Curriculum Vitae

Please download my complete CV here. A brief description is below:

  • Education

Ph.D. in Economics (expected–June 2022)

Advisors: Stephen L. Ross, Eric Brunner, Jorge M. Agüero


M.A in Economics

University of Colorado Denver (CU Denver), CO


B.Sc in Econometrics

Cukurova University, Adana, Turkey

  • Research Interests

Primary Fields: Applied Microeconomics, Economics of Education, Development Economics

Secondary Fields: Labor Economics, Public Economics

  • Ph.D. Dissertation

The causal relationship between human capital investment and non-labor market outcomes such as teenage fertility and marriage, civic participation, and risky sexual behaviors.

  • Teaching Interests

Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Public Finance, Program Evaluation, Econometrics, Applied Econometrics, Foundations of Gender Inequality, Development Economics, Labor Economics, Public Economics, Health Economics, Economics of Education

  • Teaching Experience

Instructor of Record: Public Finance (ECON-3431)

Instructor of Record: Writing in Economics (ECON-2500W)


Teaching Assistant: Principles of Microeconomics, Principles of Macroeconomics


  • Skills/Certifications

Programs: Stata, Latex, MS Office

Other: "W" course certification (certified to teach a writing intensive course at UConn)