General Information

Institutional Information: Işletme Fakültesi, Turizm Işletmeciliği Bölümü, Turizm Ve Otel Yönetimi Anabilim Dalı
Research Areas: Social Sciences and Humanities

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Publication

53

H-Index (TrDizin)

1

Project

8

Thesis Advisory

13

Open Access

2
UN Sustainable Development Goals

Biography

After completing his postgraduate education at the University of Surrey in the UK, he worked as an Instructor at Dokuz Eylül University, Faculty of Business Administration, in 1992. He completed his PhD at the same university and received the title of Assistant Professorship in 1998. In 2001, he moved abroad and worked in different countries for 21 years (N.Cyprus, Dubai, Singapore, Switzerland, Türkiye, UK and USA) in public and private universities with various tasks and projects, assuming different roles ranging from Head of Department to Vice-Rector. During this time abroad, he received the title of Associate Professor in Dubai in 2005 and Full Professor in the TRNC in 2013. He also served as a Member of the Executive Board of the YODAK (Higher Education Planning, Evaluation, Accreditation and Coordination Council) in N. Cyprus between 2014-2022. Currently, he is an elected Board Member of INQAAHE (International Network for Quality Assurance Agencies in Higher Education), Vice President of CEENQA (Central and Eastern European Network of Quality Assurance Agencies in Higher Education), also Vice President of IQA (Association of Quality Assurance Agencies of the Islamic World). Additionally, he has been an elected member of the CHEA-CIQG (Council for Higher Education Accreditation) International Advisory Council in the USA since 2022 and Accreditation Committee member of the British Accreditation Council (BAC) in the UK since 2020. He is an affiliate of ECA (European Consortium for Accreditation in Germany, He also serves as an Honorary President of ECLBS (European Council of Leading Business Schools), a reviewer/ evaluator for many institutional and program accreditation organizations in America, Europe, Middle East, and Far East (QAA, NVAO, AQAS, OCQAS etc.), and an external evaluator and advisor for TKTA and IAAR. As of April 1st, 2022, after 21 years, he was reassigned to his previous position at Dokuz Eylül University as the International Relations Coordinator under the Rectorate. Currently, he has been appointed as an international advisor to THEQC since June 2022.

Contact

Email
olgun.cicek[at]deu.edu.tr
Other Email
olguncicek[at]yahoo.com
Web Page
https://avesis.deu.edu.tr/olgun.cicek
Office Phone
+90 232 419 1659
Address
DOKUZ EYLÜL ÜNİVERSİTESİ REKTÖRLÜĞÜ DIŞ İLİŞKİLER KOORDİNATÖRLÜĞÜ ALSANCAK/İZMİR