17 Notable alumni of
Ege University

Ege University is 1343rd in the world, 296th in Asia, and 15th in Turkey by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 17 notable alumni from Ege University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Gupse Özay

    Gupse Özay
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1984-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    screenwriteractorfilm director
    Biography

    Gupse Özay is a Turkish actress and scriptwriter.

  2. Keremcem

    Keremcem
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1977-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    television actorsingeractor
    Biography

    Kerem Cem Dürük, known professionally as Keremcem, is a Turkish pop singer and actor. He also hosted the short-lived television show Keremcem ile söyle söyleyebilirsen on Star TV.

  3. Ayta Sözeri

    Ayta Sözeri
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1976-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    human rights activistactorsinger
    Biography

    Ayta Sözeri is a Turkish actress, singer and LGBT activist.

  4. Özgür Özel

    Özgür Özel
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1974-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Özgür Özel is a Turkish politician from the Republican People's Party (CHP) who currently serves as a parliamentary group leader of the CHP since 24 June 2015, along with Engin Altay and Levent Gök. He is a former pharmacist and has been a Member of Parliament for the electoral district of Manisa since the 2011 general election. He is well known for his activism concerning the rights of miners in Manisa Province.

  5. Gültan Kışanak

    Gültan Kışanak
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    politicianjournalist
    Biography

    Gültan Kışanak is a Turkish journalist, author and politician from the Peace and Democracy Party (BDP) in Turkey. Kışanak is a Kurd from Elazığ. She is a former member of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey and Mayor of Diyarbakır. She has been imprisoned since October 2016.

  6. Saba Tümer

    Saba Tümer
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    journalist
    Biography

    Saba Tümer is a Turkish TV presenter and journalist.

  7. Mustafa Balbay

    Mustafa Balbay
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1960-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    politicianjournalist
    Biography

    Mustafa Ali Balbay is a journalist, writer and Turkish MP. As the main political correspondent in Ankara for the left-wing Kemalist daily newspaper Cumhuriyet, he wrote a regular column called Gözlem which he took over from the prominent investigative journalist Ugur Mumcu, who was assassinated in 1993. Balbay was arrested on March 5, 2009 as an Ergenekon suspect in the Odatv case, and in August 2009 he was sentenced to 34 years and eight months.

  8. Aytun Çıray

    Aytun Çıray
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    politiciansurgeon
    Biography

    Aytun Çıray is a Turkish politician who currently serves as the general secretary of the İYİ Party since 25 October 2017. He is currently a Member of Parliament for Izmir's second electoral district, having first been elected in the 2011 general election. He is a former member of the Republican People's Party (CHP) and the Democrat Party (DP).

  9. Alisher Qodirov

    Alisher Qodirov
    Born in
    Uzbekistan Flag Uzbekistan
    Years
    1975-.. (age 47)
    Biography

    Alisher Keldiyevich Qodirov is a nationalist Uzbek politician serving as a member of the Legislative Chamber of Uzbekistan since 2015 and is the current leader of the right-wing Uzbekistan National Revival Democratic Party (Milliy Tiklanish) from 22 May 2019. He is known to have taken strong stances and made rhetoric statements against LGBT rights, the Russian language, and the legacy of the Soviet Union and Communism within Uzbekistan in politics.

  10. Janet Akyüz Mattei

    Janet Akyüz Mattei
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1943-2004 (aged 61)
    Occupations
    astronomer
    Biography

    Janet Akyüz Mattei was a Turkish-American astronomer who was the director of the American Association of Variable Star Observers (AAVSO) from 1973 to 2004.

  11. Mehmet Yağmur

    Mehmet Yağmur
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1987-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Mehmet Yağmur is a Turkish professional basketball player for Beşiktaş of the Basketball Super League (BSL). He plays at the point guard position.

  12. Erdem Gündüz

    Erdem Gündüz
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1979-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    choreographer
    Biography

    Erdem Gündüz is a Turkish dancer, actor, performance artist, choreographer, and teacher who, as a result of his actions during the 2013–14 protests in Turkey, has become "the face of the protest movement against the Turkish government." He became internationally known as "The Standing Man" in June 2013 when he stood quietly in Istanbul's Taksim Square as a protest against the conservative government of Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.

  13. Müge Çevik

    Müge Çevik
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Enrolled in Ege University
    2002-2008 graduated with Doctor of Medicine
    Occupations
    physicianresearcher
    Biography

    Müge Çevik is a physician who is an infectious diseases researcher and science communicator at the University of St Andrews. Her research considers HIV, viral hepatitis, emerging infections and tropical infections in developing countries. During the COVID-19 pandemic, Çevik was an advisor to the Chief Medical Officer of Scotland and the World Health Organization, and is a member of New and Emerging Respiratory Virus Threats Advisory Group - an expert committee of the UK Department of Health advising Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies.

  14. Ertuğrul Apakan

    Ertuğrul Apakan
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1947-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    politiciandiplomat
    Biography

    Ertuğrul Apakan is a Turkish diplomat. Ambassador Apakan was the Chief Monitor of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine between 2 April 2014 and 30 May 2019.

  15. Fatma Şahin

    Fatma Şahin
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1990-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Fatma Şahin is a Turkish women's football goalkeeper currently playing in the Turkish Women's First Football League for Beşiktaş with jersey number 1. She was a member of the Turkey women's national team.

  16. Özlem Yalman

    Özlem Yalman
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1977-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    basketball officialbasketball player
    Biography

    Özlem Yalman is a Turkish female pro basketball referee, a former basketball player, and a school teacher for physical education.

  17. Bilgesu Aydın

    Bilgesu Aydın
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1994-.. (age 28)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Bilgesu Aydın is a Turkish women's football goalkeeper currently playing in the Turkish Women's First Football League for Konak Belediyespor in İzmir with jersey number 88. She is member of the Turkey women's national team.