Turkey Alumni Club

E. Tugcan Tuzcu Ercüment Av┼čar Gökçer Özgür Oniz Birsoy

Club president

PhD’10, lives in Ankara. Graduated from the U in metallurgical engineering. He is employed as a mining and mineral processing engineer at DAMA Engineering Co.

Board member

Studied environmental science at the U, and works as a meteorological engineer at the Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport in Izmir, Turkey. Both he and Tuzcu are members of the band Group Anatolia, which played in concerts across Utah, including at the Living Traditions Festival in Salt Lake City for four years.

Board member

Graduated in economics from the U, and lives and works in Ankara, where he is an associate professor in the Department of Economics at Hacettepe University.

Board member

Turkey native lives in Salt Lake City, where she works as an analyst at Select Portfolio Servicing. She was elected president of the University’s International Student Council in 2007.


Turkey Club Event — March 2015

Turkish alumni and students got together at the University of Utah Alumni House in March 2015.


Turkey Club Event — 2013

Kirk Jowers, the former director of the Hinckley Institute of Politics, at a gathering in the Turkish capital of Ankara.

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