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Merve Özkorkmaz

  • PhD candidate
  • Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University

    Research interests

    subprime mortgage crisisHousing CrisisDisplacementMega Projects in IstanbulRefugees Settlement StrategiesRemigrationEvictionUrban RenewalUrban TransformationHousing BubbleSegregation

    About

    Nowadays I'm interested in the Turkish Housing Bubble, if it exists or not.

    Professional experience

    Urban Planner

    Municipality of Bolu

    January 2014 - December 2015(2 years)

    Intern at Housing and Slum Upgrading Branch

    United Nations Human Settlements Programme

    January 2013 - December 2013(a year)

    Education history

    PhD

    Mimar Sinan Guzel Sanatlar Universitesi

    February 2016 - Present

    Master's Degree

    Vrije Universiteit Brussel

    September 2011 - September 2013(2 years)

    Bachelor's Degree

    Istanbul Teknik Universitesi

    September 2005 - February 2011(5 years)

    Erasmus Exchange

    HafenCity Universität

    January 2010 - September 2010(8 months)