Awards and Achievements (2015-2016) Selected


Awards and Honorific Elections
Bertil Emrah Oder Professor of Constitutional Law Full Member, Science Academy (since April 2015)

-President, Law Schools Global League (July 2015)

-Principal Investigator, Turkish National Science Foundation (July 2015)

-Member of Working Group on Science and Ethics, All European Academies (ALLEA) (August 2015)

-Advisory Board Member, Cambridge University Press -American Society of Comparative Law Book Series (December 2015)

-Jury Member, Sedat Simavi Social Sciences Award (November 2015)

-Vice-President, Association of Constitutional Law Research (November 2015)

-Member of Scientific Committee, Erasmus + Joint Master Program LUISS University, University of London Legal Advanced Studies and Compultense University (March 2016)

-Jury Member, Gender Projects Award, Ahmet-Şirin Tekeli Foundation for Support of Female Lawyers (April 2016)

-UN Women and Inter-Parliamentary Union Advisor (January 2016)

Horizon 2020 Threshold Award

Board of Advisors, International Constitutional Law Journal (2016)

Ambassador, Capital Turkish Connections (December 2016)


Billur Yaltı Professor of Tax Law President of International Tax Research Association-IFA Türkiye (Elected)

Jury Member of Young Tax Professional of the Year Award organized by Ernst&Young (May 2015)

Member of Tax Law Education Committee of the Turkish Bar Association

Tankut Centel Professor of  Labor Law Member of the Executive Board of Mobbing Association (MEYAD) since September 2015
 Başak Çalı Associate Professor of International Law British Academy Newton Advanced Fellowship Award (September 2015-September 2017)

Horizon 2020 Threshold Award

Secretary-General, European Society of International Law (appointment by president)

Member, Executive Board, European Society of International Law (elected)

Chair, International Human Rights Special Interest Group, European Society of International Law (co-founder)

Editor, ESIL Reflections (appointment)

Fellow, University of Essex Human Rights Centre (honorific appointment)

Member, Academic Advisory Panel, Universal Rights Group (appointment)

Founder and Director, Judgment Watch (appointment)

ECHR Specialist, Council of Europe (appointment)

Advisory Board Member, Universal Rights Group, Geneva, Switzerland

Member, Peer Review College, United Kingdom Economic and Social Research Council (appointment)

Council of Europe Scientific Expert on the Long-Term Reform of the European Court of Human Rights to the Council of Europe Committee of Ministers (April 2015)

Member, Academic Advisory Board Implementation Project, Joint Türkiye Human Rights Platform (iHop) (honorific appointment)

Ayşegül Buğra Assistant Professor of Maritime and Insurance Law Science Academy’s Young Scientist Award (BAGEP) 2016
Işık Önay Assistant Professor of Civil Law Outstanding Teaching Award  (2016)

Head of Program Committee YCC Annual Conference (2016-2017)

Mehmet Polat Kalafatoğlu Assistant Professor of International Private Law Prix honorifique Capitant, La Chancellerie des Universités de Paris 2015

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Murat Önok Assistant Professor of Criminal Law


Press Council Solidarity and Development Foundation: Executive Board Member and comptroller (May 2014-)

Press Council: Member of the High Council (reelected on 29 March 2015) and Vice-President (reelected on 3 April 2015)

Member of Executive Board, Transparency International

Horizon 2020 Threshold Award

Zeynep Ayata Assistant Professor of EU Law and Competition Law TUBITAK : Review Panel Expert in the COST Action Proposal (until  April 2017)

Consultant to Koç Holding A.Ş. Competition Law Coordinator (2014 onwards)

Member of TÜSİAD Competition Law Working Group

Horizon 2020 Threshold Award

Chair of LSGL Research Group for Law and Business