Our Faculty Member, Assoc. Prof Dr. Burcu Özsoy Recieves a Science Award
Nov 08, 2017

At the 10th Award Ceremony of the Gaziantep Young Businessmen's Association (GAGIAD), ITU Maritime Faculty member and Director of the Polar Research and Application Center, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Burcu Özsoy was presented with the "Science Award."

At the ceremony, held for the 10th time this year, the achievements of exemplary individuals and organizations that have made a difference for the society in-which they live are celebrated. In the ceremony where 14 individuals were awarded in 13 different categories, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Burcu Özsoy, was recognized in the category of science.


Antarctic work crowned with prize

Dr. Özsoy, along with Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, and Gaziantep Metropolitan Mayor, Fatma Şahin who were also in attendance, were all recognized in the ceremony. Özsoy, with her international inter-university work focusing on Arctic, Antarctic, and Ocean Marine Sciences stands out for her key scientific studies on the subject. Özsoy was recognized by GAGİAD, for her contributions in representing Turkey's polar research on an international platform.

As the ITU Family, we congratulate our academic, who represented our university successfully, and wish her continued success.