, Chair of Sociology of Technology and Organization, RWTH Aachen University
Mar 2010– Mar 2011: Laboratory Study within a practical training in Neuroscience, Neurosurgery Department, Clinics in several cities, Neuroprosthetics, Centre for Integrative Neuroscience
Fall 2009: Fellow at the Programm „Science, Technology and Society“, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, Cambridge (MA).
2008-2011: Stipendiary, doctoral student and member of the Postgraduate Programme “Bioethics”, a Research Training Group of the German Research Foundation (DFG) at the International Centre of Ethics in the Sciences and Humanities (IZEW), Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen (D).
2008-2013: Ph.D. fellowship in the project “TRANSDISS- disciplinary research in transdisciplinarity” which is funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (D).
Oct 2007– Mar 2008: Research Assistant to Prof. Dr. Manfred Max Bergman, Institute of Sociology, Chair of Methodology and Political Sociology, University of Basel (Switzerland)
May 2007– Jun 8, 2007: Research Assistant to Visiting Professor Dr. Jutta Weber, Centre for Interdisciplinary Studies, University of Duisburg-Essen
Sep 2006– Apr 8, 2007: Student Assistant to Visiting Professor Dr. Jutta Weber, Centre for Interdisciplinary Studies, University of Duisburg-Essen
Jan 10, 2006–Feb 10, 2006: Student Apprentice, Research Group ‘Governance’ of the Institute of Political Science, “Modern Democratic Governance” (Chair: Prof. Dr. Karl-Rudolf, Korte), University of Duisburg-Essen
Apr 2002– Aug 2006: Student Assistant for the Institute of Sociology, Institute of Sociology, University of Duisburg-Essen
Sep 2001– Mar 2007 (education): Social Sciences with the main focus on Sociology, minor Political Science and Psychology at the University of Duisburg-Essen, MA in Social Sciences (Dipl.-Soz.-Wiss.) with the final grade of 1.0 (distinction), Thesis: “The Geneses of Smart Home Technology”
Jun 1999– Aug 2001: Management Assistant in Data Processing (Information Systems), Debeka Head Office (class of insurance), Koblenz
Aug 1996– Aug 1999 (education): Management Assistant in Data Processing, Apprenticeship at Debeka Head Office (class of insurance), Koblenz