Levent Kurnaz

Professor
Full Time Faculty

levent.kurnaz@boun.edu.tr

Office: 
KB410
+90 212 3597279
Interest Areas: 

Climate science and policy, sustainability, environmental risk assessment

Abbreviated Curriculum Vitae: 

Education:
B.S. in EE, Bogazici University1988
B.S. in Physics, Bogazici University1990
M.S. in EE, Bogazici University1990
M.S. in Physics, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh PA, USA 1991
Ph.D. in Physics, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh PA, USA 1994
B.A. in International Relations, Anadolu University 2014

Professional Experience:
1988-1990 Research Assistant, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkiye
1990-1994 Research Assistant, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh PA, USA
1994-1995 Research Associate, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh PA, USA
1995-1997 Research Associate, Tulane University, New Orleans LA, USA
1997-2001 Assistant Professor, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkiye
2001-2005 Associate Professor, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkiye
2005-present Professor, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkiye

Administrative:

Director, Center for Climate Change and Policy Studies (2013 - )
Co-director, UN-Sustainable Development Solutions Network Turkiye (2014 – 2015)
Executive Council Member, UN-Sustainable Development Solutions Network Turkiye (2014 – present)

Societies:
European Society for Mathematical and Theoretical Biology
European Geosciences Union
American Geophysical Union
European Complex Systems Society
American Physical Society
American Meteorological Society

Awards:
TUBITAK Teşvik Ödülü (2005)

Publications:

Google Scholar page link https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=fI98pUsAAAAJ&hl=en

Research Group:
IklimBU http://climatechange.boun.edu.tr/

Personal Web Page:
http://sonbuzulerimeden.boun.edu.tr/index.php/en/home/