SCHOOL OF COMMUNICATION / academician.unit.6486dfe12b20c


Short Biography

Prof. Dr. İzzetBozkurt graduated in 1988 from Journalism and Public Relations Department, Faculty of Communication in Aegean University. Later he worked two years in Aegean Region Chamber of Industry. In January 1990 he started to work as a research assistant in the Faculty of Communication, Public Relations and Advertising Department, in Aegean University. Between years 1990 – 1992 Dr. Bozkurt received his first MA degree from Aegean University Social Science Institute, by presenting his thesis “The Role of Communication in the Development of University – Sector Cooperation”. Between years 1992 – 1995 by obtaining a scholarship from Turkish Higher Education Institute, Dr. Bozkurt accomplished his second MA degree in the field of “Integrated Marketing Communication” in Roosevelt University, USA. In 1999 Dr. Bozkurt recaived his PhD degree from Aegean University Social Science Institute, with his thesis “ The Strategic Planning Process of Integrated Marketing Communication”. Same year he received Assistant Professorship. Between 2000 and 2004, Dr. Bozkurt had continued his academic career as a Chairman of Public Relations and Advertising Department in Faculty of Communication and Media Studies in Eastern Mediterranean University, Norhern Cyprus. In April 2003, Dr. Bozkurt recaived his Associate Professorship. From September 2004, Dr.Bozkurt has started working as the vice dean and also chairman of Journalism department at communication faculty of Yeditepe University. İstanbul, Turkey Dr.Bozkurt has received his full professorship in 2008. He has appointed as the Rector of İstanbul Yeni Yuzyil University, between 2010-2013. Dr. Bozkurt worked as the vice rector and the dean of communication faculty in Uskudar University in İstanbul, Turkey. Between 2013-2017, Recently, he working at Ibn Haldun University.