RESEARCH ASSISTANT GÜLNUR EKŞİ BONA    
Name : GÜLNUR
Surname : EKŞİ BONA
E-Mail : geksi@ankara.edu.tr
Phone Number : 203 31 11
Title : RESEARCH ASSISTANT
Unit : FACULTY OF PHARMACY
Department : Pharmacy Faculty
Personal Information

CURRICULUM VITAE

 

Name                                     : Gülnur

Surname                                : EKŞİ

Date of birth                         : 03.02.1981

Place of birth                        : Sinop

Mobile                                   : 0 544 320 96 25

E-mail                                     : gulnur_eksi@yahoo.com

 

EDUCATION

2013-2018                  : PhD, Ankara University, Pharmacy Faculty

                                      Pharmaceutical Botany Department

  Thesis: Investigations in Terms of Pharmaceutical Botany on Taxa Belonging to Brevispatha Section of Allium L. Genus Growing in Turkey.

2010-2013                  : Msc, Ankara University, Pharmacy Faculty

                                      Pharmaceutical Botany Department

  Thesis: A Morphological and Ethnobotanical Study on the Endemic Species of the (Sect. Allium) Allium L. in Turkey.

1999-2004                  : Undergraduate, Hacettepe University, Education Faculty,

                                      Biology (German)

1996-1999                  : Sinop Anatolian Teachers Training High School


Language                   : English (87.75

                                      German (83.75)

                                    

 

PUBLICATIONS


  1. EKŞİ G, KOYUNCU M, GENCLER ÖZKAN AM (2016) Allium ekimianum: a new species (Amaryllidaceae) from Turkey. PhytoKeys, 62: 83–93. Corresp.Auth.

DOI:  http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/phytokeys.62.7796

  1. EKŞİ G, KOYUNCU M, BONA M (2015) Allium phanerantherum subsp. involucratum (Amaryllidaceae), a new subspecies from Turkey. Bangladesh J. Plant Taxon. 22(2): 143-146. Corresp. Auth.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3329/bjpt.v22i2.26076

  1. KOYUNCU M, EKŞİ G, GENÇLER ÖZKAN AM (2015) Vinca ispartensis (Apocynaceae), a New Species from Turkey. Annales Botanici Fennici, 52: 340-344. Corresp.Auth. 

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5735/085.052.0511

  1. DUMAN H, EKŞİ G, ÖZBEK F (2017) Two new species of Allium L. Sect. Allium (Amaryllidaceae) from Turkey, Plant Systematics and Evolution, 303:1271-1291.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00606-017-1437-4

  1. BAKAR F, EKŞİ G (2017) Camellia sinensis L. Demirezer Ö, Ersöz T, Saraçoğlu İ, Şener B, Köroğlu A, Yalçın FN (eds.), In: FFD Monografları: Bitkiler ve Etkileri, 209-217.    

 

  1. FIRAT M, KOYUNCU M, EKŞİ G (2018). Allium pervariensis, sect. Allium (Amaryllidaceae),a new species from Siirt Turkey. Plant Biosystems, 1-6.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/11263504.2016.1271051

  1. EKŞİ G (2018) Botanical Art in Turkey From Past to Present. Travellers in Ottoman Lands: The Botanical Legacy, Archaeopress Publishing, Oxford, UK, p. 275-288.

 

  1. GÜNER, A., KANDEMİR, A., MENEMEN, Y., YILDIRIM, H., ASLAN, S., EKŞİ, G., GÜNER, I.,ÇİMEN, A.Ö. (eds.) (2018). Resimli Türkiye Florası, Cilt 2. ANG Vakfı Nezahat Gökyiğit Botanik Bahçesi Yayınları. İstanbul. ISBN: 978-605-67172-3-9

 

  1. EKŞİ G, KURBANOĞLU S, ÖZKAN S Fortification of Functional And Medicinal Beverages with Botanical Products and Their Analysis. Emerging Trends and Developments In Beverage Science, Functional and Medicinal Beverages, volume 11. Esevier (in press).

 

PROJECTS

·       Investigations on Anticancer Activities of Allium L. Species (Sect. Brevispatha) Grown in Turkey, Project Coordinator (2016-2017). Coordinatorship of Scientific Research Project (BAP), Project number: 16H0237012, Ankara University.

·       Plants from the Woods and Forests of Chile (2008-2015). Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh, UK.

 

AWARDS

·       2017- CBHL Award for Excellence in Botanical Art and Illustration for Botanical Literature.

 

·       2015- Gold Medal. Plants from the Woods and Forest of Chile. Royal Horticultural Society (RHS), London, UK.

·       2013- Gold Medal. Plants from the Woods and Forest of Chile. Royal Horticultural Society (RHS), London, UK.

·       2012- Gold Medal. Plants from the Woods and Forest of Chile. Royal Horticultural Society (RHS), London, UK.

·       2012- Best Poster Award. Allium tuncelianum (Amaryllidaceae) Türü Üzerine Morfolojik ve Etnobotanik Bir Çalişma (Sect. Allium). XX. Bitkisel İlaç Hammaddeleri Toplantısı (BİHAT), Antalya, 10th-13th October.

·       2010- Gold Medal. Plants from the Woods and Forest of Chile. Royal Horticultural Society (RHS), London, UK.

·       2010- Gold Medal. Plants from the Woods and Forest of Chile. Botanical Images of Scotia (BISCOT), Edinburgh, UK.

·       2009- Silver Gilt Medal. Plants from the Woods and Forest of Chile. Botanical Images of Scotia (BISCOT), Edinburgh, UK.

 

SCHOLARSHIPS

1.     SIBBALD Trust, Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (6 months), 1st October-10th March, 2015.

2.     TÜBİTAK, 2214/ Doctoral Research Scholarship (6 months), 14th March-27 September, 2015.

 

ORAL PRESENTATIONS

  1. EKŞİ G (2013) A Morphological Study on the Endemic Species of Allium L. (Sect. Allium) in Turkey 8. PLOSWA (Plant Life of Southwest Asia), Edinburgh, Scotland.
  2. EKŞİ G (2016) Bilimsel Bitki Resmi ve Farmasötik Botanik Uygulamalardaki Tamamlayıcı Rolü. XXI. Bitkisel İlaç Hammaddeleri Toplantısı (BİHAT), Antalya, 31 Ağustos-5 Eylül.
  3. EKŞİ G (2017) Botanical Art in Anatolia (Turkey) From Past to Present. Travellers in Ottoman Lands The Botanical Legacy. Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, 13–14 April.
  4. EKŞİ G (2017) The Effects of the Berlin-Baghdad Railway on the Vegetation in Anatolia. After the Wildly Improbable, Berlin, 15-16 September.
  5. EKŞİ G, KOYUNCU M, DUMAN H, GENÇLER ÖZKAN AM (2018) Morphologic Revision of Four Allium L. Species in Turkey. 12th ISOPS (International Symposium on Pharmaceutical Sciences), Ankara, Turkey, 26-29 June.

 

 POSTER PRESENTATIONS

  1. EKŞİ G, KOYUNCU M (2013) A Morphological Study on the 13 Local Endemic Species of Allium L. (Sect. Allium) in Turkey. XIV. OPTIMA Meeting, Palermo, Italy, 9-15 September.
  2. EKŞİ G, KOYUNCU M (2013) A Morphological Study on the Endemic Species of Allium L. (Sect. Allium) in Turkey. 8. PLOSWA (Plant Life of Southwest Asia), Edinburgh, Scotland, 1-6 July.
  3. EKŞİ G, KOYUNCU (2012) Comparative Study Of Morphological Characters Of Two Local Endemic Allium Species (Sect. Allium). 11th ISOPS (International Symposium on Pharmaceutical Sciences), Ankara, Turkey, 26-29.
  4. EKŞİ G, BAKAR F, BONA M, CEYDA SİBEL KILIÇ, GENÇLER ÖZKAN AM (2014) A New Endemic Subspecies of Allium phanerantherum (Amaryllidaceae) From Turkey and its antiproliferative effects on MCF-7 Human Breast Cancer Cell Line, 23th Italo-Latinamerican Asian & African Congress of Ethnomedicine, Marsala, (Italy) September, 7-12.
  5. ÖZKAN AM, ARITULUK ZC, EKŞİ G (2013). Medicinal and Refreshing Herbal Teas Commonly Used in Turkey. Emirates Journal of Food Agriculture. Antalya,1-4 Kasım
  6. DELİMUSTAFAOĞLU FG, EKŞİ G, GÖGER G, KILIÇ CS, DEMİRCİ B, BAŞER KHC (2014) Composition of Volatile Oil of Roots of Ferulago sandrasica Pesmen & Quézel (Apiaceae) Growing in Turkey and Determination of its Antibacterial Properties with Biautography Method. 45th ISEO International Symposium on Essential Oils, 7-10 Eylül.
  7. EKŞİ G, YILMAZ G, GENÇLER ÖZKAN AM (2017) Türkiye’de yetişen Brevispatha Valsecchi. seksiyonuna ait Allium L. türlerinin anatomik özellikleri, 3. Uluslararası İlaç ve Eczacılık Kongresi, İstanbul, 26-29 Nisan.
  8. EKŞİ G, AKALIN ÇİFTÇİ G, GENÇLER ÖZKAN AM (2017) Türkiye’de yetişen Brevispatha Valsecchi. seksiyonuna ait Allium L. türlerinin MCF-7 insan meme kanseri hücreleri üzerine antiproliferatif etkileri, 3. Uluslararası İlaç ve Eczacılık Kongresi, İstanbul, 26-29 Nisan.
  9. EKŞİ G, KOYUNCU M (2012) Allium tuncelianum (Amaryllidaceae) Türü Üzerine Morfolojik ve Etnobotanik Bir Çalişma (Sect. Allium). XX. Bitkisel İlaç Hammaddeleri Toplantısı (BİHAT), Antalya, 10-13 Ekim.
  10. EKŞİ G, PINAR NM, ŞİMŞEK D, KOYUNCU M, GENÇLER ÖZKAN AM (2016) Brevispatha Valsecchi Seksiyonu’na Ait Allium L. (Amaryllidaceae) Türlerinin Tohum ve Polen Morfolojisi. XXI. Bitkisel İlaç Hammaddeleri Toplantısı (BİHAT), Antalya, 31 Ağustos-5 Eylül.
  11. YILMAZ G, EKŞİ G, DEMİRCİ B, DEMİRCİ F (2016) Doğadan Toplanan ve Aktarlarda Satılan Rhus coriaria L. (Sumak) Meyvelerinin Sabit Yağ Bileşimlerinin ve Antimikrobiyal Etkilerinin Karşılaştırması. XXI. Bitkisel İlaç Hammaddeleri Toplantısı (BİHAT), Antalya, 31 Ağustos-5 Eylül.
  12. EKŞİ G, AKALIN ÇİFTÇİ G, GENÇLER ÖZKAN AM (2018) Comparative study of anticancer activities of Four Allium L. species extracts against MCF-7 cells. 12th ISOPS (International Symposium on Pharmaceutical Sciences), Ankara, Turkey, 26-29 June.

 

SYMPOSIUM/WORKSHOP ORGANISATION COMMITTEE

1.     10th International Symposium on Pharmaceutical Sciences (ISOPS-10), Social Committee, 26th -29th June, 2012, Ankara, Turkey.

2.     19th EAFP Annual Conference, 2013 (European Association Faculties of Pharmacy), Social Committee, 16 th-18 th May, 2013, Ankara, Turkey.

3.     8. PLOSWA (Plant Life of Southwest Asia), Social Committee, 1th-6th July, 2013, Edinburgh, UK.

4.     XX. Bitkisel İlaç Hammaddeleri Toplantısı (BİHAT), Social Committee, 10th-13th October, 2012, Antalya, Turkey.

5.     12th International Symposium on Pharmaceutical Sciences (ISOPS-10), Social Committee, Ankara (Turkey), 26-29 June, 2018

 

SEMINARS

·       Botanical Illustration, International Cyprus University, 2016, Girne, Cyprus.

·       Chilean Plants and Botanical Illustration, 2016, Santiago, Chile.

·       Aspalathus linearis and Its Importance, Ankara University, Pharmacy Faculty, 2014, Ankara, Turkey.

·       Paullinia cupana (Guarana) and Its Importance, Ankara University, Pharmacy Faculty, 2014, Ankara, Turkey.

·       Angiosperm Phylogeny Group and Genus Allium L. Ankara University, Pharmacy Faculty, 2011, Ankara, Turkey.

·       Botanical Illustration, Ankara University, Pharmacy Faculty, 2010, Ankara, Turkey.

 

LECTURESHIP

1.     Pharmaceutical Botany Laboratory Application (in English), Near East University, 2013, Lefkoşa, Cyprus.

  

OTHER ACTIVITIES

2009-2016     : Botanical Art Courses at Ankara University (ANKUSEM), Ankara, Turkey.

2009-2016    : Botanical Art Exhibitions at Ankara University, Ankara,      Turkey.

2015 : Botanical Art Exhibition. 70th Anniversary of Ankara University,  Ankara, Turkey.

2002-2005: Ali Nihat Gökyiğit Foundation (ANG) Botanical Illustration Art Courses, Boğaziçi University, İstanbul, Turkey.

 

 Scientific Society Membership

Phytotherapy Association

Nature Association

Biologist Association

Flora Association