Asst. Prof. Berk Esen Receive BAGEP AwardsSeven Bilkent faculty members have received Distinguished Young Scientist (BAGEP) awards for 2020. The awards are given by the Science Academy Association (Bilim Akademisi Derne─či), established in 2011 ÔÇťto promote, practice and uphold the principles of scientific merit, freedom and integrity.ÔÇŁ The objective of the BAGEP program is to recognize highly promising young scientists and assist them in furthering their investigations.
The Bilkent awardees are: Asst. Prof. Erc├╝ment ├çi├žek (Department of Computer Engineering), Asst. Prof. Onur ├çizmecio─člu (Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics), Asst. Prof. Banu Demir Pakel (Department of Economics), Asst. Prof. Berk Esen (Department of International Relations), Asst. Prof. Naz─▒m Keven (Department of Philosophy), Asst. Prof. Burak ├ťlg├╝t (Department of Chemistry) and Asst. Prof. Kemal Y─▒ld─▒z (Department of Economics).
A ceremony to honor the awardees was postponed to a later date due to the COVID-19 outbreak.