Professor Ayişe Karadağ American Academy of Nursing (AAN) Membership Awards and Honors

Professor Ayişe Karadağ American Academy of Nursing (AAN) Membership

Dean of the School of Nursing, Prof. Ayişe Karadağ, has been elected as a member of the American Academy of Nursing (AAN) for her significant, sustained, and extraordinary impact on health and health services. Prof. Karadağ is the first nurse from the Republic of Türkiye, with a 100-year history in the nursing profession, to receive this title. She was deemed worthy of this membership due to her educational activities on "Chronic Wound Management and Stoma Care Nursing," a substantial health issue in aging societies, her research that influences health policies, and the results of her social service contributions.

Bertil Emrah Oder has been selected as the Fernand Braudel Senior Fellow Awards and Honors

Bertil Emrah Oder has been selected as the Fernand Braudel Senior Fellow

We are pleased to inform you that Prof. Bertil Emrah Oder has been selected as the "Fernand Braudel Senior Fellow" by the European University Institute (EUI) in Florence.

Assoc. Prof. Elif Nur Fırat Karalar - European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO) Member Awards and Honors

Assoc. Prof. Elif Nur Fırat Karalar - European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO) Member

Our faculty member Assoc. Prof. Elif Nur Fırat Karalar from the Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics and School of Medicine has been elected as a member of the European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO). With over 2,000 members, including 92 Nobel Prize-winning researchers, EMBO is known for its work that steers the direction of lifesciences worldwide.

Leading in Impact in Business and Administrative Sciences Awards and Honors

Leading in Impact in Business and Administrative Sciences

Koç University CASE & GSB became the First Institution in Türkiye receiving the Business School Impact System (BSIS) Label Awarded by EFMD Global Network

Professor Metin Sitti – Nature Materials Highlighted News

Professor Metin Sitti – Nature Materials

Our president, Prof. Metin Sitti's research article 'Artificial-goosebump-driven microactuation' was published in the prestigious Nature Materials magazine. This article proposes and demonstrates a new microactuation method that achieves precise manipulation in micro/nanoelectromechanical systems, particularly related to miniature robots, biomedical devices, and microfluidic devices.

TÜBİTAK Science Award Awards and Honors

TÜBİTAK Science Award

Three of our faculty members have been honored with the prestigious TÜBİTAK Science Award, while two others have received the TÜBİTAK Incentive Award.

Prof. İhsan Solaroğlu was elected as a member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts Awards and Honors

Prof. İhsan Solaroğlu was elected as a member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts

Faculty of Medicine Department of Brain and Nerve Surgery faculty member Prof. İhsan Solaroğlu has been elected as a member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts (https://euro-acad.eu/). The European Academy of Sciences and Arts is a European non-governmental organization committed to promoting scientific and social progress. The academy brings together over 2000 distinguished scientists from all over Europe, including 32 Nobel Prize winners. Dr. Solaroğlu will receive his membership certificate at the ceremony of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts, which will be held in Salzburg on 5-6 April 2024.

2023 Sedat Simavi Science Award – Professor Halil Kavaklı Awards and Honors

2023 Sedat Simavi Science Award – Professor Halil Kavaklı

Prof. Halil Kavaklı from the Departments of Chemical and Biological Engineering and Molecular Biology and Genetics received the 2023 Sedat Simavi Science Award, which is given annually in the fields of journalism, literature, sports and science.

Şuhnaz Yılmaz Özbağcı appointed to EQUIS Accreditation Board Awards and Honors

Şuhnaz Yılmaz Özbağcı appointed to EQUIS Accreditation Board

Prof. Şuhnaz Yılmaz Özbağcı, Dean of the College of Administrative Sciences and Economics has been appointed as a new member of the EQUIS Accreditation Board ( 2023 – 2026).

Awards and Honors 2024-07-12 08:30

Professor Ayişe Karadağ American Academy of Nursing (AAN) Membership

Dean of the School of Nursing, Prof. Ayişe Karadağ, has been elected as a member of the American Academy of Nursing (AAN) for her significant, sustained, and extraordinary impact on health and health services. Prof. Karadağ is the first nurse from the Republic of Türkiye, with a 100-year history in the nursing profession, to receive this title. She was deemed worthy of this membership due to her educational activities on "Chronic Wound Management and Stoma Care Nursing," a substantial health issue in aging societies, her research that influences health policies, and the results of her social service contributions.

Awards and Honors 2024-07-03 08:18

Bertil Emrah Oder has been selected as the Fernand Braudel Senior Fellow

We are pleased to inform you that Prof. Bertil Emrah Oder has been selected as the "Fernand Braudel Senior Fellow" by the European University Institute (EUI) in Florence.

Awards and Honors 2024-07-12 09:32

Assoc. Prof. Elif Nur Fırat Karalar - European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO) Member

Our faculty member Assoc. Prof. Elif Nur Fırat Karalar from the Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics and School of Medicine has been elected as a member of the European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO). With over 2,000 members, including 92 Nobel Prize-winning researchers, EMBO is known for its work that steers the direction of lifesciences worldwide.

Awards and Honors 2024-05-21 06:48

Leading in Impact in Business and Administrative Sciences

Koç University CASE & GSB became the First Institution in Türkiye receiving the Business School Impact System (BSIS) Label Awarded by EFMD Global Network

Highlighted News 2024-02-09 11:13

Professor Metin Sitti – Nature Materials

Our president, Prof. Metin Sitti's research article 'Artificial-goosebump-driven microactuation' was published in the prestigious Nature Materials magazine. This article proposes and demonstrates a new microactuation method that achieves precise manipulation in micro/nanoelectromechanical systems, particularly related to miniature robots, biomedical devices, and microfluidic devices.

Awards and Honors 2023-12-28 14:09

TÜBİTAK Science Award

Three of our faculty members have been honored with the prestigious TÜBİTAK Science Award, while two others have received the TÜBİTAK Incentive Award.

Awards and Honors 2023-11-21 20:49

Prof. İhsan Solaroğlu was elected as a member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts

Faculty of Medicine Department of Brain and Nerve Surgery faculty member Prof. İhsan Solaroğlu has been elected as a member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts (https://euro-acad.eu/). The European Academy of Sciences and Arts is a European non-governmental organization committed to promoting scientific and social progress. The academy brings together over 2000 distinguished scientists from all over Europe, including 32 Nobel Prize winners. Dr. Solaroğlu will receive his membership certificate at the ceremony of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts, which will be held in Salzburg on 5-6 April 2024.

Awards and Honors 2023-12-13 11:30

2023 Sedat Simavi Science Award – Professor Halil Kavaklı

Prof. Halil Kavaklı from the Departments of Chemical and Biological Engineering and Molecular Biology and Genetics received the 2023 Sedat Simavi Science Award, which is given annually in the fields of journalism, literature, sports and science.

Awards and Honors 2023-12-04 10:38

Şuhnaz Yılmaz Özbağcı appointed to EQUIS Accreditation Board

Prof. Şuhnaz Yılmaz Özbağcı, Dean of the College of Administrative Sciences and Economics has been appointed as a new member of the EQUIS Accreditation Board ( 2023 – 2026).

Awards and Honors 2023-12-01 13:08

Koç University School of Nursing Scientific Studies

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