Areas of Specialization: Ancient Greek Philosophy, Post-Kantian European Philosophy, Social and Political Philosophy 

Areas of Competence: History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Social Sciences (esp. Philosophy of History), Philosophy of Sport 

Current Position 

2022- Teaching Fellow at Fordham University 

Working on a reading list in social philosophy entitled “Historicity, Temporality, and Alienation” 

Employment History 

2021-2022, Graduate Assistantship at Fordham University 

2020-2021, Research Assistant at Bogazici University, Project Title: Arabic Modal Syllogistic, the Development of Post-Classical Islamic Philosophy (1250-1800) and Contemporary Debates on Modality and Philosophy of Science 


2021- Graduate, Fordham University Ph.D. in Philosophy 

2019-2021, Graduate, Bogazici University MA in Philosophy 

MA Thesis: Fragmentation of Truth: Heidegger’s Confrontation with Plato 

2018-2019 Undergraduate, KU Leuven Abridged Program in Philosophy (cum laude) 

BA Thesis: Plotinus on Evil/Matter: The Metaphysical Problem of Evil 

2013-2018, Undergraduate, Istanbul Bilgi University Major: Economics (1st Ranked High Honors Degree) 

2016-2017, Undergraduate Erasmus Exchange Program Student, Sciences Po Paris 

Certificates & Awards 

2017, Princeton University - First Principles Seminar Participant with a full scholarship 

2016-2017, Student grant by Turkish Government, Erasmus Exchange Program 


Turkish (Native), English (Advanced), Ancient Greek (Upper-Intermediate), German (Reading Knowledge) 


2022, June 1, ‘‘The political effectiveness of Paideia: The meaning of Truth in Isocrates and Plato’’ In Paideia and Performance Interdisciplinary Symposium, Exedra Mediterranean Center, Syracuse, Sicily 

2023, April 13-15, ‘‘Problems with Jaeggi’s Account of Learning Processes In Kritik Von Lebensformen’’ In Textures of Change: Social Imaginaries, Narratives, and the Possibility of Politics Conference, The New School for Social Research, New York 

Teaching Experience 

2022-2023 Fordham University - Course: Philosophy of Human Nature, Fall 2022, Spring 2023 

Administrative Role 

2022-2023 Fordham University- Treasurer at Fordham Philosophical Society 

2023, Fordham Philosophical Society Graduate Conference: Identity & Difference – Organizer 

2023-2024 Fordham University- Vice President at Fordham Philosophical Society