Our Team 2019-04-17T14:26:28+00:00

Our Team

Hakan Altınay | Director

Hakan Altınay is the founding president of the Global Civics Academy. After completing his undergraduate degree in Political Science in Boğaziçi University, Altinay studies Anthropology in Oslo University, political science in New School and leadership in Yale University. Published in 2011, his book Global Civics has been translated into Chinese, Arabic, Russian, Portuguese and Spanish. Altınay continues his studies on increasing international cooperation with a normative framework.

Prof. Dr. Fikret Adaman | Academic Advisor

Fikret Adaman is a Professor of Economics at Boğaziçi University. His research areas are Political Economy of Turkey, Turkey’s Social Policies, Ecological Economics and History of Economic Thought. Currently, Adaman serves as the advisor of the President at Boğaziçi University and he is the director of Boğaziçi University’s Center for Disaster Management.

Kerem Mert İspir | Senior Program Coordinator


Hazal Acar | Program Coordinator

Hazal Acar continues her undergraduate education in Political Science and International Relations at Yıldız Technical University. She is involved in local movements and various international NGOs working on ecology, climate justice and green politics.