Education Information

Post Doctorate, The George Washington University, Institute For Middle East Studies, Institute For Middle East Studies, United States Of America 2011 - 2012
Doctorate, Columbia University in the City of New York, GSAS, Anthropology, United States Of America 2001 - 2010
Postgraduate, Bogazici University, Instıtute Of Socıal Scıences, Sosyoloji Bölümü, Turkey 1997 - 2000
Undergraduate, Bogazici University, Faculty Of Arts And Scıences, Department Of Psychology, Turkey 1991 - 1997
Undergraduate Double Major, Bogazici University, Faculty Of Arts And Scıences, Department Of Sogıology, Turkey 1991 - 1997

Foreign Languages

English, C1 Advanced

Dissertations

Doctorate, The politics of loss and the poetics of melancholy: A case study on Iraqi Turkmen, Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences , Anthropology, 2010
Postgraduate, The Iconography of Taksim Square: Competing Claims on a Public Space, Bogazici University, Instıtute Of Socıal Scıences, Sosyoloji Bölümü, 2000

Research Areas

Social Sciences and Humanities, Anthropology, Social Anthroplogy, Political Anthroplogy

Academic Titles / Tasks

Associate Professor, Istanbul University, Faculty Of Literature, Anthropology, 2021 - Continues
Assistant Professor, Istanbul University, Faculty Of Literature, Anthropology, 2012 - 2021
Lecturer PhD, The George Washington University, The Institute For Middle East Studies, The Institute For Middle East Studies, 2011 - 2012
Expert, Kadir Has Üniversitesi, Istanbul Arastirmalari Merkezi, Istanbul Arastirmalari Merkezi, 2011 - 2011
Instructor, Columbia University İn The City Of New York, Core Curriculum, Core Curriculum, 2007 - 2008
Research Assistant, Columbia University, Graduate School Of Arts And Sciences, Anthropology, 2002 - 2007
Research Assistant, İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi, Fen Edebiyat Fakultesi, Insan Ve Toplum Bilimleri, 1999 - 2001

Academic and Administrative Experience

Mevlana Exchange Program Coordinator, Istanbul University, Faculty Of Literature, Anthropology, 2013 - 2019
Erasmus Coordinator, Istanbul University, Faculty Of Literature, Anthropology, 2013 - 2019

Courses

Human Culture, Undergraduate, 2012 - 2013, 2013 - 2014, 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2016, 2016 - 2017, 2017 - 2018, 2018 - 2019, 2020 - 2021
Bilimsel Araştırma Teknikleri ve Yayın Etiği, Postgraduate, 2016 - 2017, 2017 - 2018, 2018 - 2019, 2020 - 2021
Readings in Cultural Anthropology, Undergraduate, 2015 - 2016, 2016 - 2017, 2017 - 2018, 2018 - 2019, 2020 - 2021, 2021 - 2022
Place/Space and Culture, Postgraduate, 2020 - 2021, 2021 - 2022
Political Anthropology, Doctorate, 2012 - 2013, 2013 - 2014, 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2016, 2016 - 2017, 2017 - 2018, 2018 - 2019
Readings in Cultural Anthropology, Undergraduate, 2018 - 2019
Applied Entrepreneruship, Undergraduate, 2013 - 2014, 2014 - 2015
Special Topics in Social Anthropology, Postgraduate, 2013 - 2014

Advising Theses

Büyüksaraç G., ENGAGEMENT WITH TANGIBLE/INTANGIBLE CULTURAL HERITAGE AND HISTORICAL MEMORY: THE CASE STUDY OF VAN LAKE BASIN, Postgraduate, R.Kaya(Student), Continues
Büyüksaraç G., Doctorate, O.Taycan(Student), Continues
Büyüksaraç G., Milagros Garcia M. P. , Contested Landscapes of Belonging at the Turkish-Syrian Border: The (Re)making of Antakya and Defne, Postgraduate, J.Rafael(Student), Continues
Büyüksaraç G., The Memory of Migration and Spatial Imagination among the Uzunyayla Circassians, Postgraduate, A.Aktekin(Student), Continues
Büyüksaraç G., Nation branding: The South Korean example in late capitalism era, Postgraduate, J.MO(Student), 2019

Jury Memberships

PhD Thesis Monitoring Committee Member, PhD Thesis Monitoring Committee Member, İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi, January, 2020
PhD Thesis Monitoring Committee Member, PhD Thesis Monitoring Committee Member, İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi, January, 2019
Post Graduate, Tez Savunma, İstanbul Üniversitesi Psikoloji Bölümü, November, 2017
Post Graduate, Tez Savunma, İstanbul Şehir Üniversitesi Sosyoloji Bölümü, June, 2017
Doctorate, Tez Savunma, İstanbul Şehir Üniversitesi Antropoloji Bölümü, May, 2017
Post Graduate, Tez Savunma, Kadir Has Üniversitesi, May, 2017
Doctorate, Tez Savunma, Institute for Advanced Studies Lucca (İtalya), June, 2016
Doctorate, Tez İzleme Komitesi Üyesi, İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi, Endüstri Ürünleri Tasarımı Doktora Programı, December, 2015
Doctorate, Tez İzleme Komitesi üyesi, Institue for Advanced Studies Lucca (İtalya), July, 2014

Articles Published in Journals That Entered SCI, SSCI and AHCI Indexes

Articles Published in Other Journals

Books & Book Chapters

Refereed Congress / Symposium Publications in Proceedings

Other Publications

Supported Projects

Şerifoğlu T. E. , Büyüksaraç G., Hançer İ., Collar A., Bayraktar U., Yılmaz Bayraktar B., Goshgarian R., Al-Hussein S., Universities of Other Countries Supported Project, Historical Memory, Heritage and Cultural Identification amongst Displaced Communities in Cilicia and the Northern Levant, 2020 - 2021
Vandeput L., Gürsu I., Büyüksaraç G., Project Supported by Public Organizations in Other Countries, Living Amid th Ruins: Archaeological Sites as Hubs of Sustainable Development for Local Communities, 2016 - 2017
Vandeput L., Gürsu I., Büyüksaraç G., Project Supported by Public Organizations in Other Countries, Aspendos Sustainable Development Cultural Heritage Management Project, 2013 - 2016

Activities in Scientific Journals

Istanbul Anthropological Review, First Editor, 2021 - Continues
Mobile Culture Studies Journal, Scientific Committee Membership, 2014 - Continues

Memberships / Tasks in Scientific Organizations

American Anthropological Association, ABD, Member, 2002 - 2017, United States Of America
Law and Society Association (ABD), Member, 2014 - 2015, United States Of America

Scientific Refereeing

Antropoloji, National Scientific Refreed Journal, June 2020
STUDIES IN PSYCHOLOGY, Journal Indexed in ESCI, March 2020
CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY, Journal Indexed in SSCI, March 2020
CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY, Journal Indexed in SSCI, November 2018
Mobile Culture Studies, Other Indexed Journal, June 2016
Heritage and Society, Other Indexed Journal, May 2016
Convergence: The International Journal of Research into New Media Technologies , Other Indexed Journal, March 2014
Tarih ve Toplum, National Scientific Refreed Journal, March 2011

Scientific Consultations

British Institute at Ankara, Project Consultancy, Istanbul University, Faculty of Literature, Anthropology, Turkey, 2014 - 2018

Mobility Activity

Research Scholarship Program, Scientific Research, Koc University, Turkey, 2019 - 2020

Edit Congress and Symposium Activities

14th International ANAMED Annual Symposium: Heritage, World Heritage, and The Future: Perspectives on Scale, Conservation and Dialogue, Session Moderator, İstanbul, Turkey, 2019
The 2017 Meeting of American Anthropological Association, Session Moderator, Washington, United States Of America, 2017
The Symposium of Qualitative Methods in Social Sciences, Invited Speaker, İstanbul, Turkey, 2017
The 2015 Law and Society Association Annual Meeting, Attendee, Washington, United States Of America, 2015
Multiculturalism in the Arab World, Invited Speaker, Rome, Italy, 2013
The Minority Experience in the Middle East: New Anthropological Perspectives, Session Moderator, Washington, United States Of America, 2012
The 27th Middle East History and Theory (MEHAT) Conference, Attendee, Illinois, United States Of America, 2012
The 17th Annual World Convention (The Association for the Study of Nationalities), Attendee, New York, United States Of America, 2012
Towards a Transnational History of Kemalism in the Post-Ottoman Space Beyond Turkey, Attendee, Paris, France, 2011
Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association, Attendee, Montreal, Canada, 2011
Sixth International Cultural Studies Conference: Space and Culture, Attendee, İstanbul, Turkey, 2011
Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association, Attendee, Illinois, United States Of America, 2003
Cultural Politics Workshop (University of Michigan International Institute), Attendee, Krakow, Poland, 2000

Citations

Total Citations (WOS):7
h-index (WOS):2

Invited Talks

Rural Governance, Water Grabbing, and Local Contestation in the Tauruses, Seminar, Sussex Üniversitesi, England, November 2021
British Academy Global Challenges Research Fund Workshop, Social Innovation, Smart and Sustainable Business Development, Workshop, British Academy , England, November 2017

Scholarships

Senior Fellowship at the Research Center for Anatolian Civilizations (ANAMED), University, 2019 - 2020
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship at the Institute for Middle East Studies (IMES), University, 2011 - 2012