FACULTY OF ARCHITECTUREDEPARTMENT OF CITY AND REGIONAL PLANNING


Burak BÜYÜKCİVELEK, Assist. Prof. Dr.

Address: Department of City and Regional Planning, New Building Room: 425

                   Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey


Phone: +90 312 210 6228
Fax: + 90 312 210 7965


E-Mail:  aburakb@metu.edu.tr
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Education:

 

B.Sc., CRP, Middle East Technical University (2004)

Minor, GIS-RS, Middle East Technical University (2004)
DEA, Urbanisme, Université Paris XII - Val de Marne (2005)
PhD, Urban Studies, University College London (2014)


Taught Courses:

 

CRP 101 Planning Studio I

CRP 102 Planning Studio II

CRP 111 Introduction to City and Regional Planning

CRP 212 The City in History II

CP 501 City Planning Studio I

CP 502 City Planning Studio II

ENVS 3016 Urban Design: Space and Place course (UCL, Bartlett), TA, 2007-2009
ENVS 1018 Introducing Urban Design: Design Skills (UCL, Bartlett), TA, 2007-2009
Research and Teaching Assistantship (METU, CRP), 2005-2007


Research Interests:


Retail planning and development, political economy of urbanization, urban geography, urban design, planning education

 

Projects:

 

Socio-Spatial Transformation in Istanbul between the years 1910-1922, (1910-1922 Yılları Arasından İstanbul’da Sosyo-Mekansal Dönüşüm), The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK) Research Project Araştırma Projesi
Directors: Prof. Dr. Murat Güvenç, Prof. Dr. Tansı Şenyapılı
Reference no: SBB-8006

 


Selected Publications:

 

Reconstruction of Ankara's Retail Geography through a Spatial Organisation Based Typological Approach
Design Principles and Practices: An International Journal, Volume 3, Issue 5, pp: 333-48

Capitalist Logic and the Production of Spaces of Inequality: the Case of Organised Food Retailers in Ankara (Kapitalizmin Mantığı ve Adaletsizliğin Mekansal Üretimi: Ankara Organize Gıda Perakendecileri Örneği), Conference paper, 26. Association of European Schools of Planning (AESOP) Conference, Ankara, Türkiye, 11-15 June 2012

Typifying the Retail Landscapes: The Case of Ankara, (Ankara Perakende Coğrafyasının Tipleştirilme Çalışması) Conference paper: Third International Conference on Design Principles and Practices, Berlin, Almanya, 15-17 February 2009

Non-internalised Urban Culture (İçselleştirilememiş Kentsel Kültür), Roundtable discussion topic, AESOP Young Academics Network Meeting, Bratislava, Slovakya, 7-10 February 2007
 
- Tracing Regional Differences on Urban Space : The Case of Ankara, (Bölgesel Farklılıkların Kentteki İzleri: Ankara örneği), Conference paper prepared with research assistant M. Anıl Şenyel

42th ISoCaRP Congress: Cities Between Integration and Disintegration, Opportunities and Challenges, Istanbul, Türkiye, 17-18 September 2006

 

Awards & Fellowships & Research Grants

 

Visiting Researcher, Department of Urban Planning, Luskin School of Public Affairs, University of California - Los Angeles, (April-August, 2010) with the long term research scholarship of University College London

Completing Research Student (UCL) Scholarships, University College London (2011 & 2012)

Turkish Council of Higher Education Scholarship for PhD. (2007-2011)

Bource d'Excellence of French Government, Institut d'Urbanisme de Paris, Université Paris XII - Val de Marne (2004-2005)