Education

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Combined) in Biostatistics (Candidate) at Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey (2014 - Present).
  • Master of Science in Statistics at Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey (2012 - 2015), (Awarded by Middle East Technical University for completing all courses in one year with highest CGPA).
  • Bachelor of Science in Statistics at Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey (2008 - 2012), (Graduated as a High Honor Student from Middle East Technical University).
  • Research Interests

  • Statistical Computing, especially with R
  • Computational Statistics
  • Machine Learning
  • GMDH-Type Neural Network Algorithms
  • Transformations
  • Time Series Analysis in Univariate Models
  • Numerical Optimization
  • Current Positions

  • Research Assistant, Department of Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey (March 24, 2014 - present).
  • Previous Positions

  • Departmental Examination Coordinator, Department of Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey (April 4, 2016 - April 3, 2018).
  • Research Assistant, Statistical Office, President's Office, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey (February 4, 2013 - March 24, 2014).
  • One of the Advisors, METU Hand-in-Hand Student Support Program, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey (October 1, 2010 - December 31, 2010).
  • Referred for the Following Journals

  • Computational Statistics
  • Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Vibration
  • Theoretical and Applied Climatology
  • Assisted Courses

  • Biostatistics, Department of Nursing, Hacettepe University, Fall 2017.
  • Biostatistics, Department of Dentistry, Hacettepe University, Spring 2017.
  • Biostatistics, Department of Nursing, Hacettepe University, Fall 2016.
  • Theory of Matrices, Department of Biostatistics, Hacettepe University, Spring 2016.
  • Biostatistics, Department of Dentistry, Hacettepe University, Spring 2016.
  • Biostatistics, Department of Pharmacology, Hacettepe University, Fall 2015.
  • Biostatistics, Department of Pharmacology, Hacettepe University, Spring 2015.
  • Biostatistics, Department of Audiology, Hacettepe University, Fall 2014.
  • Multivariate Analysis, Department of Statistics, Middle East Technical University, Fall 2013.
  • Academic and Professional Activities

  • 29th International Biometric Conference, July 8-13, 2018, Barcelona, Spain.
  • 10th International Statistics Congress, December 6-8, 2017, Ankara, Turkey.
  • 2nd International Biostatistics Congress, October 25-28, 2017, Antalya, Turkey.
  • 1st International Biostatistics Congress, October 26-29, 2016, Antalya, Turkey.
  • The Workshop titled 'Applied Bioinformatics with R', October 26, 2016, Antalya, Turkey.
  • 17th National Biostatistics Congress, November 5-9, 2015, Girne, Cyprus.
  • The 8th Conference of Eastern Mediterranean Region of International Biometric Society, May 11-15, 2015, Cappadocia, Nevsehir, Turkey.
  • Training of Editor and Author conducted by Turkish Network and Information Center (ULAKBIM), March 4, 2015, Ankara, Turkey.
  • Training of Trainers, January 17-18, 2015, Ankara, Turkey.
  • The Author Workshop conducted by Springer, May 27, 2014, Ankara, Turkey.
  • y-BIS 2013: Joint Meeting of Young Business and Industrial Statisticians, September 19-21, 2013, Istanbul, Turkey.
  • Summer School titled 'Mixed Models with Medical Applications', May 27-28, 2013, Izmir, Turkey.
  • 8th World Congress in Probability and Statistics, July 9-14, 2012, Istanbul, Turkey.
  • Pre-world-congress Meeting of Young Researchers in Probability and Statistics, July 6-8, 2012, Istanbul, Turkey (the only participant as an undergraduate student).
  • Internship in Central Bank, August 15-19, 2011, Ankara, Turkey.
  • Leaders@METU, January 4-6, 2010, Ankara, Turkey.
  • Professional Association Memberships

  • Institute of Mathematical Statistics
  • Bernoulli Society
  • International Society for Business and Industrial Statistics
  • International Statistical Institute
  • International Biometric Society
  • Association of Biostatistics
  • Languages

  • Turkish (Native)
  • English (Fluent)
  • Computer Literacy

  • R, MATLAB
  • SPSS, Minitab, Statistica, NCSS
  • LATEX, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point)
  • PASS