15 Notable alumni of
Hacettepe University

Hacettepe University is 833rd in the world, 175th in Asia, and 7th in Turkey by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 15 notable alumni from Hacettepe University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Erdal Beşikçioğlu

    Erdal Beşikçioğlu
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    television actoractor
    Biography

    Erdal Beşikçioğlu is a Turkish actor.

  2. Ziya Selçuk

    Ziya Selçuk
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Ziya Selçuk is a Turkish politician and educator. He is the former Minister of National Education. He was formerly a professor of education at Gazi University.

  3. Tuğrul Türkeş

    Tuğrul Türkeş
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1954-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    politicianeconomistjournalist
    Biography

    Yıldırım Tuğrul Türkeş is a Turkish economist and politician, who served as Deputy Prime Minister of Turkey from 28 August 2015 to 19 July 2017. He first joined the interim election government formed by Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu on 28 August 2015 as a Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) politician. He later defected to the Justice and Development Party (AKP) and was elected as an MP as an AKP candidate in the November 2015 general election, continuing to serve as Deputy Prime Minister in the subsequent AKP majority government. He has been a Member of Parliament for Ankara's first electoral district since the 2007 general election and is the eldest son of the MHP's founder Alparslan Türkeş. He is the former leader of the Bright Turkey Party (ATP), which he led from 1997 to 2002.

  4. Özge Ulusoy

    Özge Ulusoy
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1982-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    actorbeauty pageant contestantjournalistmodelballet dancer
    Biography

    Özge Ulusoy is a Turkish model, retired ballet dancer, and occasional film actress. She is best known for her appearance in the popular TV-series Arka Sokaklar from 2006 to 2009. As a model, she walked the runways for Hussein Chalayan, Mavi Jeans, Mudo, Hervé Léger, Balenciaga, Eva Gronbach, Guy Laroche, Emanuel Ungaro, Christian Dior, Marks & Spencer, Harvey Nichols, Mango, etc. She held the first runner-up title for the annual beauty pageant Miss Turkey in 2003. In 2002, Ulusoy finished third in Elite Model Management's Elite Model Look competition, took second place the following year in the Miss Turkey competition, and won the Miss Turkey Universe 2003 title before signing with Uğurkan Erez Model Management in Istanbul. Since her debut, Ulusoy has been the face of a variety of advertising campaigns in Turkey.

  5. Canan Dağdeviren

    Canan Dağdeviren
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1985-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    engineer
    Biography

    Canan Dağdeviren is a Turkish academic, physicist, material scientist, and assistant professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), where she currently holds the LG Career Development Professorship in Media Arts and Sciences. Dagdeviren is the first Turkish scientist in the history of the Harvard Society to become a Junior Fellow in the Society of Fellows at Harvard University. As a faculty member, she directs her own Conformable Decoders research group at the MIT Media Lab. The group works at the intersection of materials science, engineering and biomedical engineering. They create mechanically adaptive electromechanical systems that can intimately integrate with the target object of interest for sensing, actuation, and energy harvesting, among other applications. Dagdeviren believes that vital information from nature and the human body is "coded" in various forms of physical patterns. Her research focuses on the creation of conformable decoders that can "decode" these patterns into beneficial signals and/or energy.

  6. Semra Sezer

    Semra Sezer
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1944-.. (age 78)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Semra Sezer is a Turkish school teacher by profession and was the First Lady of Turkey from May 16, 2000 until August 28, 2007 during the presidency of her husband Ahmet Necdet Sezer.

  7. Mustafa Akaydın

    Mustafa Akaydın
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    politiciansurgeon
    Biography

    Mustafa Akaydın is a Turkish politician of the Republican People's Party (CHP), who served as the mayor of Antalya, Turkey. Prior to his political career, Akaydın held positions as a professor, general surgeon and a rector of Akdeniz University.

  8. Tekin Bingöl

    Tekin Bingöl
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1955-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    politiciansurgeon
    Biography

    Tekin Bingöl is a Turkish politician who serves as the Deputy Leader of the Republican People's Party responsible for political organisation since 8 May 2014. He has served as a Member of Parliament for Ankara's second electoral district since 7 June 2015, elected at the June 2015 general election. He previously served as an MP for Ankara's second electoral district between 2007 and 2011.

  9. Murat Emir

    Murat Emir
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1969-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Murat Emir is a Turkish ophthalmologist, jurist and politician from the Republican People's Party (CHP) who has served as the Member of Parliament for Ankara (II) since June 2015.

  10. Deniz Orhun

    Deniz Orhun
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1974-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    chefpastry chefcookbook author
    Biography

    Deniz Orhun is a chef, media personality and businesswoman.

  11. Kıvanç Haznedaroğlu

    Kıvanç Haznedaroğlu
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1981-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    chess player
    Biography

    Kıvanç Haznedaroğlu is a Turkish chess Grandmaster and a FIDE trainer. As of the July 2013 FIDE rating list, he is ranked among active players number 1,798 in the world and number twelve in Turkey. He earned the title Grand Master (GM) on 18 October 2009. He studied Hydrogeology at Hacettepe University in Ankara.

  12. Kubra Ozturk Orenli

    Kubra Ozturk Orenli
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1991-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    chess player
    Biography

    Kübra Öztürk is a Turkish female chess player. As of the July 2012 FIDE rating list, she is ranked number 199 in the world and second in Turkey among female active players. She earned FIDE titles as Woman FIDE Master (WFM) in 2006, Woman International Master (WIM) in 2009 and Woman Grandmaster (WGM) on February 5, 2011.

  13. Necla Güngör

    Necla Güngör
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1982-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    association football manager
    Biography

    Necla Güngör Kıragası is a Turkish female football manager, currently serving as the technical director of the Turkey women's national team. She served before as the manager of the Turkey girls' national U-15 and U-17 teams.

  14. Nilgün Çelebi

    Nilgün Çelebi
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1950-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    sociologist
    Biography

    Nilgün Çelebi is a Turkish academic.

  15. H. Nida Şen

    H. Nida Şen
    Occupations
    ophthalmologistscientistacademicphysician
    Biography

    Hatice Nida Sen is an ophthalmologist researching mechanisms involved in different forms of human uveitis. She is a clinical investigator at the National Eye Institute.