Asst. Prof.Mehmet Selim YAVUZ


Devlet Konservatuvarı, Müzikoloji Bölümü

Department of General Musicology


Research Areas: Sociology, Music, Music Sciences


Names in Publications: Mehmet Selim Yavuz, M Selim Yavuz, M. Selim Yavuz, Selim Yavuz M.

Metrics

Publication

9

Citation (WoS)

2

H-Index (WoS)

1

Citation (Scopus)

7

H-Index (Scopus)

1

Open Access

4
UN Sustainable Development Goals

Biography

M. Selim Yavuz received his bachelor's degree in Computer Science and Engineering from Sabancı University, and received his non-thesis master's degree in the field of historical musicology with his project on John Dowland and his religious oeuvre at Istanbul Technical University Center for Advanced Studies in Music (MIAM). Later, he went to the UK and completed his master's degree on ethnomusicology at the University of London, Royal Holloway. He wrote his dissertation on depressive suicidal black metal and how this style of metal deals death-related themes. He received his PhD in Musicology at Leeds Beckett University on the genealogy of death/doom metal in Northern England. During his doctorate studies, he worked as a research assistant in the Department of Sports and Leisure Studies and as a lecturer in the Department of Music and Sound at the same university. He returned to Turkey after finishing his doctorate and worked at Yeditepe University, Science and Letters Faculty, Sociology Department for one year as a lecturer. Since February 2021, Yavuz has been working at Istanbul University State Conservatory, Musicology Department, General Musicology Department as an assistant professor.

Yavuz's research interests include extreme metal music cultures, music sociology, sociology of leisure, and critical theory, among others.

Education Information

2015 - 2018

2015 - 2018

Doctorate

Leeds Metropolitan University, Faculty of Arts, Environment and Technology, Music and Sound, United Kingdom

2014 - 2015

2014 - 2015

Postgraduate

University of London-Royal Holloway and Bedford New College, Music Department, United Kingdom

2012 - 2014

2012 - 2014

Postgraduate

Istanbul Technical University, Sosyal Bilimler Enstitüsü, Music (Non-thesis), Turkey

2004 - 2012

2004 - 2012

Undergraduate

Sabanci University, Faculty Of Engıneerıng And Natural Scıences, Department Of Computer Scıence Engıneerıng, Turkey

Dissertations

2018

2018

Doctorate

The Barghest O' Whitby: (A genealogical study of) death/doom metal music(al) network in Northern England Creative Commons License

Leeds Metropolitan University, Faculty of Arts, Environment and Technology, Music and Sound

2015

2015

Postgraduate

Dead is dead: Perspectives on the Meaning of Death in Depressive Suicidal Black Metal Music through Musical Representations Creative Commons License Sustainable Development

University of London-Royal Holloway and Bedford New College, Music

Foreign Languages

C2 Mastery

C2 Mastery

English

A2 Elementary

A2 Elementary

German

Certificates, Courses and Trainings

2023

2023

Python Developer - Complete Course

Data Analysis

Udemy

2022

2022

Data Science Methodology

Data Analysis

IBM

2022

2022

Data Science Orientation

Data Analysis

IBM

2022

2022

Tools for Data Science

Data Analysis

IBM

2022

2022

Data Analysis with Python

Data Analysis

IBM

2022

2022

Databases and SQL for Data Science

Data Analysis

IBM

2022

2022

Python for Data Science and AI

Data Analysis

IBM

2022

2022

Data Visualization with Python

Data Analysis

IBM

2022

2022

Machine Learning with Python

Data Analysis

IBM

2022

2022

Python Project for Data Science

Data Analysis

IBM

2020

2020

Python 3 Programming

Data Analysis

University of Michigan

2019

2019

Successful Academic Writing and Publishing Skills Workshop (The Charlesworth Group)

Personal Evolution

Yeditepe University

2016

2016

R Programming

Data Analysis

Johns Hopkins University

Research Areas

Sociology

Music

Music Sciences

Academic Titles / Tasks

2021 - Continues

2021 - Continues

Assistant Professor

Istanbul University, Devlet Konservatuvarı, Müzikoloji Bölümü

2018 - 2019

2018 - 2019

Lecturer PhD

Yeditepe University, Faculty Of Arts And Scıences, Department Of Sogıology

2016 - 2017

2016 - 2017

Research Assistant

Leeds Metropolitan University, Carnegie School of Sport, Sports and Leisure Studies

2016 - 2017

2016 - 2017

Lecturer

Leeds Metropolitan University, Faculty of Arts, Environment and Technology, Music

Courses

Doctorate

Doctorate

Relational Musicology and Social Networks

Undergraduate

Undergraduate

Popular Music Cultures II

Postgraduate

Postgraduate

Sociology of Music

Undergraduate

Undergraduate

Digital Engraving I

Undergraduate

Undergraduate

Academic Writing Techniques II

Undergraduate

Undergraduate

Music Business I

Undergraduate

Undergraduate

Sociology of Music

Postgraduate

Postgraduate

Metal Music Studies

Undergraduate

Undergraduate

Music Business II

Undergraduate

Undergraduate

Academic Writing Techniques I

Undergraduate

Undergraduate

Popular Music Cultures I

Undergraduate

Undergraduate

Digital Music Engraving II

Undergraduate

Undergraduate

Introduction to Sociology

Undergraduate

Undergraduate

Social Thought in Movies

Undergraduate

Undergraduate

20th Century Composition Techniques

Postgraduate

Postgraduate

Research Practice

Undergraduate

Undergraduate

Critical Perspectives in Composition

Books & Book Chapters

2018

2018

Reight Mardy Tykes: Northernness, Peaceville Three and Death/Doom Music World

Yavuz M. S.

in: Subcultures, Bodies and Spaces: Essays on Alternativity and Marginalization, Samantha Holland,Karl Spracklen, Editor, Emerald Ink Publishing, Bradford, pp.81-99, 2018 Sustainable Development

Activities in Scientific Journals

2021 - Continues

2021 - Continues

Konservatoryum/Conservatorium

Assistant Editor/Section Editor

2018 - Continues

2018 - Continues

Metal Music Studies

Advisory Committee Member

2019 - 2019

2019 - 2019

Metal Music Studies

Special Issue Editor

2017 - 2018

2017 - 2018

Annals of Leisure

Special Issue Editor

2015 - 2018

2015 - 2018

Metal Music Studies

Assistant Editor/Section Editor

Scientific Refereeing

October 2022

October 2022

IBAD Sosyal Bilimler Dergisi

Other Indexed Journal

October 2022

October 2022

Afyon Kocatepe Üniversitesi Sosyal Bilimler Dergisi

National Scientific Refreed Journal

September 2022

September 2022

Adıyaman Üniversitesi Sosyal Bilimler Enstitü Dergisi

National Scientific Refreed Journal

May 2022

May 2022

Konservatoryum

National Scientific Refreed Journal

May 2022

May 2022

Kastamonu İletişim Araştırmaları Dergisi

Other Journals

March 2022

March 2022

İstanbul üniversitesi kadın araştırmaları dergisi (Online)

National Scientific Refreed Journal

February 2020

February 2020

Leisure/Loisir

Other Indexed Journal

May 2019

May 2019

Metal Music Studies

Other Indexed Journal

October 2017

October 2017

Metal Music Studies

Other Indexed Journal

September 2017

September 2017

Metal Music Studies

Other Indexed Journal

May 2017

May 2017

Metal Music Studies

Other Indexed Journal

April 2017

April 2017

Metal Music Studies

Other Indexed Journal

November 2016

November 2016

Metal Music Studies

Other Indexed Journal

November 2016

November 2016

Modern Heavy Metal: Markets, Practices and Cultures

Conference Paper (Full Text)

October 2016

October 2016

Metal Music Studies

Other Indexed Journal

September 2016

September 2016

Metal Music Studies

Other Indexed Journal

August 2016

August 2016

Metal Music Studies

Other Indexed Journal

July 2016

July 2016

Metal Music Studies

Other Indexed Journal

May 2016

May 2016

Metal Music Studies

Other Indexed Journal

April 2016

April 2016

Metal Music Studies

Other Indexed Journal

January 2016

January 2016

Metal Music Studies

Other Indexed Journal

November 2015

November 2015

Metal Music Studies

Other Indexed Journal

October 2015

October 2015

Metal Music Studies

Other Indexed Journal



Congress and Symposium Activities

28 June 2017 - 02 July 2017

28 June 2017 - 02 July 2017

Modern Heavy Metal Conference 2017

Attendee

Helsinki-Finland

09 June 2017 - 11 June 2017

09 June 2017 - 11 June 2017

International Society for Metal Music Studies 2017 Conference: Boundaries and Ties - The Place of Metal Music in Communities

Attendee

Victoria-Canada

20 April 2017 - 23 April 2017

20 April 2017 - 23 April 2017

British Forum for Ethnomusicology Conference 2017

Attendee

Sheffield-United Kingdom

01 December 2016 - 02 December 2016

01 December 2016 - 02 December 2016

Extreme Music ConferenceSustainable Development

Attendee

Odense-Denmark

22 October 2016 - 22 October 2016

22 October 2016 - 22 October 2016

Gothic North Symposium

Attendee

Manchester-United Kingdom

16 September 2016 - 16 September 2016

16 September 2016 - 16 September 2016

Dark Leisure and Music Symposium

Attendee

Leeds-United Kingdom

08 September 2016 - 10 September 2016

08 September 2016 - 10 September 2016

IASPM UK & Ireland Biennial Conference

Attendee

Brighton-United Kingdom

02 September 2016 - 03 September 2016

02 September 2016 - 03 September 2016

Death & Culture Conference

Attendee

York-United Kingdom

09 June 2016 - 09 June 2016

09 June 2016 - 09 June 2016

Metal and Politics Conference

Attendee

Bournemouth-United Kingdom

12 March 2016 - 12 March 2016

12 March 2016 - 12 March 2016

Metal and Musicology Conference

Attendee

Kingston Upon Hull-United Kingdom

24 June 2015 - 24 June 2015

24 June 2015 - 24 June 2015

Westminster-Goldsmiths Symposium for Student Research in Popular Music

Attendee

London-United Kingdom

04 October 2013 - 04 October 2013

04 October 2013 - 04 October 2013

Müzik Biliminde Gençler Buluşması III

Attendee

İstanbul-Turkey

04 May 2013 - 05 May 2013

04 May 2013 - 05 May 2013

John Dowland 450th Anniversary Conference

Attendee

Cambridge-United Kingdom

Invited Talks

March 2020

March 2020

Metal müzik çalışmaları

Seminar

Marmara Üniversitesi-Turkey

December 2019

December 2019

Marginal styles and extreme metal

Seminar

İstanbul Bilgi Üniversitesi-Turkey

April 2019

April 2019

Hopeful depressing music?: a case study of death/doom metal music in relation to the fan emotional response

Seminar

Yeditepe Üniversitesi-Turkey

June 2018

June 2018

Hopeful depressing music?: a case study of death/doom metal music in relation to the fan emotional response

Seminar

İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi-Turkey

September 2016

September 2016

“A Sea to Suffer in”: death/doom fans and emotion

Seminar

Odense Universitet (Odense University)-Denmark

March 2016

March 2016

Gloomy divergence: doom metal as dark leisure

Seminar

Odense Universitet (Odense University)-Denmark

Citations

Total Citations (WOS): 2

h-index (WOS): 1

Jury Memberships

December-2022

December 2022

Doctoral Examination

Doctoral Examination - İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi

November-2022

November 2022

PhD Thesis Monitoring Committee Member

PhD Thesis Monitoring Committee Member - Marmara Üniversitesi

October-2022

October 2022

Post Graduate

Post Graduate - İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi

July-2022

July 2022

PhD Thesis Monitoring Committee Member

PhD Thesis Monitoring Committee Member - İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi

June-2022

June 2022

Post Graduate

Post Graduate - İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi

January-2022

January 2022

PhD Thesis Monitoring Committee Member

PhD Thesis Monitoring Committee Member - İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi

January-2022

January 2022

PhD Thesis Monitoring Committee Member

PhD Thesis Monitoring Committee Member - İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi

October-2021

October 2021

PhD Thesis Monitoring Committee Member

PhD Thesis Monitoring Committee Member - Marmara Üniversitesi

June-2021

June 2021

Post Graduate

Post Graduate - İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi

May-2021

May 2021

PhD Thesis Monitoring Committee Member

PhD Thesis Monitoring Committee Member - Marmara Üniversitesi