My CV


Korel  Göymen

goymen-sabanciuniv.edu

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

Education

    Bsc. in Public Administration, Middle East Technical University (METU), 1964. Post-graduate Diploma in Development Administration, Leeds University (England), 1967. Ph. D. in Political Science, Leeds University, 1973.

Work Experience

    Deputy Mayor of Ankara, in charge of planning and coordination (1978-1980). Director of TÜSES – Turkish Social Economic Political Research Foundation (1989-1992). Undersecretary, Ministry of Tourism (1992-1994). Professor of Political Science, Middle East Technical University (1973-1983/1994-2002).

Areas of Interest

  • Local and regional governance; metropolitan management; local politics; public policy-making; NGO governance.

Memberships

  • Research Assistant Organizational Group, Committee for the Reorganization of Turkish Public Enterprises, (1964-1966);
  • Member Prime Minister’s Specialized Committee for the Reorganization of Turkish Public Enterprises (1971-72);
  • Member Society for International Development (Since 1972);
  • Chief Editor Middle East Technical University: Studies in Development (Bilingual quarterly Journal), (October 1973-October 1977)
  • Member Board of Trustees, American Field Service International Scholarships, New York (1974- 1977)
  • Chairman Executive Board, Türk Kültür Vakfı (Turkish Cultural Foundation), Istanbul 1974-1977
  • Fellow The Salzburg Seminar in American Studies Salzburg, Austria, 1974
  • Chairman Department of Political Science and Public Administration, METU (May 1976 – May 1977); (April 1981 – April 1983)
  • Member Board of Management
  • International Institute of Administrative Sciences Brussels, Belgium (1976-1977)
  • Dean of Students Middle East Technical University (1977-1978)
  • Member and Treasurer Kent Koop (Union of Batıkent Housing Cooperatives) Executive Board (1979-1981)
  • Auditor Ankara Cement Works (1978-1980)
  • Member Türkiye Gelişme Araştırmaları Vakfı (Turkish Foundation for Development Research) Executive Board (1980-1983)
  • Turkish Representative Asme Humanites (Humanitarian Relief Organization situated inGermany) (1979-1980)
  • Secretary General Middle East Technical University
  • Alumni Association (1980-1981)
  • Member Consultative Board, the National Productivity Center (MPM) on Administration and Management (1976-1980)
  • Auditor Turkish Social Science Association
  • (March 1981-March 1982)
  • Chairman Assembly of Founding Members of the Turkish Cultural Foundation (March 1982)
  • Chairman Board of Advisors
  • Kent Koop (Union of Batıkent Housing Cooperatives) July 1982-July 1983
  • Member State Planning Organisation, Specialized Committee on “Local Administration and Housing” (1981-1983)
  • Member Prime Minister’s Office,
  • Committee for the Reorganization of the Administrative System, Subcommittee on “Local Administration” (1981-1982)
  • Advisor Friedrich Ebert Stiftung
  • Bonn-Germany
  • on Local Administration (1983-1984)
  • Chairman Turkish Social Economic Political Research Foundation (TÜSES) Executive Board (1989-1994)
  • Chairman Turkish Foundation for Monuments, Environment and Tourism (TAÇ) Executive Board (1992-1994)
  • Chairman Tourism Development and Education Foundation (TUGEV)
  • Executive Board (1992-1994)
  • Chairman Turkish Foundation for Environmental Education (TÜRÇEV)
  • Executive Board (1993-1994)
  • Deputy Chairman Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) Tourism Committee (1993-1994)
  • Member World Tourism Organisation (WTO)
  • Executive Board (1992-1994)
  • Deputy Chairman World Tourism Organisation (WTO)
  • European Group (1993-1994)
  • Member METU, Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences Executive Committee (March 1995-March 2000)
  • Member Turkish Cultural Foundation
  • National Executive Board (1995-1999)
  • Member American Political Science Association
  • Member European Urban Research Association
  • Member British Political Science Association
  • Member Euopean Group of Public Administration
  • Member European Governance Network
  • Member ÇEKÜL (Foundation for the Preservation of the Environment and Cultural Heritage)
  • (Since December, 1996)
  • Chairman of Board and Director Center for Public Policy and Urban Research
  • Middle East Technical University
  • (March 1997-September 2000)
  • Member State Planning Organisation, Specialized Committee on “Tourism” (1999-2000)
  • Member Publishing Board, Journal of Tourism Research Eastern Mediterranean University, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus
  • Member Advisory Board, The Institute for Turkish European Relations, London (since 1999)
  • Member National Tourism Consultative Board (since 1999)
  • Member Executive Board
  • European Research Center, METU (1999-2002)
  • Member Executive Board
  • Disaster Management Implementation and Research Center, METU (1999-2002)
  • Occasional Editor Journal of Sustainable Tourism (since 2001)
  • International Consultant World Tourism Organization
  • Member Executive Committee, Istanbul Policy Center
  • at Sabancı University, (since 2003)
  • Member Turkish Cultural Foundation Executive Board,
  • Istanbul (since 2003)

Awards

  • Kalkınma Bakanlığı ” Yaşanabilir Kentler ve Kentsel Dönüşüm Özel İhtisas Komisyonu Başkanlığı –  2012
  • Top Bureaucrat of the Year Award (Yılın Bürokratı Ödülü) –  1989
  • Most Successful NGO Executive Award ( En Başarılı STK Yöneticisi Ödülü) –  1983
  • Friedrich Ebert Foundation Grant ( Friedrich Ebert Vakfı Araştırma Desteği) – Friedrich Ebert Foundation  1982
  • U.S. Government Grant (ABD. Hükümeti Grant) – U.S. Government  1979
  • EEC Commission Grant (Avrupa Ekonomik Topluluğu Araştırma Desteği ) – EEC  1976
  • Ford Foundation Expert, to the Government of Pakistan (Ford Vakfı Uzmanı, Pakistan Hükümetine Danışmanlık ) – Ford Vakfı  1974
  • RCD Grant (RCD Araştırma Desteği ) –  1973
  • OECD Scholarship (OECD Doktora Desteği) – OECD  1969