We would like to inform you the proud achievements of our PhD graduates:
Eda Aksoy, 2016 Ph.D. graduate and her thesis supervisor is Prof. Mahmut Bayazıt. Her thesis, "The role of owner's long term orientation in HRM content and process, shop climates and customer loyalty in franchised small business" is awarded by Academy of Management as the best thesis in Human Resources field. Eda will be joining the Academy of Management Conference 2017 in Atlanta to accept her award. She also gave job talks in Koç University and Özyeğin University.
Uzay Dural, 2016 Ph.D. graduate and her thesis supervisor is Prof. Mahmut Bayazıt. Her thesis focusing on "Change in bias (and behaviors) towards female leaders after exposure to woman mayors" has been awarded with 2017 Fredric M. Jablin Doctoral Dissertation Award by collaboration of Jepson School of Leadership Studies and International Leadership Association. In addition, her thesis has been selected as one of the official finalist of Alvah H. Chapman Jr. Outstanding Dissertation Award which is organized by Florida University - The Center for Leadership (CFL) and Network of Leadership Scholars (NLS). Uzay started her career as Assistant Professor in Doğuş University Psychology department last year.