Former Rector of Istanbul Technical University
Prof.Dr. Gulsun Saglamer, Former Rector of Istanbul Technical University (ITU) (1996-2004) is a professor of architecture and was as a post-doc researcher in Cambridge University (1975-1976), Visiting Professor in Queen’s University of Belfast in 1993-1996. She was a Board Member of European University Association (2005-2009) and President of CMU (Community of Mediterranean Universities (2012-2017) and was a member of the EC’s Advisory Groups of Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) (2006-2018) and Gender (2016-2018). She has chaired the MSCA AG between 2013-2016. Prof. Sağlamer is the President of European Women Rectors Association (EWORA) (2015-). She is representing Turkey in “ERAC Standing Working Group on Gender in Research and Innovation”. American Institute of Architects (AIA) awarded her “Honorary Fellowship (Hon FAIA) in 2006 and she has been also awarded “Leonardo da Vinci Medal” by SEFI (Société Européenne Pour la Formation Ingénieurs-European Society for Engineering Education) in 2005-2006. She is a member of European Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters since 2011.