Board of the Center



Prof. Dr. Turgut Tarhanlı - Director of the Center 

Turgut Tarhanlı is a Professor of Public International Law and Human Rights Law and the Director of the BILGI Human Rights Law Research Center. He is teaching “International Human Rights Law: Protection Mechanisms”, “Human Rights Activism I & II” and “Business and Human Rights” courses in BİLGİ  LL.M. and doctorate programs. 


Prof. Dr. Nurhan Yentürk

Nurhan Yentürk has taken part as a professor in Bilgi University in the Department of Economics in 2003. She is also director of the Istanbul Bilgi University NGO Training and Research Center. She is the editor of the NGO Collection which is published by Istanbul Bilgi University Publishing and covers different subjects for capacity building of the NGOs. Also she is giving courses in the NGO training and certificate program. She is a member of the steering committee in the Youth Studies Unit and also involved with researches and studies focused on youth and young people.


Asst. Prof. Dr. İdil Işıl Gül

İdil Işıl Gül has been a member of the Law Faculty at Bilgi University since 1997. Dr. Gül teaches courses in the areas of International Law, Human Rights Law and Humanitarian Law both in undergraduate and graduate levels. 


Asst. Prof. Dr. Galma Akdeniz

Galma Akdeniz is a member of Istanbul Bilgi University Faculty of Law, where she teaches undergraduate and graduate courses related to criminology and criminal justice. 


Asst. Prof. Dr. Lami Bertan Tokuzlu

Lami Bertan Tokuzlu is a member of the Istanbul Bilgi University Faculty of Law, where he teaches undergraduate and graduate courses on Research Methods and Accessing Legal Information Resources, European Union Institutions, Constitutional Law and Refugee Law.