FACULTY OF ARCHITECTUREDEPARTMENT OF CITY AND REGIONAL PLANNING


Ayşe GEDİK, Prof. Dr.

Address: Department of City and Regional Planning
Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey


Phone: + 90 312 210 62 02
Fax: + 90 312 210 79 65


E-Mail: gedik@metu.edu.tr, gediksensei@gmail.com
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Education:

 

B.Sc., Arch, Middle East Technical University (Ankara, Turkey)
M.Sc., CP, Middle East Technical University (Ankara, Turkey)
Ph.D., URP, University of Washington (Seattle, USA)


Taught Courses:

 

CP524 Application of Advanced Statistical Methods and Techniques to City and Regional Planning

CP564 Urban Systems and National Development

ASN571 Development, Demography and Planning in Modern Japan

CRP423 Application of Statistical Methods and Techniques to City and Regional Planning

CRP425 Application of Demographic Techniques to Turkish Data

CRP371 Methods and Techniques of Planning

 

Research interests: Migration and urban systems (in relation with the level of socio-economic development, and in view of the international comparative analysis, especially between Turkey and Japan); Inter-regional disparities and the significance of socio-demographic factors

 

Editorial Responsibilities:

 

Population, Space and Place (UK; SSCI): International Advisory Board

Migration Letters (UK): Editorial Advisory Board

Social Space Journal (Poland): Editorial Board

International Journal of Environmental Creation (Japan): Editorial Board

Peer Review Board of Statistical Associates Publishers

 

Selected Publications:

 

"Rural-to-Urban Migration in Turkey During the Post Thirty-Five Years: 1965-2000, in Migration and Turkey: Changing Human Geography, 2014, eds. D.Ş. Sert and D.K. Korfalı, pp. 21-89., Mirekoç Publications: No.4, Istanbul:Isis Pres.

 

"Mobility Transition (Test of Zelinsky's Theory) and Economic and Demographic Factors: Japan and Turkey" in Cities in Global Perspective: Diversity and Transition, eds. Yuji Murayama and Guoqing Ou, 2005, pp. 83-93, Tokyo: Fujiwara Pub.

 

"Differential Urbanization in Turkey, 1955-90," in Tijdschrift voor Economische en Sociale Geographie, 2003, Vol. 94, No. 1, pp. 100-11. 

 

"Mobility Transition (Test of Zelinsky's Theory) and Economic and Demographic Factors: Japan and Turkey, 1955-90" in Sustainable Human Settlements: The Asia Experience, eds. Ranvinder Singh Sandhu, Sarup Singh, Jasmeet Sandhu, 2001, pp. 413-434, Jaipur, India: Rawat Pub.

 

"The Importance of Socio-Demographic Indicators in Regional Disparities in Turkey, 1990-94," (together with N.Şahin and S.Süer) in International Journal of Environmental Creation, 2000, Vol. 3, No. 2, pp. 89-102, Japan.

 

"Comparative Study of Migration Between Turkey and Japan Based on the Model Reference Adaptive Theory," International Journal of Environmental Creation, 1998, Vol.1, No.1, pp. 1-13.

 

"Internal Migration in Turkey, 1965-85: Test of Some of the Conflicting Findings in the Literature," Working Paper No.66, Australian National University, Research School of Social Sciences, Canberra, October 1996.

 

"Changes in the Migratory Patterns in Japan in 1955-90: with Emphasis on the Core Region in 1980-90 Period and Plausible Future Trends," Institute of Developing Economies (IDE): Tokyo, VFR Monograph Series No. 247, October 1995.

 

"Changes in the Migratory Patterns in Japan in 1955-90: with Emphasis on the Core Region in 1980-90 Period and Plausible Future Trends," Proceedings of the 5th World Congress of the RSAI, May 2-6, 1996, pp. CS4-11A-Z (1-8).

 

"Changes in the Migratory Patterns in Japan in 1955-90: with Emphasis on the Core Region in 1980-90 Period," in Zoltan Hajdu and Gyula Horvath (eds) European Challenges and Hungarian Responses in Regional Policy, 1994, pp. 395-409, Pecs: Hungarian Academy of Sciences.

 

"The Spatial Distribution of Population in Post-War Japan (1945-1980): Implications for the Developing Countries," in P. Friedrich and Ian Masser (eds.) International Perspectives of Regional Decentralisation, 1987, pp. 86-118, Baden-Baden, Germany: Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft.

 

"The Effects of In- and Out-Migration on Urban Growth in Turkey (1965-85) and a Comparison with the Developed Countries," Papers of Regional Science Association: IRSR (International Regional Science Review), 1992, Vol. 71, No.4, pp. 405-419.

 

Extended List:

 

"Integrated Analysis of Crime Incidents within a Loose-Coupled GIS-Based System: Case of Etlik Police Station Zone in 2000" Gazi University Journal of Science (GU J Sc) (2010) Vol. 4, Number 23, pp. 531-50 (together with A.Erdoğan and S. Düzgün).

 

"Daimi Ikametgaha göre Göç Datası: Eleştiriler ve Öneriler," (Internal Migration Data According to Permanent Residency), Türkiye'de Iç Göç. T. Tarih Vakfı, 1998, pp. 152-66.

 

"Ülke Bazında Farklı Idari Birimlerde ve Aralarında olan Net Göçler: 1965-90," in Internal Migration Between Different Administrative Units, and Changes during 1965-90), 2003, Third Conference on Turkish Demography, 2-5 December 1997, pp. 453-70, Hacettepe Üniversitesi, Ankara, Turkey.

 

"Internal Migration in Turkey, 1965-85: Test of Some of the Assumptions,"RURDS, (Review of Urban and Regional Development Studies: Journal of the Applied Regional Science Conference, Japan), Vol. 9, No.2, Autumn 1997, pp. 170-79.

 

"Türkiye'nin Nüfusu 1923-1994: 21 ci Yüzyıl Ortalarına Kadar Nüfus Yapısı, Gelişme ve Kestirimler," (Review of the Book by State Institute of Statistics, "The Population of Turkey, 1923-1994, Demographic Structure and Development with Projections to the Mid-21st Century", Ada Kentliyim, No.3, 1995, pp. 128-130, Ankara: Pelin Ofset.

 

"Türkiye'de Iç Göçler, 1965-85: Bazı Varsayımların Sorgulanması," ("Internal Migration in Turkey, 1965-85: Evaluation of Assumptions"), in Ilhan Tekeli (ed.) Tarık Okyar Anısına Kitap: Kent, Planlama, Politika, Sanat, 1993, pp. 213-232, Ankara: METU, pp. 213-232.

 

"Definition of Squatter Housing," Geographia Polonica, 1993, Vol. 61, pp. 471-78, Warsaw: Polish Academy of Sciences.

 

"Migration and Urban Growth in Turkey, 1965-85," in K. P.Strohmeir and Ch. W. Matthiessen (eds.), Innovation and Urban Growth Dynamics: A Multi-level Process, NY: Avebury Pub. 1992, pp. 105-121.

 

Urban Systems, Migration and Planning," Selected Papers on Urban and Regional Issues, Ankara: Faculty of Architecture, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, 1992.

 

"Turkey," in W.J. Serow, C.B. Nam, D.F. Sly, and R.H. Weller (eds.), Handbook on International Migration, 1990, pp. 301-324, Westport, Ct, ABD: Greenwood Press (together with A. Eraydın and A. Barışık).

 

"Urban Growth in Turkey: Effects of Different Migration Flows to- from- Urban Centers During 1965-70 and 1975-80," in The Model of Intervening Opportunities in the Theory and Practice of Territorial Arrangement (Prace Naukowe Instytutu Historii Architektury, Sztuki i Tekniki Politechniki Wroclawskiej, Seria: Studio i Materialy), 1990, pp. 155-188.

 

"Analysis of Inter-provincial Migration Related to the GAP Region," (together with Beyhan Arıkan), Working Paper, GAP Master Plan Study, Nippon Koei Co. and Yüksel Proje, Ankara, Turkey, December 1988.

 

"Savaş Sonrası Japonya'sında Nüfusun Mekansal Dağılımı (1945-80): ve Gelişmekte olan Ülkeler Için Anlamı," ODTÜ Gelişme Dergisi (METU Studies in Development), 1987, Cilt 14, No. 4, pp. 339-72.

 

"The Spatial Distribution of Population in Post-War Japan (1945-1980): Implications for the Developing Countries," in P. Friedrich and Ian Masser (eds.) International Perspectives of Regional Decentralisation, pp. 86-118, Baden-Baden, Germany: Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft.

 

"Türkiye'de Iç Göçler" ("International Migration in Turkey"), Ana Britanica, 1986, pp. 570-572.

 

"Rural to Urban versus Urban to Urban Migration in Turkey, 1965-70," Espace-Populations-Societies, I, 1985, pp. 86-92.

 

"Rural to Urban versus Urban to Urban Migration in Population Growth of Urban Places in Developing Countries: Case Study of Turkey," Discussion Paper Series, Dept. of City and Regional Planning, Ohio State University, Columbus, USA, December 1982.

 

"Descriptive Analyses of Village-to-Province-Center Migration in Turkey: 1965-70," Discussion Paper No. 58, Institute of Socio-Economic Planning, University of Tsukuba, Japan, November 1979.

 

"Sizes of Different Migration Flows in Turkey, 1965-70: Possible Future Directions and Towards Comparative Analysis," Discussion Paper No. 36, Institute of Socio-Economic Planning, University of Tsukuba, Japan, December 1978.

 

"Spatial Distribution of Population in Post-War Japan (1945-75): Implications for Developing Countries," Discussion Paper No. 35, Institute of Socio-Economic Planning, University of Tsukuba, Japan, December 1978.

 

"Şehirsel Pilot Data Bank'ın Kurulması Üzerine Bazı Düşünceler," ("Thoughts on the Development of Urban Data Bank"), Bülletin, 1972, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 211-217, Ankara: Faculty of Architecture, Middle East Technical, Ankara, Turkey.

 

"Methods for Use of Data Banks as a Basis for Decision Making," Proceedings of the International Experts Meeting on Data Banks for Development, 1972, pp. 130-160, Saint Maximin: INSEE-OEM.

 

"Bibliography on Application of New Techniques and Especially Electronic Data Processing to Planning," Araştırma Raporu, Dept. of City and Regional Planning, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey, January 1971; and Working Document, OECD, Paris, France, February 1971.

 

"A Mathematical Intra-City Location Model for Squatter Housing in Turkey," Bülletin, 1971, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 69-94, Ankara: Faculty of Architecture, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey.

 

Masters thesis: "Towards a Mathematical Model for Intra-Urban Location of Squatter Housing Settlements in Turkey", 1971, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey.

 

PhD Dissertation: "A Causal Analysis of the Destination Choice of the Village-to-Province-Center Migrants in Turkey, 1965-70", University of Washington, Seattle, USA


Awards, Fellowships, and Research Grants:

 

Visiting Professor, Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Japan, Spring semester, 2005 (Host professor: Prof. Dr. Yuji Murayama).

 

International Prize of Environmental Creation, University of Hokkaido, Japan, May, 1997.

 

Japan Foundation Fellow (Visiting Professor), Dept. of Environmental Earth Sciences, University of Hokkaido, Japan, September 1997-August 1998 (Host professor: Prof. Dr. Etsuo

Yamamura).

 

Visiting Research Fellow, The Australian National University, Research School of Social Sciences, Canberra, Summer 1996 (Host professor: Prof. Dr. Gavin Jones).

 

Japan Society of Promotion of Sciences (JSPS) Short-term Fellowship (Visiting Professor), Dept. of Environmental Earth Sciences, University of Hokkaido, Japan, May-August 1994 (Host professor: Prof. Dr. Etsuo Yamamura).

 

Visiting Research Fellow (VRF), Institute of Developing Economies, Tokyo, Japan, March-August 1993 (Host scientist: Yasushi Hazama).

 

Visiting Professor. Institüt für Bevölkerungsforschung und Sozialpolitik, Universitat Bielefeld, Germany, November 1984 (Host professor: Professor Dr Herwig Birg).

 

MEAWARDS, Ford Foundation-Population Council-IDRC, November 1984-September 1987, "Recent Developments and Possible Future Trends in Urban Growth in Turkey".

 

Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship, Japan Society for Promotion of Sciences (JSPS), University of Tsukuba, Japan, April 1978-January 1980 (Host professor: Prof. Dr. Koichi Mera).

 

Graduate School Special Fellowship, University of Washington, Seattle, January-March 1977 and July-August 1977.

 

Ford Foundation Fellowship, University of Washington, Seattle, June 1976-November 1977.

 

American Research Institute in Turkey, University of Washington, Seattle, June-September 1975.

 

American Business Women Association, University of Washington, Seattle, June-September 1975.

 

Richard King Mellon Fellowship, University of Washington, Seattle, October 1973-June 1974.

 

Graduate School Student Fellowship, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey, October 1968-September 1971.