Damla Barın (Cultural Heritage Project Research Coordinator)
damlabarin[at] - ext: 230

She graduated from Boğaziçi University, Department of Sociology in 2019. She completed her MA degree in sociology at the same university in 2022.

Mayıs Oğuz (Cultural Heritage Project Research Asisstant)
mayisoguz[at] - ext: 230

She graduated from Galatasaray University, Department of Sociology in 2023.

İren Bıçakçı (Hrant Dink Foundation Archive Coordinator)
irenbicakci[at] - ext: 232

She graduated from Kadir Has University, Department of Interior Architecture and Environmental Design in 2015.


Lara Çakmak (Hrant Dink Foundation Archive Project Research Asisstant)
laracakmak[at] - ext: 232

She graduated from Bahçeşehir University, Interior Architecture and Environmental Design in 2010. 


Deniz Derya Dertli (Hrant Dink Foundation Archivist)
denizdertli[at] - ext: 232

Deniz is graduated from Marmara University, Information and Records Management in 2020. Deniz is continues to study associate degree in Health Institutions Management at Istanbul University.

Mehmet Polatel (Minority Rights Academy Coordinator)

He received his PhD degree in Modern Turkish History at Boğaziçi University. He did postdoctoral research and gave lectures at the Center for Armenian Studies at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor and USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research.

Belgin Aktürk (Minority Rights Academy Finance Coordinator)
belginakturk[at] - ext: 223

She obtained her Computer Technologies and Programming degree from Istanbul Aydin University in 2006 and in 2015 graduated from Anadolu University Business Administration department.

Teni Lorin Yeşiltepe (Minority Rights Academy Event Coordinator)
teniyesiltepe[at] - ext: 231

She graduated from Istanbul University, Department of Italian Language and Literature. She completed her Master's degree in Teaching Italian as a Non-Mother Tongue at Universita' per Stranieri di Perugia.

Zeynep Karababa (Minority Rights Academy Project Assistant)
zeynepkarababa[at] - ext: 231

She graduated from Boğaziçi University, Department of Psychology in 2021. She continues her master’s degree in Social Psychology at the same university.