My CV

CURRICULUM VITAE
OGUZ N. BABÜROGLU

Education:

Date: 1987
Institution: The Wharton School of University of Pennsylvania, USA.
Degree: Ph.D.   Social Systems Sciences Department: Strategy and Organization Development
Date: 1978
Institution: University of Lancaster, U.K.
Degree: Post-Graduate, Operational Research
Date: 1977
Institution: University of Sussex, U.K.
Degree: B.Sc. (Honors) – Industrial Engineering
Date: 1974
Institution: Taunton School, U.K.
Degree: High School

Editorial Committee Member: International Journal of Action Research, Rainer Hampp Verlag

Advisory Board member: Action Research, Sage Publications

Membership of Professional Bodies:, Academy of Management, Strategic Management Society, European Group on Organization Studies, European Action Research Network, International Society for Systems Sciences.

Civil Society Organizations: Board member of TESEV (Turkish Economic and Social Studies Foundation), TEGV (Turkish Education Development Foundation) Founding Memeber

Commercial Board Member: Eti Biscuit and Chocolate Inc.

Academic Experience Record:

Date: 1998-present
Location: Turkey
Company: Sabancı University
Position: Core Faculty in the School of Management
Description: Practice Development and Practice Sharing Courses
Date: 1991-1998
Location: Turkey
Company: Bilkent University
Position: Associate Professor
Description: Business Policy and Strategy, Change Management, Organization Design and Development, Organizational Behavior and Organization Theory courses.
Date: 1994-1999
Location: Norway
Company: Work Research Institute
Position: Senior Research Fellow
Description: Organization Development Advising on Projects and Staff Training
Date: Dec.1991-Feb.1992
Location: France
Company: INSEAD
Position: Visiting Professor
Description: Change Management Course
Date: 1986-1991
Location: USA
Company: Clarkson University
Position: Assistant Professor
Description: Business Policy and Strategy Course
Date: 1982-1986
Location: USA
Company: West Chester University
Position: Assistant Professor
Description: Business Policy and Strategy, Change Management, Organization Planning and Development courses

Consulting Experience Record:

Date: 1995-present
Location: Turkey
Company: Arama (Search) Participatory Consulting Ltd.,
Position: Founder and Senior Consultant
Description: – Long Term Relationships: Participative planning, participative organization design, and development in Tofaş Fiat, FTürk Henkel, Eczacıbaşı Holding, Sabancı University, Eskişehir Greater Metropolitan Municipality, Union of Pharmaceutical Manufacturer Employers, Vehbi Koç Foundation, Yaşar Holding, Enternasyonal Turizm Yatırım, Yalova Elyaf, Beymen, Türk Kablo (Nokia), Simko (Siemens) Endüstriyel Elektronik, Pınar Süt, Kent Yatırım International References: Fiat Auto ? Italy, Rockefeller Foundation-USA, Lightstone Foundation, West Virginia, Georgia State Parliament-USA, Vermont State Parliament-USA, Pennsylvania State Parliament-USA, Workplace Australia-Australia, Telecom Italia-Italia, Seneca Tribe-USA, Mohawk Tribe-USA, University of Pennsylvania-USA, Women in Crisis-USA, Nuclear Freeze Movement-USA, Pennsylvania Prison Society-USA, Work Research Institute-Norway

– Sectoral Projects: Turkish Banking Industry – Banking Regulation and Supervision Agency (BDDK), Turkish Foreign Trade and Customs- Under Secretariat of Customs, ?Açık Pozisyon Oyunu Nasıl Biter ve Gümrük Birliği?nden Bankalar Nasıl Etkilenir??-Turkish Bankers? Association, Future Design of Turkish Tourism Industry-TYD, The Participative Restructuring of Turkish Agricultural Sector in collaboration with TTDF for the Turkish Ministry of Agriculture, ), Adapting to turnkey projects in the Turkish electrical energy industry-Türk Kablo (Nokia, Turkey), Deregulating the Telecommunications Industry for Turkish Northern Telecom (NETAŞ), The Turkish Health Industry-The Health Industry Suppliers and Manufacturers Association (SADER), Redesigning a New and Viable Growth Strategy for the Prefabricated Components Industry-Turkish Prefab Association, Developing a Collaboration Strategy for Turkish Ceramics Sector-Middle Anatolia export Association, Collobaration in the Packaging Industry-Istanbul Export Association, Restructuring the Cement Industry-TÇMB, the Future of the Turkish Pharmaceutical Industry- Union of Pharmaceutical Manufacturer Employers, Future Design of the Arı Grubu (Search Conference), Future of the Cosmetics Industry-Cognis

– Foundations, Associations, Unions: Association of Turkish Businessmen an Industrialists in Europe (ATİAD), Foreign Economical Relations Committee (DEİK), Foundation of Development of the Aegean Economy (EGEV), Union of Pharmaceutical Manufacturer Employers, Istanbul Export Association, Middle Anatolia Export Association, Health Industry Suppliers and Manufacturers Association (SADER), Tourism Investors Association (TYD), Turkish Concrete Manufacturers Association (TÇMB), Turkish Social and Economical Studies Foundation (TESEV), The Union of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Maritime Trade and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey (TOBB), TEMA Foundation, Turkish Pharmacists? Association, Turkish Prefab Association, Turkish Industrialists? and Businessmen?s Association  (TÜSİAD), Turkish Technology Development Foundation (TTGV), International Transporters Association (UND), Foreign Investors Association of Turkey (YASED), Galatasaray Sports Club

Clients where search conferences or participative design workshops were held in Turkey: Alarko Holding, Altınyıldız Group, Anadolu Endüstri Holding, Bayraktar Holding, Eczacıbaşı Holding, Koç Holding, Koru Holding, Mazhar Zorlu Holding, Sabancı Holding, Türk Petrol Holding, Yaşar Holding, Yibitaş Holding, Akbank, Aksigorta, Ata Yatırım, Bank Kapital, Bayındır Finans Grubu, Bayındırbank, BDDK-TMSF, Dışbank, Eczacıbaşı Menkul Değerler, Eximbank, Interbank, KentYatırım, Merkez Sigorta, Osmanlı Bankası, T.C. Merkez Bankası, TEB Factoring, TEB Leasing, Türk Ekonomi Bankası (TEB), Yaşarbank (Tütünbank), Yapı Kredi Bankası, Altınyıldız, Benetton Boğaziçi, Beymen, Çarşı Mağazaları, EGS Giyim Sanayii.Artema, Çimbeton, Dasa, Otak-Desa, Dempa, Dyosad, Eczacıbaşı Endüstriyel Hammaddeler, Hazine Müsteşarlığı, İntema, Vitra, Bosch El Aletleri, BSG Grünberg, Elf-Selyak, Enternasyonal Turizm Yatırım, Ericsson, I-Bimsa, Hürriyet, Hedef Grubu, Güzel Sanatlar Saatchi & Saatchi Lowe-Adam Tanıtım Hizmetleri, Migros Türk A.Ş.Net-Allders JVC, OYAK,  Oyakbank, PriceWaterhouseCoopers, Pfizer, Profilo (BSP Dağıtım), Sony, TED İstanbul Koleji, Askaynak, Brisa, Eczacıbaşı-Baxter, Eczacıbaşı İlaç Grubu, Gümüşsuyu Halı, İgsaş, Metaş, Pınar Süt, Siemens Endüstriyel Elektronik,Teknoloji Holding ? Universalkart, Tofaş, Tuborg, Türk Kablo, Ülker, Merck Sharp & Dohme, Nestle, Mis Süt, Şenocak-Klimasan, Vestel Elektronik,  Yalova Elyaf, Yataş, Zorlu Tekstil Grubu

-Nation Wide Efforts: ?Participate to Change?  Search Conference with 150 NGO?s, Turkish Capital Market Search Conference – Equity Markets Committee, National Consensus Project in the Turkish Industry (TÜSİAD), Developing the Turkish Industrial Policy,  Dialogue 2000 Project , Common Mind Platform in Traffic, Turkish Tourism Policy

Awards

Babüroğlu received the AACSB (American Accreditation Committee of School of Business)?s EXXON Award on the Innovation of Management Education in 1989. Among his other awards are the NATO doctorate scholarship by TÜBİTAK (The Technical and Scientific Research Council of Turkey) (1978-1982), the Best Paper Award given by the Society for General Systems Research, Goodland (England) Public Speaking Award (1974) and OPOS scholarship for the last two years prior to undergraduate study in the boarding school in England (1972-1974).

European Grant

Baburoglu O. N. and Yildiz Arikan ? Practice Based Learning: Company Action Projects? Euronet -PBL: Education, Practice & Research  Promoting Practice-Based Learning in the Higher Education provisions for Business Administration, Engineering and Vocational Teacher Education

Project Number: 142236-LLP-1-2008-1-DE-ERASMUS-ECUE, Grant Agreement: 2008 ? 3211/ 001 ? 001

Educational System and Programs Designed

Public

  • Anadolu University: ?TRT Okul? TV Channel Design 2010
  • Anadolu University: Design of Future Positioning 2010
  • İstanbul University Reorganization of Medical Faculties – 2009

Private

  • Yaşar University: Strategic Plan – 2010
  • Sabancı University:Revisoning of the next 10 years 2006
  • Özyeğin University : Greenfield Design ? 2006-2007
  • Sabancı University : Company Action Project Design and Implementation, 1998-Present
  • Sabancı University: Executive Development Unit Design and Supervision? 2001-Present
  • Sabancı University Greenfield Design 1995-1997

Secondary Education

  • FMV Feyziye Mektepleri Foundation: Future Design- 2010
  • Robert College: Decoding Organizational DNA Project – 2009
  • Darrüşafaka Eğitim Kurumları: Future Design? 2009 and 2007
  • TEVİTÖL: The Design for Attracting Gifted and Talented ? 2008
  • Istanbul Technical University: Idealized Redesign of the School by the Students- 2007
  • TED Istanbul College: Future Design? 1999

Foundations and Associations

  • State Planning Organization, A design for increasing the strategic management capacity for governmental institutions 2009-2010
  • AÇEV: Internationalization of 0-7 age group programs – 2009
  • TUSİAD: Vocational Education and Institutions Project – 2002
  • Vehbi Koç Foundations: Designing the Future ? 1998

International

  • The Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU): EDWOR Enterprise Development  Doctoral Program Design and Implementation Norway, 2001-2005
  • University of Pennsylvania: ?Say Yes To Education? Program Redesign – 1999
  • Clarkson University: ARETE Interdisciplinary Program design to unite Business and Liberal Studies – 1989

Publications:

Baburoglu O N and Emery M (eds) (2000), Educational Futures: Shifting Paradigm of
Universities and Education, Sabanci University Press, Istanbul

Baburoglu O N (1988) “Vortical Environment The Fifth in the Emery Trist Levels of Organizational Environment ” Human Relations also in the 3rd volume of Tavistock Anthology, (1997 Eds.: E.Trist, et.al.)

Baburoglu, O N (Is the end of free fall, free fall?: Emergence of vortical environments

– Proceedings of the Society for General System, Philadelphia1986

Baburoglu O N and Ravn I (1992) “Normative Action Research.” Organization Studies (13:1), pp. 19-34.

Baburoglu O N (1993) “Toplam Kalite Sonrası Sıfır Hiyerarşi (Zero Hierarchy in Post-TQM)”, Görüş, November, p.34-39 (Turkish language)

Baburoglu O N (1991) “Surrendering to the Environment in Educational Systems Design”  in Comprehensive Systems Design: A New Educational Technology  ed by C. M. Reigeluth, B.H. Banathy, J.R. Olson, Nato ASI Series, Springer Verlag 1991

Baburoglu O N and Garr M A (1993) “Search Conference Methodology For Practitioners” in Weisbord M R, Discovering Common Ground, Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc., San Francisco, p.73-82

Baburoglu, O N. and Aylin Gocer  (1994) ?Whither Organizational Culture? Privatization Of The Oldest State-Owned Enterprise In Turkey? Organization & Environment) vol. 8 no. 1 41-54

Baburoglu O N (1995) “Keşif Yönetimi”, Görüş, November-December , p.52-56 (Turkish language)

Baburoglu O N (1996) Convergence and Fragmentation Dilemma in Metaphorical Analysis of Organizations, Proceedings SCOS meeting

Ger M, Baburoglu O N, et al. (1996) “The AHP as a Methodology for Decisions in Public Policy: An Industrial Strategy Proposal for Turkey, 1995 – 2005”

Baburoglu O N, (1994) “Tracking the Emery-Trist Systems Paradigm”, Systemic Practice and Action Research Volume 1 / 1988 – Volume 24 / 2011

Baburoglu O N, Topkaya S, Ates O (1996) Post-search Follow-up: Assessing Search Conference Based Interventions in Two Different Industries in Turkey, Concepts and Transformation 1:1

Baburoglu O N (1996) “Searching for a program in National Participation” in Beyond Theory: Changing organizations through participation, S. Toulmin and B. Gustavsen (Eds.), pp. 119-135, John Benjamins Publishing Company

Doz Y.L. and Baburoglu O., 2000, The emergence and evolution of R&D coperatives, in Faulkner D.,de Rond M. (eds.), Cooperative Strategy: Economic, Business, and Organizational Issues, Oxford University Press, 2000.

Selsky, John W. and Goes, Jim and Babüroğlu, Oğuz N., “Contrasting perspectives of strategy making: applications in ‘Hyper’ environments”, Organization studies, Vol.28, No.1, January 2007, 71-94 (SSCI)

Reports:

Baburoglu O N, and Tunc Evcimen  (2011) ?A model for developing the strategic management capacity in governmental institutions? for the State Planning Organizations, Ankara Turkey

Baburoglu, O.N., Gokoglu, I. & Altinkurt, A. (2008). Kocaeli Industrial Turnaround Project Report: Gulf of Mobility and Innovation, Kocaeli Chamber of Industry, Publication No: 2008.ARS.04

Baburoglu, O.N., Evcimen, T.T. & Ustertuna, Z. (2008). New Competitive Strategy, The General Secretariat of Istanbul Textile and Apparel Exporters? Associations

Baburoglu, O.N. Construction Industry 2023 Vision, Published by the Union of Turkish Contractors 2011

Recent Presentations in International Conferences:

Academy of Management Meeting in 2007

24th Egos Colloquium in Amsterdam, 2008

Academy of Management Meeting in 2008

Academy of Management Meeting in 2009

25th Egos Colloquium in Barcelona, 2009

26th Egos Colloquium in Lisbon, 2010

Academy of Management Meeting in 2010