teaching & academic supervision

Teaching

Fall term 2019
Seminar (MA, PhD): “Qualitative Approaches in STS: Cyborgs and Technobodies“, Design, Technology and Society Program, Özyeğin University (Istanbul, Turkey)

Winter term 2014/15
Research Project: “Human-Animal Relationships in the Zoo”, during the project weeks for study preperations, together with Dennis Kirschsieper (Social Sciences Department, University of Duisburg-Essen)

Summer term 2014
Seminar (MA): “Medicine and Society” [LSF] (Institute of Sociology, University of Duisburg-Essen)

Workshop: “Brain and Society” during the Spring School 2014 (Social Sciences Department, University of Duisburg-Essen)

Winter term 2013/14
Research Project: “Human-Animal Relationships in the Zoo”, during the project weeks for study preperations, together with Anna Herwig & Dennis Kirschsieper (Social Sciences Department, University of Duisburg-Essen)

Summer term 2013
Workshop: “Individualized medicine as societal challenge”, during the Spring School 2013 (Social Sciences Department, University of Duisburg-Essen)

Summer term 2009
Seminar (BA): “The sociological view of technology: about the mechanization of society, about cyborgs and other socio-technical constructs” (Institute of Sociology, Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen)

Summer term 2007
Tutorial: “LegoMindstorms”, tutorial for the interdisciplinary summer school “Interdisziplinarität lernen: Autonome Roboter, Techniktheorie & der eigene Tellerrand” (Centre for Interdisciplinary Studies, University of Duisburg-Essen)

 

Academic Supervision

PhD students:

Beyza Dilem Topdal (Özyeğin University), dissertation (working) title: Cyborg Seas and Critters: Macrofauna of Bosphorus Under The Lens of Feminist Technoscience (since 04/2019)

Burak Taşdizen (Özyeğin University), dissertation (working) title: Caring as Design Activism: Temporary Assemblages for the Well-being of Street Cats of Istanbul (since 04/2019)

Academic Supervision within the PhD Fellowship Program of the Orient-Institut Istanbul (OII)

Shahrzad Irannejad (RTG 1876 “Early Concepts of Humans and Nature”, JGU Mainz), dissertation title: Localization of the Avicennean Inner Senses in a Hippocratic Body (for the duration of the PhD fellowship at the OII, 1.9.2019–29.2.2020)

Benan Grams (Georgetown University), dissertation title: The History of Ottoman Medicine in Syria 1832-1919 (for the duration of the PhD fellowship at the OII, 1.7.2019–31.12.2019)

Şafak Kılıçtepe (Indiana University Bloomington), dissertation title: Reproductive Technologies, Pronatalism and Ethnicity: An Ethnography of Situated Reproduction in Turkey (for the duration of the PhD fellowship at the OII, 28.11.2018–10.5.2019)

Maria Kramer (London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE), dissertation title: The Inherited Risk”. The Medicalisation of Consanguineous Marriage in Contemporary Turkey (for the duration of the PhD fellowship at the OII, 19.10.2016–18.3.2017)

Hande Güzel (University of Cambridge), dissertation title: Becoming of the Body through Re-Virginization Practices in Turkey (for the duration of the PhD fellowship at the OII, 1.10.2016–28.2.2017)