General Directorate for Cultural Heritage and Museums
Culture and Tourism Expert
Fatma currently works as a Culture and Tourism Expert in the Ministry of Culture and Tourism in Turkey with the responsibilities of managing restoration projects of registered buildings and counselling museum projects. Her major research interests include preventive conservation, museum design and civil architecture.
Fatma received her BArch (1999-2003) and MA in History of Architecture (2003-2006) from Middle East Technical University (Ankara, Turkey). From 2015 – 2016 Fatma was a visiting scholar in the Museum Science Graduate Program at Texas Tech University U.S.A. She is currently studying for a PhD. in Conservation of Cultural Properties from Gazi University (Ankara, Turkey).
At the British Museum
During her time on the International Training Programme in 2009, Fatma was based in the Department of Greece and Rome.
Fatma’s exhibition proposal, with colleague Abdülmecit Arigüzel, was entitled The Nereid Monument – A New Display.
ITP Newsletter Publications
ITP Newsletter Issue 4 (2017), Being brave, taking risks: New cultural frontiers for Turkey