Prof. Dr. Mehmet TUNÇER

Address: Cankaya University, Faculty of Architecture, Department of Urban and Regional Planning, 100. Yıl Campus, Ogretmenler Street, No: 14 06530 Balgat / Ankara /Turkey

Phone:   +90 312 284 45 00
Fax:       + 90 312 286 40 78 

E-Mail:   mtuncer@cankaya.edu.tr

Education

Bachelor         City and Regional Planning Department, METU

Masters          City and Regional Planning Department and Restoration Joint MsC Program, METU

Ph.D.              Public Administration and Politics Dep., Ankara University

Research Interests: Urban and Regional Planning, Urban Policy,  Urban History, Urban Design, Historical Area Conservation, Archeaological Area Conservation and Management, Ecological Planning,

Courses Taught

KENT 560 –  Urban Conservation and Renewal (Master)

KENT 564 –  Environmental Planning (Master)

CRP 201-202 – Planning Studio

CRP 357     –  Urban Conservation Planning (Elective)

CRP 382     –  Priority Area Planning and Implementations (Elective)

Selected Publications / Conference Proceedings / Book Chapters

  • 2017, Book, “DÜNDEN BUGÜNE KÜLTÜREL MİRAS VE KORUMA: Ankara, Patara, Urfa Edessa, Perge, Diyarbakır, Mardin”, Gazi Kitapevi Pub., Ank. ISBN 978-605-344-522-7, 430 Page.   
  • 2016, Book, “ABANT GÖLÜ TABİAT PARKINDA ÇEVRE TAHRİBATI”, Gazi Kitapevi Yayınevi (09 / 2016) ISBN 9786053444145 248 Page.
  • 2016, Book (Chapter): “KENTSEL TASARIMA GİRİŞ, Analysis Methods in Urban Design, Conceptual Design, Urban Planning and Urban Design, Spatial Solutions, Examples of Urban Design in Different Areas”, Tunçer, M., Kaplan, H., Ercoşkun, Y. (Editör), Ö., Savran, S., Kiper, P.,Gazi Kitabevi Pub., ISBN: 9786053443933
  • 2015, Book, “ÇEVRESİ’Nİ ARAYAN ANKARA” Alter Pub., 294 Page.
  • 2014, Book, “TARİHİ ÇEVRE YOK OLURKEN, Amasra, Bergama, Kaş, Uçhisar Örnekleri” Alter Pub., 337 Page.
  • 2001, Book, “ANKARA (ANGORA) ŞEHRİ MERKEZ GELİŞİMİ (14.-20. YY)”, Ministry of Culture Pub. / 2603, Series of Cultural Works No : 292.
  • 2000, Book, “TARİHSEL ÇEVRE KORUMA POLİTİKALARI : ANKARA”, Ministry of Culture Pub. / 2520, Series of Cultural Works No: 281.
  • 2007, Book (Chapter), “Prof.RUŞEN KELEŞ’E ARMAĞAN; “KENTBİLİME ADANAN BİR YAŞAM”, Cilt 1; “Prof. Dr. Ruşen Y. Keleş’in Disiplinlerarası Bazı Çalışmaları”, İMGE Pub., Ed. Mengi, A..
  • 2006, 42. ISoCaRP Congress, Istanbul, “CITIES BETWEEN INTEGRATION AND DISINTEGRATION: OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES”; “From Kreuzberg To Fener – Balat : 12 Principles Of Conservative Urban Renewal”.
  • 1999, Book (Chapter), “GEOGRAPHICAL VIEWPOINTS IN THE MIDDLE EASTERN CITIES IV: MIGRATION AND ANKARA PART 2”, Chapter II: “HISTORIC TOWNS IN ANATOLIA: PART I”, Edited by TERASAKA, A., MIZUUCHI, T., YAMAMOTO, K., Dept.of Geography, Fac.of Literature, Osaka City University, Ryutsu Keizai University, Osaka, Japan.

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Academic Honors / Awards

2015, Urban Dreams 9 : Ataturk Forest Farm (AOÇ) Areas Evaluation Project: International Idea Contest, Ankara Branch of Chamber of Architects, Advisor Jury Member.

2010, Organized by the Ministry of Environment and Forestry for undergraduate and graduate students “Eko-Kent Design National Project Competition”, Jury Member,  Ministry of Environment and Forestry..

2001 June, Bursa Cultural Park And Environmental Planning And Design Competition, 2nd Mansion Award.

2000, August, International Competition For The Transformation And Renewal Of The San Lorenzo Area In Rome, Italia, Together with Haluk Alatan, Ass. Professor Ozcan Altaban, Dr. Kamutay Turkoglu and Dr. Ahmet Uzel. (Published as a Book)

1987, Municipality of Altındağ, Ministry of Culture, “Ankara Citadel Conservation Plan and Project Competition”, Advisory Jury Member.

1986, Rome, Italy, Fellowship in Historical Conservation and Restoration “THE INTERNATIONAL CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF THE PRESERVATION AND RESTORATION OF CULTURAL PROPERTY “(ICCROM),  Roma, İtalya,

Administration

2007 -2012,  Abant İzzet Baysal University, Faculty of Engineering and Architecture, Founder and Head of Department of Architecture.

2003-2006: Amasra Municipality Planning Consultant (On behalf of UTTA Planning & Consulting Ltd.)

1995-1999: Antalya Metropolitan Municipality, Muratpaşa and Konyaaltı Municipality Planning Consultant (UTTA Planning)

1994 – 1998: Member of the Conservation Committee for Cultural and Natural Assets in Konya (as the Representative of the Ministry of Culture)