ASSOC.PROF.DR. EMRE KESKİN    
Name : EMRE
Surname : KESKİN
E-Mail : keskin@ankara.edu.tr
Phone Number : 0(312) 596 17 22
Title : ASSOC.PROF.DR.
Unit : FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE
Department : Department of Fisheries / Evlutionary Genetics Laboratory (eGL)
Personal Information

EDUCATION

PhD: Ankara University Biotechnology Institute (May 2013)

Thesis Title: DNA Barcoding Commercially Important Aquatic Species of Turkey

MSc: Ankara University Biotechnology Institute (August 2007)

Thesis Title: Correlation of Phylogenetic Relationships in Terms of Morphologic and Genetic Diversity among Mullidae Species in Turkish Ichtyofauna

BSc: Ankara University Agricultural Faculty (June 2005)

 

RESEARCH AREAS

DNA Barcoding, eDNA, Evolutionary Genetics, Phylogenetics, Population Genetics


INTERNATIONAL PUBLICATIONS

Keskin E, Ünal EM, Atar HH. 2016. Detection of rare and invasive freshwater fish species using eDNA pyrosequencing: Lake Iznik ichthyofauna revised. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology. 67: 29-36.

Keskin E. 2016. Molecular Evidence for the Predation of Critically Endangered Endemic Aphanius transgrediens from the Stomach Contents of World Wide Invasive Gambusia affinis. Mitochondrial DNA Part A. 27(2): 1210–1215.

Doğaç E, Ağdamar S,  Keskin E, Tarkan AS, Yapıcı S, Acar Ü. 2015. Mitochondrial genetic variations of an introduced freshwater fish, goldfish Carassius auratus at the frontier between Europe and Asia (western Anatolia, Turkey): proximity to Europe rather than East Asia? Mitochondrial DNA. (DOI: 10.3109/19401736.2014.1003820).

Keskin E, Koyuncu CE, Genç E. 2015. Molecular Identification of Hysterothylacium aduncum specimens isolated from commercially important fish species of Eastern Mediterranean Sea using mtDNA cox1 and ITS rDNA gene sequences. Parasitology International. 64: 222-228

Ağdamar S, Tarkan AS, Keskin E, Top N, Doğaç E, Baysal Ö, Emiroğlu Ö. 2015. The role of environmental factors and genetic diversity on colonization success of a non-native fish, Lepomis gibbosus from western part of Turkey. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology. 58: 195-203.

Keskin E. 2014. Detection of invasive freshwater fish species using environmental DNA survey. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology. 56: 68-74.

Keskin E, Tok CV, Hayretdağ S, Çiçek K, Ayaz D. 2013. Genetic Structuring of Pseudopus apodus (Pallas, 1775) (Sauria:Anguidae) in North Anatolia, Turkey. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology. 50: 411-418.

Keskin E, Atar HH. 2013. DNA Barcoding Commercially Important Fish Species of Turkey. Molecular Ecology Resources. 13(5):788-97.

Keskin E, Atar HH. 2013. DNA Barcoding: Molecular Identification Using Mitochondrial COI Gene. Turkish Journal of Scientific Reviews. 6(2): 01-08.

Keskin E, Hayretdağ S, Çiçek K, Ayaz D, Tok CV. 2013. Genetic Structuring of Anguis fragilis (L., 1758) inhabiting in the North of 40° North Latitude in Turkey. Mitochondrial DNA. 24(5): 565-576.

Keskin E, Atar HH. 2013. DNA Barcoding Commercially Important Aquatic Invertebrates of Turkey. Mitochondrial DNA. 24(4): 440-450.

Keskin E, Ağdamar S, Tarkan AS. 2013. DNA Barcoding Common Non-Native Freshwater Fish Species in Turkey: Low Genetic Diversity but High Population Structuring.  Mitochondrial DNA. 24(3): 276-287.

Keskin E., Atar, H.H., 2012. Molecular Identification of Fish Species from Surimi Based Products Labelled as Alaska Pollock. Journal of Applied Ichthyology. 28: 811-814.

Keskin  E.,  Atar,  H.H.,  2012.  Genetic  Structuring  of  European  Anchovy  (Engraulis encrasicolus)  Populations  through Mitochondrial DNA  Sequences.  Mitochondrial  DNA. 23(2): 62–69.

Keskin,  E.,  Atar,  H.H.,  2012.  Determination of  Genetic  Variation  Among  Blue  Crab (Callinectes  sapidus)  Popuations  Along  Mediterranean  Coast  of  Turkey  Using  COI Sequences. Fisheries Sciences. 6(2): 125-131. (in Turkish with English Abstract)

Keskin, E., Atar, H.H., 2011. Genetic divergence of Octopus vulgaris species in the eastern Mediterranean. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology. 39: 277-282.

Keskin, E., Atar, H.H., 2011. Species Identification in Processed Squid Products through Cytochrome Oxidase I Gene Sequences. GIDA (Journal of Food). 36(6):343-348. (in Turkish with English Abstract)

Keskin E, Can A. 2009. Phylogenetic Relationships among Four Species and a Sub-species of Mullidae Based on Mitochondrial Cytochrome b, 12S rRNA and Cytochrome oxidase II Genes. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology. 37: 653-661.

 

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS ABSTRACTS & SYMPOSIUM PUBLICATIONS

Türker A, Genç E, Keskin E, Ağdamar S, Ünal EM, Giannetto D. 2016. DNA Barcoding of Sea Cucumber Species Holothuria tubulosa, Synapta reciprocans and Holothuria sanctori in Gökova Bay (Muğla, Turkey). SEAB 2016: Symposium on EuroAsian Biodiversity, 23-27 May, Antalya Turkey.

Türker A, Genç E, Keskin E, Ağdamar S, Ünal EM, Giannetto D. 2016. “Use of DNA Barcoding methods to study Sea Sponges Species Biodiversity in Gökova Bay (Mugla, Turkey)”. SEAB 2016: Symposium on EuroAsian Biodiversity, 23-27 May, Antalya Turkey.

Keskin E. 2016. Functional Genomics in Gilthead Seabream and European Seabass Aquaculture. The Second Course on Development of Sustainable Aquaculture for Middle East, 13 January, Antalya, Turkey (Invited Speaker).

Keskin E. 2015. Genomic advances in trout aquaculture: current and future approaches. The First Course On Development Of Sustainable Aquaculture For Central Asia, 9 December, Antalya Turkey (Invited Speaker).

Keskin E. 2015. Detection of invasive/endangered aquatic species using eDNA. Environmental DNA Working Group Meeting, 7-8 September, Bangor, United Kingdom.

Keskin E. 2015. Determination of Trophic Networks in Freshwater Systems using eDNA. Environmental DNA Working Group Meeting, 7-8 September, Bangor, United Kingdom.

Keskin E. 2015. Environmental DNA as a Tool to Monitor Aquatic Species:

Recent Advances. CEFAS Seminars, 29 July, Lowestoft, England.

Keskin E. 2014. Environmental DNA Surveillance for Invasive Freshwater Fish Species. COST Action TD1209: ALIEN Challenge Meeting, 2-3 November, Antalya, Turkey.

Keskin E. 2014. On the Trace of Topmouth Gudgeon: Could eDNA Simplify the Monitoring Process? FABA2014: International Symposium on Fisheries and Aquatic Science, 25-27 September, Trabzon, Turkey.

Keskin E, Atar HH. 2014. Application of DNA Barcoding in Ichthyology to Determine Intraspecific Genetic Distance. FABA2014: International Symposium on Fisheries and Aquatic Science, 25-27 September, Trabzon, Turkey.

Ünal EM, Keskin E. 2014. Using Rbcl and Matk as DNA Barcode Loci for Species Level Molecular Identification of Invasive Myriophyllum aquaticum. FABA2014: International Symposium on Fisheries and Aquatic Science, 25-27 September, Trabzon, Turkey.

Ağdamar S, Tarkan AS, Keskin E. 2014. Mitochondrial genetic variations in Eastern mosquitofish, Gambusia holbrooki introduced to western Anatolia, Turkey: proximity to Europe rather than North America? The 5th Iberian Congress of Ichthyology, 24-27 June, Lisbon, Portugal.

Keskin E. 2014. Monitoring Freshwater Fish Species Using Environmental DNA. AQUA CYPRUS 1st International Symposium on Aquatic Sciences and Technology, 15-17 May, Girne, Northern Cyprus.

Keskin E. 2014. Molecular Identification of Prey Species from Stomach Contents of the Angler (Lophius piscatorius). AQUA CYPRUS 1st International Symposium on Aquatic Sciences and Technology, 15-17 May, Girne, Northern Cyprus.

Ünal EM, Keskin E. 2014. Determination of DNA Barcoding Success Using rbcL, matK and trnH-psbA Genes in Identification of Stuckenia pectinata. AQUA CYPRUS 1st International Symposium on Aquatic Sciences and Technology, 15-17 May, Girne, Northern Cyprus.

Koyuncu CE, Keskin E, Genç E, Taşkın S. 2014. Intragenic Variation of Anguillicola crassus isolated from the European Eel (Anguilla anguilla) sampled from the Ceyhan River, Turkey. AQUA CYPRUS 1st International Symposium on Aquatic Sciences and Technology, 15-17 May, Girne, Northern Cyprus.

Keskin E, Genç E, Ünal EM. 2013. Identification of Anisakis simplex using DNA Barcoding. EAS Aquaculture Europe 2013, 9-12 August, Trondheim, Norway.

Ağdamar S, Tarkan AS, Top N, Keskin E, Doğaç E. 2013. The Role of Environmental Factors and Genetic Differentiation on Colonization Success of a Non-Native Fish, Lepomis gibbosus in Turkey. The First International Fisheries Symposium in Northern Cyprus, 24-27 March, Girne

Genç,  E.,  Keskin,  E.  2012.  Philometra  lateolabracis  (Nematoda:  Philometridae)  in Epinephelus costae (Osteichthyes, Serranidae): First Molecular Identification of the Histozoic Parasite from Iskenderun Bay, Northeast Mediterranean Sea. Aqua 2012 Global Aquaculture Conference, 01-05 September, Prague, Czech Republic.

Keskin, E., Atar, H.H. 2012. DNA Barcoding the Scyphozoa. Marine Biotechnology and Genomics Workshop, 24-25 Mayıs, Bodrum, Turkey

Keskin, E., Atar, H.H., 2011. DNA barcoding approach in diversification of species from genus  Loligo.  European  Biotechnology  Congress,  28  September-01  October,  İstanbul, Turkey

Agdamar, S., Keskin, E., Tarkan, A.S. 2011. The Genetic Characterization of Common Non-Native Species in Turkey. The Fisheries Society of the British Isles 2011 Annual International Conference, Fish Diversity and Conservation: Current state of knowledge, 18- 22 July, Bournemouth, United Kingdom

Keskin, E., Agdamar, S., Tarkan, A.N. 2011. Identifying non-native fish species (Carassius auratus and Carassius gibelio) from Turkish inland waters through mitochondrial genes. The Fisheries Society of the British Isles 2011 Annual International Conference, Fish Diversity and Conservation: Current state of knowledge, 18-22 July, Bournemouth, United Kingdom

Keskin,  E.,  Atar,  H.H.  2011.  DNA  Barcoding  in  Identification  of  Raw  and  Smoked Salmonid  Products.  V.  International  Conference  Aquaculture  &  Fishery,  01-03  June, Belgrade, Serbia

Keskin, E., Atar, H.H. 2011. Phylogenetic Relationship Among Intensively Farmed Carp Species Through DNA Barcodes. V. International Conference Aquaculture & Fishery, 01-03 June, Belgrade, Serbia

Keskin, E., Atar, H.H. 2011. Identification of Processed Seafood Through Mitochondrial DNA Sequences: Canned Tuna Case. The International Congress on Bioinformatics and Biomics, 18-22 May, Kuşadası, Turkey

Keskin, E., Atar, H.H. 2011. Complete Sequence of Mosquitofish (Gambusia affinis) Mitochondrial Genome. The International Congress on Bioinformatics and Biomics, 18-22 May, Kuşadası, Turkey

Keskin, E. 2010. DNA Barcoding Charybdis hellerii: An Invasive Crustacean from Mediterranean Sea. New Approaches for Assessing the Impacts of Non-native Freshwater Fishes in the Mediterranean Region Workshop, 26-29 October, Muğla, Turkey

Keskin,  E.  2010.  Comparison  of  fish  tissue  storage  methods  for  DNA  extraction  in phylogenetic studies. Evolutionary    Genomics,       MolPhy-2,       International    Molecular Phylogenetics Symposium, 18-21 May, Moscow, Russia

Keskin, E., Atar, H.H., Can, A. 2008. Phylogenetic relationship among Mullidae species in Turkish ichthyofauna. 13th International Biotechnology Symposium & Exhibition, 12-17 October, Dalian, China

Yavuzcan, H., Keskin, E. 2008. Could the plasma electrolytes in sea bream (Sparus aurata) and sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax) be welfare indicators? COST 867 Wellfish Meeting, 15- 17 April, Krakow, Poland

  

NATIONAL PUBLICATIONS

Keskin E, Atar HH. 2011. Genetic Assessment of Lessepsian Bio-Invasion. Yunus Research Bulletin, 2011(2): 7-14.

Keskin E, Atar HH. 2011. Relationship among Aquaculture and Natural Fish Reserves. Journal of Agricultural Engineering, 356: 4-9.

Keskin E, Alçiçek Z. 2008. Aquatic Bio-Invasion. Journal of Agricultural Engineering. 350: 24-27.

Alçiçek Z, Keskin E. 2008. Dolphins. Journal of Agricultural Engineering. 350: 54-56.

 

NATIONAL CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS ABSTRACTS & SYMPOSIUM PUBLICATIONS

Ünal EM, Genç MA, Atar HH, Keskin E. 2016. Identification of Ulva lactuca L. Using DNA Barcoding as a Molecular Tool. Turkish Marine Sciences Conference. 31 May-3 June, Ankara.

Aygen T, Genç E, Genç MA, Keskin E. 2016. Identification of Patella caerulea Using DNA Barcoding as a Molecular Tool. Turkish Marine Sciences Conference. 31 May-3 June, Ankara.

Keskin E. 2016. eDNA MetaBarcoding in Biodiversity Studies. II. Fisheries Workshop. 24-25 May, Balıkesir.

Keskin E. 2016. Next Generation eDNA Metabarcoding Studies in Turkey for Monitoring Target Species. Workshop on Risk Assessment Tools in Aquatic Species. 28-29 April, Düzce.

Ünal EM, Kaynar S, Atar HH, Keskin E. 2016. Identification of Invasive Fish Species from Upper Sakarya Basin using Environmental DNA. Workshop on Risk Assessment Tools in Aquatic Species. 28-29 April, Düzce.

Keskin E. 2015. Biodiversity v3.5. Genomics in Aquaculture Workshop. 11-13 November, Antalya (Invited Speaker).

Keskin E, Ünal EM, Kaynar S. 2015. Ancient (e)DNA in Aquaculture. Genomics in Aquaculture Workshop. 11-13 November, Antalya.

Ünal EM, Keskin E. 2015. Past, Present and Future in Plant Environmental DNA and DNA. Genomics in Aquaculture Workshop. 11-13 November, Antalya.

Kaynar S, Keskin E. 2015. Bacterial Identification from In Vitro Environment Usind DNA Analysis. Genomics in Aquaculture Workshop. 11-13 November, Antalya.

Ünal EM, Atar HH, Keskin E. 2015. Detection of Phragmites australis usind DNA Barcoding. XII. National Ecology and Environment Symposium. 14-17 September, Muğla, Turkey.

Kaynar S, Yağız S, Bekcan S, Yavuzcan H, Keskin E. Detection of Dominant Bacteria Species from Aquaponic Systems using Environmental DNA. XII. National Ecology and Environment Symposium. 14-17 September, Muğla, Turkey.

Ünal EM, Atar HH, Keskin E. 2015. Identification of Caulerpa racemosa (Forsskål) J. Agardh Populations in Aegean Sea and Determination of Phylogenetic Relationship Using DNA Barcoding. 18. National Fisheries and Aquaculture Symposium. 1-4 September, İzmir, Turkey.

Ünal EM, Keskin E. 2015. Determination of Identification Success of matK, rbcL, trnH-psbA ve ITS in DNA Barcoding of Lemna trisulca L. 18. National Fisheries and Aquaculture Symposium. 1-4 September, İzmir, Turkey.

Kaynar S, Yavuzcan H, Keskin E. 2015. Determination of Dominant Bacterial Species in Trout, Carp and Sturgeon Hatchery using Environmental DNA (Best Presentation Award). 18. National Fisheries and Aquaculture Symposium. 1-4 September, İzmir, Turkey.

Keskin E. 2014. Species Level Identification from Aquatic Environments using Environmental DNA: Carassius gibelio Case. VI. National Limnology Symposium. 25-28 August, Bursa.

Ünal EM, Keskin E. 2014. Molecular Identification of Ceratophyllum submersum using DNA Barcoding. VI. National Limnology Symposium. 25-28 August, Bursa.

Ağdamar S, Tarkan AS, Keskin E. 2013. Gambusia holbrooki: Does Genetic Adaptation Explains the Success of Invasion? 17. National Fisheries Symposium. 3-6 September, İstanbul.

Meriç İ, Keskin E, Demir N. 2013. Evaluation of Tannin on GH and IGF- I Gene Expression Levels of the Common Carp (Cyprinus carpio L. 1758). 17. National Fisheries Symposium. 3-6 September, İstanbul.

Ağdamar S, Tarkan AS, Keskin E. 2013. Reason underlying the High Adaptation of and Invasive Species: Genetic Variation and Pseudorasbora parva case. National Workshop on Invasive Freshwater Species. 12-14 June, İstanbul.

Keskin E, Demir N, Fakıoğlu Ö, Balcı EÖ. 2012. Genetic Characterization of Aquatic macrophites. 5. National Limnology Symposium, 27-29 August, Isparta.

Keskin E, Atar HH. 2012. DNA Barcoding the Scyphozoa. Aquatic Biotechnology and Genomics Workshop, 24-25 May, Bodrum.

Bekcan S, Keskin E, Doğankaya L. 2012. Genetic Variation between Wild and Cultured Sea Bass (Dicentrarchus labrax) Populations in Turkish Marine Waters. Aquatic Biotechnology and Genomics Workshop, 24-25 May, Bodrum.

Keskin E. 2011. Molecular Identification of Fish Stomach Contents Using DNA Barcoding. 16. National Fisheries Symposium, 25-27 October, Antalya.

Ağdamar S, Keskin E, Tarkan AS. 2011. Genetic Characterization of Invasive Freshwater Fish Species in Muğla . 16. National Fisheries Symposium, 25-27 October, Antalya.

Keskin E. 2011. Identification of Shark Species in Turkey Using DNA Barcoding. 16. National Fisheries Symposium, 25-27 October, Antalya.

Keskin E, Atar HH. 2010. Using DNA Barcoding to Determine Genetic Relationship Among Species of the Genus Engraulisı. I. National Biotechnology and Molecular Biology Congress, 26-29 October, Antalya.

Keskin E. 2010. Determining phylogenetic relationship among species of Scombridae family from Turkish ichthyofauna using DNA barcodes. 20. National Biology Congress, 21-25 June, Denizli.

Ünal EM, Keskin E. 2010. Determination of Phylogenetic Relationship among Species from Oncorhynchus, Salmo and Salvelinus Genus (Salmonidae) using Mitochondrial Markers ATPase8 and ATPase6. 2. National Trout Symposium, 06-08 July, Karaman.

Keskin E, Atar HH. 2010. Mitochondrial DNA Based Phylogenetics of Three Main Genus from Subfamily Salmoninae. 2. National Trout Symposium, 06-08 July, Karaman.

Keskin E. 2010. Using Phylogenetics in Determination of Poisonous Fish Species. I. National Toxicology Symposium, 28-30 May, Erzurum.

Keskin E. 2010. Phylogenetic Relationship Among Endemic and Endangered Cyprinid Fish Species in Turkey Using Mitochondrial Cytochrome B (Best Presentation Award). 4. National Limnology Symposium, 04-06 August, Bolu.

Keskin E. 2010. Determination of Phylogenetic Relationship of some Species from Genus Potamogeton using DNA Sequence Analysis. 4. National Limnology Symposium, 04-06 August, Bolu.

Seçer S, Korkmaz AŞ, Dinçer C, Atar HH, Seçer FS, Keskin E. 2010. Sustainable Fisheries in Turkey. Technical Congress on Agriculture, 11-15 January, Ankara.

Keskin E. 2009. Using Mitochondrial Cytochrome b sequences in order to Determine Phylogenetic Relationship Among Species from Serranidae Family. XVI. National Biotechnology Congress, 13-16 December, Antalya.

Keskin E, San NO. 2009. Phylogenetic Analysis of Halophilic Bacteria Species Isolated from Salt Lake. XVI. National Biotechnology Congress, 13-16 December, Antalya.

Keskin E. 2009. Evolution of Fish Genomes. IX. National Ecology and Environment Congress, 7-10 October, Nevşehir.

Keskin E. 2009. Phylogenetic Analysis of Acipenseridae Biodiversity of Turkish Ichthyofauna. IX. National Ecology and Environment Congress, 7-10 October, Nevşehir.

Keskin E, Atar HH. 2009. Phylogenetic Analysis of Endemic Pearl Mullet of Turkey and Diversification in Cypriniformes. 15. National Fisheries Symposium, 01-04 July, Rize.

Atar HH, Bekcan S, Keskin E. 2008. Developing Hatchery Applications for Siberian Sturgeon Culture. National Sturgeon Workshop, 30-31 October, Samsun.

Yavuzcan H, Meriç İ, Ergönül B, Keskin E. 2008. Reference Values of Some Blood Parameters in Rainbow Trout. National Trout Symposium, 14-16 October 2008, Isparta.

 

SCIENTIFIC PROJECTS

 

Preventing Bio-Smuggling

Researcher

Ministry of Food Agriculture and Livestock (2017-2020)

 

DNA Barcoding Studies for Some Endemic or Commercially Important  Plant Species in Turkey

Researcher

Ministry of Food Agriculture and Livestock (2017-2020)

 

Developing New Genetic Tools for Bioassessment of Aquatic Ecosystems in Europe

Management Comitee Member

EU COST CA15219 (2016-2020)

 

A study of zooplankton fauna and phylogenetic analyses of Daphnia species in alpine lakes at Kackar and Aladaglar Mountain Ranges

Researcher

BAP (2016-2018)

 

The role of epigenetic mechanisms in understanding invasion success of a non-native species: investigation of inter-population differences in phenotypic plasticity along an invasion succession

Researcher

The Scientific and Technological Research Council Of Turkey (TUBİTAK) (2016-2019)

 

Establishing National Early Warning and Monitoring System for Available and Potential Non-native Freshwater Fish Species in Turkey: Determination of Target Species through Traditional and Molecular Methods, Risk Assessments of These Species and Developing a Web-based Database

Project Leader/Coordinator

The Scientific and Technological Research Council Of Turkey (TUBİTAK) (2015-2018)

 

Using Environmental DNA in Fish Biomass Prediction: Karataş Lake Case

Project Leader/Coordinator

Ministry of Food Agriculture and Livestock (2016-2018)

 

DNA Barcoding of Turkish Fish Species

Project Leader/Coordinator

Ministry of Food Agriculture and Livestock (2015-2018)

 

Identification of Holothuroidea Species using DNA Barcoding

Researcher

Muğla Sıtkı Koçman University Scientific Research Project (2015-2016)

 

Identification of Aquatic Sponges using DNA Barcoding

Researcher

Muğla Sıtkı Koçman University Scientific Research Project (2015-2016)

 

Developing Next Generation eDNA Barcoding Kit

Project Leader/Coordinator

Ministry of Science Industry and Technology (2015-2016)

 

Molecular Detection, Growth and Reproduction Biology of Cyprinus carpio (Common Carp), Tinca tinca (Tench), Atherina boyeri (Sandsmelt) and Carassius gibelio (Prussian Carp) Population in the Iznik Lake (Bursa, Turkey)

Researcher

BAP 15B0447001 (2015-2017)

European Information System for Alien Species

Management Committee Member

EU COST TD1209 (2014-2017)

 

eDNA Metabarcoding Approach in Determination of Invasive Freshwater Fish Species: Upper Sakarya Basin Case

Project Leader/Coordinator

The Scientific and Technological Research Council Of Turkey (TUBİTAK)  114R003 (2014-2017)

 

Investigation for the presence of parasite in Mediterranean mussel (Mytilus galloprovincialis)

Researcher

BAP 14H0447004 (2014-2015)

 

Determination of Phylogenetic Relationship among invasive Caulerpa racemosa populations in Aegean Sea using DNA Barcoding

Researcher

BAP 14H0447004 (2014-2015)

 

Evaluation of Acute Toxicity for Amitrase and Deltamethrin on Thyroid Hormone Receptors (TRs) of Rainbow Trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss Walbaum, 1792)

Researcher

The Scientific and Technological Research Council Of Turkey (TUBİTAK) 111O066 (2011-2012)

 

Description of Phylogenetic Differences Between Wild and Culture Populations of Gilthead Sea bream (Sparus aurata L.) and Sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax L.) in Turkey by DNA Sequences of Mitochondrial Gene Regions

Researcher

The Scientific and Technological Research Council Of Turkey (TUBİTAK) 108O482 (2008-2010)

 

The Effects of Sunflower Seed Meal Utilization as a Protein Source in Diets on Growth of Carp (Cyprinus carpio) and The Changes in Fatty Acids Profile and Meat Composition After Frozen Storage

Researcher

Ankara University Scientific Research Project (BAP) 08B4347007 (2007-2010)

 

Black Sea SCENE: Black Sea Scientific Network

Working Group Member

 EU FP7 (2005-2008)

 

 AWARDS & SCHOLARSHIPS & HONORS

Newton Fund & Royal Academy of Engineering Final Pitch Session,Third Place,  United Kingdom (2016)

Royal Academy of Engineering Leaders in Innovation (LiF) Fellowship, United Kingdom (2016)

Short Term Scientific Mission Funding (COST Action TD1209), 2015

Publication Incentive Award, TÜBİTAK (Turkish Scientific Technical Research Organization), 2015

Publication Incentive Award, Ankara University (2015)

Publication Incentive Award, TÜBİTAK (Turkish Scientific Technical Research Organization), 2014

Publication Incentive Award, Ankara University (2014)

Publication Incentive Award, Ankara University (2013)

Publication Incentive Award, Ankara University (2012)

Publication Incentive Award, Ankara University (2011)

Publication Incentive Award, Ankara University (2010)

Best Scientific Presentation Award, IV. National Limnology Symposium (2010)

Publication Incentive Award, TÜBİTAK (Turkish Scientific Technical Research Organization), 2008

Publication Incentive Award, Ankara University (2008)

Ankara University, Biotechnology Institute Scholarship, 2006.

Honour degree at Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture, Ankara University, 2005.

 

 ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES

UN IPBES Global Assessment on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services Expert (2016)

Scientific Advisory Board - Workshop on Risk Assessment Tools in Aquatic Species (2016)

Organizing Committee - Workshop on Risk Assessment Tools in Aquatic Species (2016)

Scientific Advisor - TÜBİTAK (Turkish Scientific Technical Research Organization), Bug Detective (Childrens’s Science Book) (2016)

Scientific Advisory Board – FABA 2016: International Symposium on Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences (2016)

Business Development Mentor - TÜBİTAK (Turkish Scientific Technical Research Organization) (2015)

Scientific Advisor - TÜBİTAK (Turkish Scientific Technical Research Organization), Pond and River (Popular Science Book) (2015)

Workshop Director – Genomics in Aquaculture Workshop, 11-13 November, Antalya, Turkey (2015)

Course Instructor – DNA Barcoding and Phylogenetic Analysis (2015)

IUCN Commission on Ecosystem Management (CEM) Member (2015 - )

IUCN Freshwater Fish Specialist Group (FFSG) Member (2015 - )

FSBI International Society for Fish Biology Member (2015 - )

Visiting Scientist – CEFAS, United Kingdom (2015)

Committee Member – National Scientific Committee on Fisheries Research Programs Evaluation Group (2015- )

Committee Member – National Scientific Committee on Genetic Resources of Aquatic Organisms (2015- )

Editorial Board Member -  Journal of Limnology and Freshwater Fisheries Research (2015- )

Course Instructor – Ankara University Biotechnology Institute “DNA Barcoding and Phylogenetic Analysis Techniques” (2014)

Editorial Board Member -  International Journal of Aquaculture and Fishery Sciences (2014-)

Editorial Board Member - Marine Molecular Biology and Ecology (2013- )

Editorial Board Member - Animal and Veterinary Sciences (2013- )

Regional Editor - Agricultural Segment (2013 - )

Peer Reviewer - International Journal of Genetics and Genomics (2013- )

Peer  Reviewer - Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries  (2013- )

Ankara University Agricultural Faculty Food Inspection Commission Member (2012- )

Ankara University Agricultural Faculty Research Assistants’ Representative (2010- )

Academic Advisor of Ankara University Agricultural Faculty Theatre Society (2010- )

I. Biotechnology Research and Career Days Organization Committee Member (2009)

Ankara University Agricultural Faculty Informatics Commission Member (2008- )

Academic Advisor of Ankara University Agricultural Faculty Underwater Society (2008- )

Head of Ankara University Agricultural Faculty Underwater Society (2005-2008)

Ankara University Biotechnology Institute Students’ Representative (2007-2008)

Member of Ankara University Student Council General Board (2007-2008)

Head of Ankara University Agricultural Faculty Student Groups (2005)

 

 TEACHING

 Evolutionary Genetics (Ankara University Biotechnology Institute)

Molecular Phylogenetics (Ankara University Biotechnology Institute)

Ichthyology (Ankara University Agricultural Faculty)

Biochemistry (Ankara University Agricultural Faculty)